Music and Arts

Our year-end "best of" lists continue on with Radio Free Athens DJ Doug "Rat" Brooks.

Brooks shares some of his favorite albums of 2014, including releases by Shovels & Rope, Supernobody and Lydia Loveless.

"Aquabear 2015" will feature 24 bands from the Buckeye State
Columbus-based bluegrass band performs in WOUB's Studio A

WOUB Music Blog

Twenty local acts will perform at Casa Cantina, Tony's, Over Hang, Jackie O's
Athens singer-songwriter's picks include Beck, Angel Olsen
Donkey Coffee owner's picks include Ty Segall, Rosanne Cash, Sturgill Simpson

NPR Music


Dairy Barn will display exhibit Jan. 16-March 15
Opening reception scheduled for Oct. 10
"The Greatest Free Show on Earth" will take place in downtown Circleville
Global Excursions Concert will feature sounds and dances from around the world
Boston artist's work will be on display through Oct. 23
Jen Hirt and Paul Cockeram will read from their works on Oct. 16
Second annual event was held Oct. 4 at Hocking College
Photos from the annual all-nights arts festival, held Oct. 4