Parachute Musical

Parachute Musical

Parachute Musical has been around for nearly seven years, but the piano-based quartet didn’t hit its stride until moving from Washington DC to Nashville in 2007. In short order, vocalist/pianist Josh Foster, guitarist/vocalist Tim Gilbert and drummer Ben Jacoby found bassist Andrew Samples,…

The Right Now

The Right Now

Home is the feeling that bubbles up irrepressibly inside of you when you arrive exactly where you belong. Coincidentally, the feeling that you get when you listen to The Right Now is awfully similar.

The Right Now plays soul…

Where They Landed

Where They Landed

Where They Landed has earned the right to take its time venturing to wherever the members please. This Cincy seven-piece concocts slithering, slow-burn expanses that move from orbit to orbit, leaving a trail of flourishes behind in the process. (The trumpet and…

Michael Saranga

Michael Saranga

Michael SARANGA was formerly a singer with the beloved French band NOTA BENE, with which he recorded and released his first album "# 01" in 2000. In 2003, after more than one hundred concerts, radio and TV shows, the adventure ends with NOTA…

Thunderhawk

Thunderhawk

From the website Musical Family Tree...
My initial reaction after listening to Thunderhawk’s new album, Thunderhawk VI, was, “What the fuck was that?”

Josh Hall, leader and songwriter explained to me, “It really is a fake compilation of several bands…

stephaniesid

stephaniesid

"although generally referred to as an indie-pop band, their sound is actually far more complex and compelling than that genre label implies. starting off as a darkly bittersweet piano-bar duo (with chuck lichtenberger playing piano and stephanie morgan singing), the group has since expanded…

The Prohibitionists

The Prohibitionists

Clearly, The Prohibitionists are referencing a Rock epoch that occurred a good two decades before the members’ births, which is certainly nothing new. But The Prohibitionists channel the authentic Blues obsession of The Stones, Animals, Pretty Things and Kinks as passionately as they…

So Cow

So Cow

Brian Kelly's punchy, effusive Pop is one of the MidPoint calendar's most scintillating sonic confections. In “Laughing Disaster,” the So Cow mastermind croons, “Oh, life goes fast when having fun/And being young/And romance is on the cards,” with so much sweet charm that…

Slow Claw

Slow Claw

Don’t be fooled by the Mapquest location above — Slow Claw rose up from the ashes of Cincinnati’s own Junior Revolution and reconfigured into its current trio status (guitarist Rob Barnes, bassist Brian Miller, drummer Chris Denholm). The band’s debut album, last year’s…