Mourning [A] BLKstar

RA Washington writer, composer, drum machines, electronicsJames Longs vocalistKyle Kidd vocalist, songwriterLatoya Kent vocalist, songwriterPete Saudek guitar, keysDante Foley drumsTheresa May trumpetWilliam Washington trombone Years Active 5 years Latest LP Release The Cycle (May 15, 2020) Favorite Local Artists? Muamin Collective - JL Crazy eight - WW The Katy - DF The Katy, Fresh Produce, Oregon … Continue reading Mourning [A] BLKstar

Nathan-Paul & The Admirables

Nathan-Paul Sax/Flute/ComposerTommy Lehman TrumpetZaire Darden DrumsMatthew Derubertis BassLucas Kadish Guitar (Current guitar player, but the chordal chair rotates throughout the year) Ghost Members: Chris Coles (sax), Russ G (Guitar), Mike Ode (Drums) Years Active 7 Latest / Upcoming Release New Single ‘Funk Me’ To Promote Our upcoming album ‘Funk Me’ Favorite Local Artists I’m More … Continue reading Nathan-Paul & The Admirables

Machine Listener

Members / Instruments Matthew Gallagher: Samplers, Sequencers, Synthesizers, Field Recording Years Active 2014 - present Latest Release Headfooter released on Unifactor Tapes Favorite Local Artists In my opinion you can’t really discuss Cleveland without talking about Akron, Kent, Dayton, Columbus, Cincinnati, Athens, and Oberlin. Ohio is one of the richest states for experimental and underground … Continue reading Machine Listener

Our Unseen Guest

Years Active 4 Latest Release Lost Flowers, released June 3, 2021 & In Spite of Everything, released April 3, 2021 Current Album on Repeat Discolicht by Tilly Electronics Currently Reading I’m reading a book of Greek myths and America by Baudrillard (at the recommendation of a friend). Favorite Venue to Perform Now That’s Class - … Continue reading Our Unseen Guest

Peachcurls

Years Active 6 as a solo artist Latest Release Right Now (single) & King Vitamin (single) Favorite Local Artists Kipp Stone, Smith Taylor, Tae Miles, Nuke Franklin, Blokhead Johnny, Will Cherry, Weswill Current Album on Repeat Even In Darkness by Dungeon Family Currently Reading Disney Animation: The Illusion Of Life Words of Wisdom Don’t wait on people or … Continue reading Peachcurls

Suitor

Chris Corsi instrumentation and productionEmma Shepard vocals and lyrics Years Active 1 year Latest / Upcoming Release "How Do I Know You're There" (single) released January 8, 2021 & Communion (Expanded Release) - Release Date TBD Favorite Local Artists Pleasure Leftists, Red Devil Ryders, Edwin Augustin, Jaite, Nature, Cruelster  Current Album on Repeat   Chris - The … Continue reading Suitor

Red Devil Ryders

Marty Brass Drums / PercussionCarter Luckfield Guitar / VoxAdam Spektor Bass /Vox Years Active Almost 3 Latest Release Pour Me Another One on Just Because Records Current Album on Repeat Clube Da Esquina - Milton Nascimento & Lo Borges Favorite Venue to Perform We’re a bit biased since we all work at The Happy Dog, but … Continue reading Red Devil Ryders

Spirit Of The Bear

James Harker vocals, guitar, productionDanny Svenson synths/keys, productionEthan Schwendeman synthsJamie Vitullo drumsMike Perorazio bass Years Active 5 with our current lineup Latest Release Just released a self-titled LP in January! Favorite Local Artists our fave Ohio bands are Harbour and Sylmar (both from Cincinnati), who we were planning a big tour with before COVID cancelled … Continue reading Spirit Of The Bear