We are so honored to have veteran music photographer, Jennifer Taylor, photographing our artists in The Dayton Underground Series this year! Here’s the latest beauties taken by Taylor for our Get Up! Get Down! show that went down at Jimmie’s Ladder 11 on July 15, 2017!

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The 2016 Best of Dayton Underground contest was a thrill from start to finish!

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The Dayton Underground Series: IndieWild show at Yellow Cab in Dayton was a phenomenal showcase of local indie music featuring Seth Canan & The Carriers, The Florals, and Sam At Eleven, and our Dayton Underground Series sponsors, Jennifer Taylor Photography and Dayton Music Scene on DATV captured it all for your enjoyment if you missed it or just need a refresher!

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Combining passionate songwriting and storytelling with soulful guitar licks and sensible grooves, ‘Rustbelt Renaissance’ is the newest album slated for release by Minster, Ohio natives, The Typical Johnsons, and this one should definitely be on your summer playlist of cool, new music!


As ‘Rustbelt Renaissance’ unfolds in your mind and really starts to sink in, you’ll be intrigued and inspired by the journey it takes you on!  Ranging from rowdy, roadtrip-worthy, heavy hitters like Genesis, Bear, and Have Heart to melodic, softer tunes like Saint Jennifer and the acoustic track Another Night Without You & Me”,  there’s a cool mix of Folk, Americana and Rock vibes on this album, layered with loads of attitude, harmony, relatable experiences, and emotional depth.   Read the rest of this entry »

fu-1-sybilka-storieFlying Underground is a Pop and Rock & Roll powerhouse from Cincinnati, Ohio featuring energetic riffs, sonically explosive guitars, and rebellious lyrics belted out with clarity, sweet melodies, and enough grit to get your engines revved up and ready to rock!

Coming up in just under 2 weeks, they’ll be burning down the stage at Blind Bob’s in Dayton as they hook up with local rockers, Me & Mountains, and this will be a blistering night of Rock & Roll that we really wish was here already!   

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15442361_643640449130575_1124652700580521978_nThe highly-anticipated new album, Missing Chapters, by Winchester Gray is set to be officially released this Friday at Oscar’s Bar in Vandalia, and folks had better clear their schedules for a night of musical delights!

 

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Music aficionados in Greater Cincinnati rallied to save a beloved radio station Tuesday morning, but it wasn’t enough to prevent the Northern Kentucky University Board of Regents from selling off its radio station WNKU.

Source: Northern Kentucky University selling WNKU radio station to religious broadcasting company – Story

Just about every artist knows how to set up a SoundCloud page, but what happens when you think you’re doing everything right and still no one is listening?!

Source: 7 Little Known Techniques On How To Get Your Music Heard — Omari MC

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The Dayton Underground Series is now accepting applications from all bands and solo artists interested in performing in our 2017 series. 

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Having this done to you is a paralyzing and incapacitating phenomenon. In one fell swoop it takes away your power as a woman and your right to consent.

Source: Dear Creepy Men of the Music Industry, Please Stop – Digital Music News

img_24481Late in 2016, in my final interview with Micah Carli of Popside Recording, we discussed how musicians can get the best results when recording their music at a studio.  It was a great discussion that started in the realm of Do’s and Don’t and ultimately became The Top 5 Habits You NEED For A Pro Recording Session!
Regardless of how recording technology changes or the music industry changes in the coming years, developing these 5 habits will help give you the best results possible!

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