All posts by Sam Koros

Jamie Baumgartner’s Introspective Glass City Flow

Turn up the volume on Toledo’s thriving hip-hop scene. Jamie Baumgartner, voted Toledo’s best hip-hop artist by City Paper readers, rocking Toledo listeners with autobiographical lyrical stylings for nearly a decade, has taken flight. Hip Hop Origins Baumgartner has been fascinated with hip-hop for as long as he can remember, with his first introduction to

Toledo Dreams in Sound: Making Toledo a musician’s paradise

An innovative studio space and collective in Downtown Toledo, invigorates the local music community. Dream Louder Music, founded by Ben Cohen, Sam Woldenberg and Lucas Madrazo, a group described by Cohen as, “Toledo natives who grew up together and played in a gazillion bands of all types.”