Marcia O’Connor was enjoying life with her husband, Pat O’Connor, when he unexpectedly passed away on Dec. 27, 2016. The community joined Marcia in mourning her husband, grieving the loss of a small business icon, a beloved record store owner, and for many, a best friend. “I’m like Vincent van Gogh’s wife— when van Gogh
On the weekend of April 22nd and 23rd, The Bier Stube will host Toledo’s first true solo bassist showcase. This event is also a fundraiser for 4 Paws For Ability – a nonprofit organization that provides training for service dogs to help children with disabilities. “I wanted to do a bass show in Toledo because
For as long as I have been going to shows, from sold out arenas to a crowd of a mere 30 people, those small concerts have always been the most memorable. The opportunity to be that close to a favorable musician alone was enough to make me swoon. But most importantly, that connection of experiencing
Cincinnati-based The Almighty Get Down, just as their name suggests, bring the party wherever they play. On April 8th, they’ll grace the stage at the Ohio Theatre, performing along with The Overton Project and G-mac and The Soul Attack for the second annual Get On Up! Funk and Soul Review. Fronted by lead singer Willy
What is it about Cheap Trick that’s allowed this quartet to endure four plus decades? Could it be the simple combination of hooks, harmonies and fat riffs that easily makes them the greatest American power pop band still trodding the stage? Or is their enduring appeal found in the cartoonish approach to rock and roll
Their new release, “The Window Room Part 2; Lost In a Dream,” out March 17th, revisits some tracks from their debut album.