Cincinnati’s Next Big Band?

Author: Venues1  //  Category: Concert Series, Marketing, Music Venues, Promotions
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Where Do We Play?

Rick’s Tavern & Grille is the location of the 2011 Cincinnati’s Next Big Band contest. Rick’s Tavern is located in northern Cincinnati’s beautiful Fairfield area, just north of Tri-County Mall.

You can call us at 513-874-1992 or email us at

The actual address is 5955 Boymel Dr Fairfield, OH 45014 Click here to see a map and get directions

[Our very own Gary Brockman is the sound engineer for these shows, so come out and say: “Hi Gary B”]

When Do We Play?

Week 1
7pm: The J.D. Jackson Band
8pm: Sets the Sky
9pm: Tower of Silence
Week 2
7pm: Jukebox Junkies
8pm: Valhalla
9pm: Futile Devices
Week 3
7pm: The Redtone Sixes
8pm: My Radio Addiction
9pm: Hardcore Ritual
Week 4
7pm: The Trace Band
8pm: Lies…All Lies
9pm: The Billdozers
Week 5
7pm: Beauty From Ashes
8pm: Hydrashock
9pm: Bldg. No. 1
Week 6
7pm: Alias
8pm: Vifolly
9pm: Break 9
Week 7
7pm: The Jabs
8pm: Farehaven
9pm: Revelator
Week 8
7pm: Les Nessman
8pm: Party Face
9pm: Detimental
Week 9
7pm: Adolescents Deffered
8pm: Endless Chaos
9pm: Kentucky Myle
Week 10
7pm: Five One Three
8pm: Jimmy’s New Invention
9pm: Wolvesbeard
Semi-Finals 7pm:
Semi-Finals 7pm:
Semi-Finals 7pm:
Finals Competition 7pm:

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CNBB is a band contest hosted by Rick’s Tavern & Grille to allow any unsigned band the opportunity to play on stage and potentially win a paid gig, studio recording time, and management contract.


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Click the links and vote once a day at each voting location!

1. Jansport: SXSW Showcase – Austin, TX

VOTE LINK: Sonic bids

2. Converse: US Tour

VOTE LINK: Get Out Of The Garage

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Venues (i) Like – Indie Station

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Venues (i) Like – Indie Station

Please join in and add some great some great indie artist you know. I mainly want to add indie (unsigned) artist with the similar sound but there are a few artist that have now been signed and I still enjoy listening to them.

World Music Fest of Greater Cincinnati

Author: Venues1  //  Category: Concert Series, Marketing, Music Venues, Promotions

World Music Fest is back!

world music fest poster

Date of Event:
Saturday October 23, noon-11 pm:

2010 Schedule:
– Step-N-Out Studio (Dance demos and workshops) from noon – 2 pm

– Europa Cafe (European-style music featuring Michael Ronstadt, Sylvain Acher, Sasha Strunjas and Dennis O’Hagan) from 2-6 pm

– Artisans Enterprise Center (Asian Music and art featuring Nimi Kai, Mohenjo Daro, Ming Ke Trio, origami and henna) from 4-8 pm

Baker Hunt Art and Cultural Center (Mainstage featuring The Full Art Spectrum, Mayan Ruins with Zahara and Acarya)

Four venues in Covington host a weekend of International Music, Dance and Art featuring 16+ acts in a great celebration of diverse cultures and art forms. Discover a new world through the language of music – and travel around the globe right here on the streets of Covington. Proceeds benefit Covington Renaissance.

Downtown Covington, multiple venues

StrangeLove Tonight at the Cabana Club

Author: Venues1  //  Category: Concert Series, Marketing, Music Venues, Promotions

Come on by tonight, I’m working with Gary Brochman in the sound booth and PA system.  Bring your Hawaiian shirt cause its the CABANA baby! Strange Love to rock the house

Cabana on the River

7445 Forbes Road

Cincinnati, OH 45233-1014
(513) 941-7442

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Author: Venues1  //  Category: Concert Series, Marketing, Music Venues, Promotions

Music, kiddy games, food, carnival rides, fun games, yummy food, along with Texas hold’em and blackjack, split the pot, raffles and carnival rides and more. Additional parking at community center. Bring blankets and chairs. No coolers. Benefits Deer Park Park Board.

Days In The Park Flyer


Author: Venues1  //  Category: Band Members, Marketing, Music Venues, Promotions

Some images I posted on twitpic from rehearsal


Author: Venues1  //  Category: Band Members, Concert Series, Marketing, Music Venues

The guys are sounding awesome at rehearsal last week… these guys just have a great attitude and blend together as a band so well. You can come by and enjoy the show this Saturday at: Black Angus Burgers & Brews you can also find more info on my Facebook page (you’ll need to be logged into facebook to see)

rehearsal guitar

rehearsal pedal board

rehearsal guitar

Denim Road Playing

Author: Venues1  //  Category: Concert Series, Marketing, Music Venues, Promotions

For the best damn burgers anywhere and a great night of entertainment, Please come out and enjoy Denim Road with friends and some great food.

Denim Road Playing @ Black Angus Burgers & Brews
Saturday, May 08, 2010 from 8:00 PM – 11:30 PM (ET)
Cincinnati, OH

Event Brite (click here)


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