1:18 pm
Thu September 26, 2013

WNKU to Host Stage at Arnold's Bar & Grill for MPMF13

Cincinnati's Heavy Hinges play the WNKU Stage at Arnold's Bar & Grill Friday Night

Over 180 acts will perform on 16 stages throughout downtown Cincinnati and Over the Rhine during the 12th Annual Midpoint Festival this week, but we're especially fond of one stage in particular - the WNKU Stage at Arnold's Bar & Grill.

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2:19 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Midpoint Music Festival Kicks Off Thursday

The 2013 Midpoint Music Festival kicks off Thursday night and continues through Saturday with 185 bands performing on 16 stages throughout Over the Rhine and downtown Cincinnati.  There will be the better known bands headlining the bigger stages, of course.   The Head and the Heart, Grandfather Child, and Wussy - all bands you'll hear on WNKU - are playing the Main Stage at Washington Park.  

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Studio 89
12:07 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Tim Easton in Studio 89 on September 30th

Tim Easton is a Nashville, Tennessee-based American guitarist and singer-songwriter playing rock & roll, blues and folk. Raised in Akron, Ohio, Easton traveled abroad for some time stopping in London, Paris, Spain, Italy, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia, and Ireland before returning home to the US and joining the group The Haynes Boys.

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9:42 am
Mon September 23, 2013

WNKU Welcomes Leon Russell to Greaves Concert Hall


6:30 - Doors

7:30 - Alex Dezen


8:45 - Leon Russell


Convenient parking will be available for $3.00 in Lot I on NKU's campus.  Lot I is a short walk from the entrance to Greaves Concert Hall. 

Click here for directions and a map of NKU's campus.

Lot I is labeled with a blue dot on the map.  Greaves Concert Hall is located in the Fine Arts Building.   You'll find it labeled "FA" in the center of the map.


Two bars will serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages along with light snacks in the lobby until 9:30.  However, Northern Kentucky University policy does NOT ALLOW DRINKS OF ANY KIND TO BE TAKEN INTO THE THEATER.  We greatly appreciate your understanding.


Coat check is not provided.  However, a limited number of hangers and coat racks will be available for self-service.  Niether WNKU or Northern Kentucky University are responsible for items lost or stolen.


Leon Russell was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in March of 2011.  Three months later, he was inducted into the Singer Songwriters Hall of Fame.  Earlier that same year, he performed on the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards. 

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Studio 89
1:30 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Enter The Haggis in Studio 89 on September 23rd

Enter the Haggis is a Canadian Indie/Folk Rock world-fusion band based in Toronto, Canada. Comprised of members Brian Buchanan, Craig Downie, Trevor Lewington, Mark Abraham and Bruce McCarthy, ETH has been playing and recording since 1996. Their latest studio album, The Modest Revolution, is the band's tenth album.

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9:31 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

The Atomic Adams Bring Their New CD, "Jukebox Drawl" to Southgate House Revival

courtesy Adam Singer

The Atomic Atoms, a Cincinnati band bring an eclectic mix to their new CD, JUKEBOX DRAWL and will hold a release party this Friday at Southgate House Revival. The band’s music has been featured on TV shows including Jersey Shore, American Pickers and the 63rd Prime Time Emmy Awards. The band includes Adam Singer, his wife Abby (an NKU grad and music major) Tommy Cappel and various drummers.

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3:53 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

The Real Mary Peale LIVE from the Ohio River Throwdown this Saturday

Tedeschi Trucks Band


The inaugural Ohio River Throwdown kicks off this Saturday at Noon at Riverbend Music Center with three stages of live music all day long. 

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Studio 89
12:05 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Over the Rhine Kicks off Studio 89 on September 16th

We are no longer accepting reservations for the next Studio 89.  We have a full house! 

You will have received an e-mail by now if you made the cut off and have reservations.  Remember, WNKU members receive first priority for seating.  To become a contributing member of WNKU and get first shot at seating, visit our secure online pledge form.

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12:32 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

Over the Rhine to Launch Fall Season of Studio 89

Cincinnati's Over the Rhine

Studio 89 is back!  Over the Rhine kicks it off on Monday, September 16th.  The show will air weekly at 7:00 pm until the season finale on December 9th.  With support from Cincinnati’s “small big brand agency”, RED212, Studio 89 has become a flagship program for WNKU and one of the many reasons we've been voted “Best Radio Station” in Cincinnati by readers of CityBeat Magazine six of the last nine years.

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12:44 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

'We Grow Songs': Over The Rhine On Making Untamed Music

Over the Rhine is the married duo of Linford Detweiler and Karin Bergquist. The pair's new double album, Meet Me at the Edge of the World, is its 15th studio release.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Fri August 30, 2013 10:29 am

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