Top 10 Films of 2016

Honorable Mentions: 10 Cloverfield Lane, Hell or High Water, Captain America: Civil War, Moana. A Monster Calls If you’re in the mood for a happy movie, then stay away from A Monster Calls. This guaranteed tear jerker tells the story of a young boy dealing with the impending death of his mother due to cancer.…

The Tigerlilies: Bringing Pop-Punk A Whole New Meaning

The Tigerlilies brings back the vibe and sound of many bands from the seventies and eighties, such as The Ramones and Cheap Trick. Brother’s of Cincinnati Pat and Steve Hennessy started the band which includes Brian Driscoll and Brendan Bogosian, have together formed the pop-punk band and have travelled around Ohio playing numerous shows; also…

Down and Dirty with “Vaureen”

Grunge inspired trio Vaureen grew up with the sound of the nineties to help them become what they are today. Their name is a play on words from the French word “le vaurien” which translates, roughly, to something no good or something deviant. Vaureen started as a duo of solely females, Andrea and Marianne, who met…

Austin, Texas’ Very Own: American Dreamer

American Dreamer’s Sasha Klare-Ayvazian first became aware of folk and classical music when he heard his roommate play along to the cello to a few of his songs during his freshman year at Oberlin College in Cleveland, Ohio. Sasha attempted to create this sound in American Dreamer’s self-titled EP released in 2014. He continued to keep this…