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Get to know the talented musicians and community influencers in our backyard. Hear the stories that inspired them, the music that they play, and how they impact our world. Join us, and celebrate the local talent that lifts us all.

    New book on former Cleveland music venue Speak In Tongues details its lasting spirit

    New book on former Cleveland music venue Speak In Tongues details its lasting spirit

    Northeast Ohio journalist Eric Sandy is releasing an expanded version of an oral history he wrote in 2016 on the defunct Cleveland venue Speak In Tongues. The book will be released in July and details the significance and lasting impact of the underground club.

    • 9 min
    As Tri-C JazzFest returns to Playhouse Square, Cleveland's jazz scene looks for ways to thrive

    As Tri-C JazzFest returns to Playhouse Square, Cleveland's jazz scene looks for ways to thrive

    Tri-C JazzFest returns to Playhouse Square June 23-25. Some involved in the local scene say more can be done to unite larger events like this one with smaller venues to showcase Cleveland jazz year round.

    • 4 min
    Ravenna rapper Chanelle Kazadi on track to 'Make It Work' in music

    Ravenna rapper Chanelle Kazadi on track to 'Make It Work' in music

    Chanelle Kazadi is breaking barriers as a Black, gay and female rap artist in a male-dominated industry. Her latest album, "Make It Work," is climbing the charts on streaming platforms, and she's set to tour the album across the country this summer.

    • 5 min
    Indie rockers Spirit of the Bear release first music following new record deal

    Indie rockers Spirit of the Bear release first music following new record deal

    Spirit of the Bear formed in 2014 in the Youngstown area when its members were in high school. This past year the band signed a record deal and have begun to release new music.

    • 12 min
    Cleveland blues musician Taylor Lamborn emerges from pandemic with new band and live acoustic tracks

    Cleveland blues musician Taylor Lamborn emerges from pandemic with new band and live acoustic tracks

    The pandemic brought gig playing to a halt for many musicians, including Cleveland blues singer-songwriter Taylor Lamborn. But, that hiatus helped her find a new way to share music she mostly had kept to herself.

    • 4 min
    Cleveland blues musician Taylor Lamborn emerges from pandemic with new band and live acoustic tracks

    Cleveland blues musician Taylor Lamborn emerges from pandemic with new band and live acoustic tracks

    The pandemic brought gig playing to a halt for many musicians, including Cleveland blues singer-songwriter Taylor Lamborn. But, that hiatus helped her find a new way to share music she mostly had kept to herself.

    • 4 min

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