Venues

Where you can hear live music in and around Akron

Adopt-a-Bar: Big Al’s

by Leslie Shirley Nielsen Big Al's 847 Johnston St. Nestled on a hilly bend of Johnston Street in Akron's south side sits a potential goldmine. This is a quaint little area of our town that I like to cal...

Akron DIY

Fans connect firsthand with musicians in the Rubber City underground music scene words and photos by Kristina Aiad-Toss Deep down in the light-strung, graffiti-painted basement of an ordinary house, a crowd o...