Category

Venues

Where you can hear live music in and around Akron

5 posts

Bookmark?Remove?

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 call ‘Little West Virginia.’ I’ve referenc... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

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 of music-loving locals gathers within feet of a band ... More »

Bookmark?Remove?

Issue 2 Cover Story | ‘The State of The Scene’

-

Good, bad or ugly—digging into the Akron music scene cover story by Jenny Conn; photographs by Shane Wynn   It’s Friday night in mid-February at Jilly’s Music Room. Temps are single digits with a wind chill below zero, but the room is slowly filling. Smal... More »