The Northerner

REVIEW: Day one of Midpoint Music Festival

Broken Social Scene closed out the Taft Theatre on night one of Midpoint Music Festival.

Cole Grecco, Arts & Life Editor

September 25, 2017

Food and beer trucks lined East 5th St., forming a barrier that separated Midpoint Music Festival from the rest of Cincinnati on Saturday night. Beyond the food trucks, lines of festival-goers sat against the outside wall of Taft Theatre and the Cincinnati Masonic Center, enjoying their glasses of Rhi...

GALLERY: WNKU showcases commitment to local music at MidPoint

Huntington hard rockers Ona put on an incredible performance for their fans at the WNKU stage at MidPoint Music Festival this year.

Michael Stegner, Contributor

September 27, 2016

Just slightly removed from the MidPoint Music Festival’s main stage, a smaller performance space was set up in the adjacent parking lot. The stage belonged to WNKU, a local radio station with a focus on showcasing music based out of the Greater Cincinnati region. WNKU sponsored one of four stages at...

Features Editor List: Top 10 bands to see at MidPoint

The Afghan Whigs, our Features editor's most highly anticipated band of MidPoint Music Festival.

Matt Spaulding, Features Editor

September 25, 2014

In honor of MidPoint Music Festival we asked our Arts & Life editor (John) and our Features editor (Matt) to write up their top ten must-see acts. Check out their choices and explanations below, and follow @northernermedia for their live Twitter coverage of MidPoint all weekend long! Read our Arts &a...

Arts & Life Editor List: Top 10 must-see bands at MidPoint Music Festival

Panda Bear, one of the lead singers of the influential group Animal Collective, was our Arts & Life editor's top pick for MidPoint Music Festival.

John Flaherty, Arts & Life Editor

September 25, 2014

In honor of MidPoint Music Festival we asked our Arts & Life editor (John) and our Features editor (Matt) to write up their top 10 must-see acts. Check out their choices and explanations below, and follow @northernermedia for their live Twitter coverage of MidPoint all weekend long! Read our Feature...

NKU grad student fronts MidPoint Music Fest veterans Saturn Batteries

Saturn Batteries' 2013 EP

Matt Spaulding, Features Editor

September 24, 2014

Thursday night, Sept. 25, on Christian Moerlein’s indoor stage, Brad Gibson and his band Saturn Batteries will make their fourth Midpoint Music Festival appearance. Gibson, the band’s singer and guitar player, is currently a teaching assistant for ENG 101 while studying English in graduate school he...

Real Estate to play free show at MidPoint Music Festival

The Ridgewood, New Jersey band has been playing large festivals all summer in support of their critically acclaimed album

John Flaherty, Arts & Life Editor

September 24, 2014

The popular indie dream rock band Real Estate will be playing a free happy hour show at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, on the MidPoint Midway Stage at MidPoint Music Festival. This is the first time the Brooklyn-based band has performed live in Cincinnati. “They were a band that we knew was doing reall...

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