And so, the Highland Square Neighboorhood Association delivered yet another busy day for Akron. Porchrokr 2019 was the eighth installment of the annual festival, which has come a long way since its modest beginnings. According to a report by the Akron Beacon Jorunal, the festival tallied over 15,000 attendees last year. That is a tenfold […]
The WonderBus Music & Arts Festival is Columbus’s first annual music festival featuring both local and touring acts. This year, Walk The Moon headlined the festival on Saturday, Aug. 17. Fans came from all over the U.S. to partake in the festival, as well as see the internationally recognized act The Revivalists. Other favorites included […]
They’re energetic. They’re playful. They’re groovy. J*A*K*E & The Crystal Skulls are an indie, surf rock band that encapsulates the warmness of the west coast. Spearheaded by the tender vocals and personable lyrics by J*A*K*E, the group is a tight-knit unit that enjoys playing together and knows how to make the audience become involved. Their […]
DJGUESSWHO is a DJ from Akron, OH that has been an emerging staple of the rap community for quite some time now. He’s done shows all around Ohio, mostly in Akron and is ready to take his music and his artists global. These photos are from a studio session with friends. DJGUESSWHO is all about […]
Hailing from the ice-bitten shores of Ashtabula, Subtype Zero sends listeners straight back to the heyday of thrash metal (you know, longsleeve shirts with sleeve prints, long hair. Before the punks got in there too much). Still, embracing the spirit of crossover (thrash x hardcore punk), Subtype Zero represents a return to form led by […]
Here at BSR, leisure time has nearly the same value as music, but the latter usurps the former in this urgent set of spring break photos. Spring Break dispatch from BSR staff photographer Tessa Poulain: “Went to The Grog Shop 03/21 to take pictures for Assault. They did so well the crowd wanted an encore […]
Last Friday, BSR was proud to host our first “Lady Palooza” show at the Williamson House (Women’s Center) on Kent State’s campus. With admission being a donation of pads, tampons, or nonperishable food, students came out to support the Women’s Center and these awesome female artists. BSR staff photographer Alicia Falorio was there to capture […]
Ramble On is one 56 shows that make up BSR’s programming this semester, where hosts Molly and Ella discuss the topic dujour from 4-6 pm every Friday. You can find them online at @RambleOnBSR ! All pictures are by BSR staff photographer Tessa Poulain.