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Audiofeed 2018 preview: Gaffer Project

Photo credit: Matty Poulos One of my favorite live sets of Audiofeed 2017 might have been Gaffer Project. Last year I'm not sure they were even officially on the lineup, but they played one of the side stages. At the time Gaffer Project was performing as a duo, and I thought it noteworthy how honed ...

Audiofeed 2018 preview: Edward & Jane

It hasn't gone unnoticed that Audiofeed seems to be taking a decidedly more indie direction this year. One of the highlights of the undercard is the folksy collective Edward & Jane. The namesake of the project are a married couple who came up with the moniker using their middle names. I use the ...

Audiofeed 2018 preview: Isaac Stinson

Isaac Stinson will be a fresh face at Audiofeed this year. If you follow the festival's social media, chances are you may have seen him be advertised as part of the hip hop lineup—it's stacked, if you didn't know! The Tuned Up experience with Isaac goes back to last summer. We met him through Quiet ...

LIFE, MUSIC, FUN TIMES, AND MORE WITH BOBBYD

One of my favorite aspects of music are local scenes; there is nothing like them. Much like how I prefer high school football over any other level, I will go to a local show before a national act, 75% of the time. There is something about local shows that make me happy. When I moved to Columbus in 2009 ...

Kitten – Pink Champagne EP

If I had to describe Kitten in one word it would be "fierce." That would be the word I would use to remember their fiery SXSW performance at the convention center in the early afternoon. That setting is just about the least ideal setting for band to rock it, but they tore the house down. I'll ...

Audiofeed 2018 preview: acidfuneral 酸葬儀

As they used to say in Monty Python's Flying Circus, "and now for something completely different." As the band themselves put it, "酸葬儀 is an anonymous psychedelic black metal duo native to Champaign-Urbana. Audiofeed will be the official live debut, featuring three additional live members. The ...

Premiere: Digisaurus is back in town with “Hit & Run”

Words: Ryan Getz | Photo: Erika Mulligan Digisaurus, the indie pop-meets-disco project of James Allison, is one of those projects that Tuned Up has been privileged to follow. Today, I noticed one of those Facebook rewind posts shared by a friend who promoted a secret house show featuring metalcore ...