*SKINTCINNATI WEEKEND EDITION* friday 4/1 – sunday 4/3

friday 4/1

pictured: guillermo galindo

5pm: caliber. senior thesis expo. the quality of someone’s character or the level of someone’s ability — this is the umbrella that encompases the works of seniors at the art academy of cincinnati. affonso barolo, courney greene, lauren mclain, stephanie jackson, victoria bauscher, whittney loquillano. art academy of cincinnati. free. >>

6:30pm: a purposeless play. a purposeless play, a two-person exhibition with guillermo galindo and mark harris curated by amber stucke. wave pool. free. >>

7pm: actual villains cd release party w/ let it happen, settle your scores, ocean grid, among giants. bogarts. $12. >>

8pm: honey & houston. tyler childers & the foodstamps, cari ray. southgate house revival – sanctuary. $12. >>

8pm: taylor shannon w/ sundae drives, black pharaoh. woodward theater. $12. >>

8pm: the oh hellos. 20th century theater. $17. >>

9pm: frontier folk nebraska w/ manray. southgate house revival – revival room. $5. >>

9pm: olivia dvorak w/ cybele. madison live. $10. >>

9:30pm: miles jacob mechanism, life brother, super origami. chameleon. free. >>

9:30pm: jim casto w/ the new royals. southgate house revival – lounge. free. >>

10pm: april fools w/ good english & the slippery lips. the comet. free. >>

10pm: marcus alan ward w/ jsph. urban artifact. free. >>

10pm: the huntertones. motr. free. >>

10pm: shiny old soul. northside tavern. free. >>

10pm: heligator records presents: circuit des yeux, mamiffer, ate wakefield, bridget battle. northside yacht club. $5. >>

saturday 4/2


11pm: northside record fair. Come celebrate the 4th year of the northside record fair with, as always, 1,000’s and 1,000’s of records! this ain’t no beatles and elvis fair. these vendors will be bringing out the good stuff, the rare stuff, the stuff you only dream of finding. everything from lp’s, 45’s, 7″s, cassettes, cd’s, posters, t-shirts, and who knows what other kind of memorabilia. kevin frey, keith frey, and brian drabant will be spinning minimal-synth, coldwave, post-punk, and beyond all day. northchurch. $10 before 10am/11am and after $5 . >>

2pm: artist talk – guillermo galindo and mark harris. join bay area artist guillermo galindo and cincinnati-based artist mark harris as they discuss their artistic practices and influences. presented in partnership between the contemporary arts center and wave pool, this talk accompanies the two-person exhibition at wave pool, ‘a purposeless play’, which opens on april 1st. ‘a purposeless play’ couples these two artists’ disparate practices by considering and highlighting both of their works as contemporary avant-garde performance art. even with their different approaches, both create a new alternative in how to listen, experience, and visualize music to engender a new meaning of counter culture in the 21st century. contemporary arts center. free. >>

5pm: water temples – light temples. join performance artist guillermo galindo as he takes workshop attendees through an interactive sound and body performance. presented in collaboration with the contemporary arts center and wave pool, this workshop and performance is created together between the performer and audience, becoming a unique and moving experience for all involved. workshop 5-7pm. interactive performance 7:30pm -8:30pm. the mockbee. free. >>

6pm: reverb gallery opening: untethered. please join us for untethered, the much anticipated opening gallery exhibition of reverb art + design. the show features detroit contemporary artist and metalsmith, tiff massey. revert art + design. free. >>

7pm: candlebox. bogarts. $20. >>

7pm: 199c: house of cards edition. 199C draws its name from the pantone color for the Reds and is a collaborative art experience celebrating two great achievements: baseball and the reds. it wouldn’t be baseball if there wasn’t food and beer, so we partnered with renaissance covington to bring the event to the next level. braxton brewing company will offer up tasty beverages while local covington restaurants and food trucks will satisfy event attendees after an evening of celebrating america’s favorite pastime. bldg. free. >>

7pm: keep your shirt on covington at 199c: house of cards. Join kysoc as we celebrate art and baseball with the release of two new unofficial cards against humanity expansion packs: cards against cincinnati and the limited edition baseball themed reds against all sanity. we will also have our previously sold out cards against covington available as well as a few other goodies.bldg. free. >>

8pm: papadosio 10th anniversary celebration. madison theater. $22. >>

8pm: noisey presents black tusk w/ the well, cephalocoitus. southgate house revival – sanctuary. $15. >>

8pm: trishes w/ jennifer simone, blakhi, sheldon belcher, and under new order. chameleon. free. >>

9pm: ona w/ arlo mckinley & the lonesome sound, my brother the bear. southgate house revival – revival room. $5. >>

9pm: fareed haque & his funk brothers. urban artifact. 21+ free / under 21 $5. >>

9pm: grand opening party. mac’s pizza mainstrasse. $1.50 pbr cans, $4 mixed shots, $3 jim and jim apple. music by dj diesel. mac’s pizza mainstrasse. free. >>

9pm: sexy time live band karaoke w/ stlbk alumnus scotty wood! northside tavern. free. >>

9:30pm: new moons w/ go analog. southgate house revival – lounge. free. >>

10pm: the huntertones. motr. free. >>

10pm: concert for campers benefitting the center for independent living options featuring the soul pocket band. woodward theater. $30. >>

10pm: cincinnati paint party. energy nightclub. $5 21+/$10 -21 girls/ $15 -21 dudes. >> 

sunday 4/3

pictured: ted tyro

11:30am: brewasana. stretch out your weekend by joining us for brewasana: yoga and beer. this is a complimentary 60 minute yoga class provided by instructors from karma hot yoga and will be followed with a pint of beer after class. christian moerlein brewing co. free. >>

10:30pm: sunight. sunight is an informal and sometimes-themed improvisational musical happening. the comet. free. >>

12pm: brunch unplugged! the return of sunday brunch @ neons by melt! neons. >>

12pm: east wall sunday flea. hagglers welcome. east wall local goods. free. >>

3pm: daisy chains, ted tyro. black plastic records. donations. >>

7pm: emmylou harris birthday tribute concert. urban artifact. free. >>

7:30pm: bluegrass comet all-stars. the comet. free. >>

8pm: open mic. $3 jameson. molly malone’s. free. >>

8pm: aoife o’donovan w/ mark erelli. 20th century theater. $22. >>

8pm: ycmf comedy. calle cantina. free. >>

8:30pm: bulletville. northside tavern. free. >>

9pm: the living deads and the loveless. rake’s end. free. >>

9:30pm: france vs france w/ rich wizard. motr. free. >>


Author: Jennifer Spriggs

Cincinnati-based designer and going-out enthusiast.