Bunbury Music Festival 2015

Bunbury Music Festival 2015

June 5, 2015 - June 7, 2015
June 5, 2015 - June 7, 2015
Cincinnati
Cincinnati
 
 

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The Bunbury Music Festival is a 3-day music festival in Cincinnati, Ohio at Sawyer Point Park & Yeatman's Cove on the banks of the Ohio River. The festival's inaugural event took place July 13–15, 2012. It featured over 100 performances on 6 stages.[1] The festival was founded by MidPoint Music Festival co-founder and former Fountain Square managing director Bill Donabedian.[1] Reaching beyond music, the festival integrates eco-friendly and technology initiatives. In 2014, Bunbury was purchased by PromoWest Productions,[2] an entertainment company operating out of Columbus, Ohio.

Headliners for the inaugural year included Jane's Addiction, Weezer, and Death Cab for Cutie

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The Black Keys
 
 
The Avett Brothers
 
 
Snoop Dogg
Rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, record executive, activist, actor
bornOctober 20, 1971
 
Matt and Kim
 

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The Black Keys are an American rock duo formed in Akron, Ohio, in 2001. The group consists of Dan Auerbach (guitar, vocals) and Patrick Carney (drums). The duo began as an independent act, recording music in basements and self-producing their records, before they eventually emerged as one of the most popular garage rock artists during a second wave of the genre's revival in the 2010s. The band's raw blues rock sound draws heavily from Auerbach's blues influences, including Junior Kimbrough, Howlin' Wolf, and Robert Johnson.

Friends since childhood, Auerbach and Carney founded the group after dropping out of college. After signing with indie label Alive, they released their debut album, The Big Come Up (2002), which earned them a new deal with Fat Possum Records. Over the next decade, the Black Keys built an underground fanbase through extensive touring of small clubs, frequent album releases and music festival appearances, and substantial licensing of their songs. Their third album, Rubber Factory (2004), received critical acclaim and boosted the band's profile, eventually leading to a record deal with major label Nonesuch Records in 2006. After self-producing and recording their first four records in makeshift studios, the duo completed Attack & Release (2008) in a professional studio and hired producer Danger Mouse, a frequent collaborator with the band.

The group's commercial breakthrough came in 2010 with Brothers, which along with its popular single "Tighten Up", won three Grammy Awards. Their 2011 follow-up El Camino received strong reviews and peaked at number two on the Billboard 200 chart, leading to the first arena concert tour of the band's career, the El Camino Tour. The album and its hit single "Lonely Boy" won three Grammy Awards. In 2014, they released their eighth album, Turn Blue, their first number-one record in the US, Canada, and Australia.

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The Avett Brothers /ˈvt/ are an American folk rock band from Mount Pleasant, North Carolina, United States.[1] The band is made up of two brothers, Scott Avett (banjo) and Seth Avett (guitar), as well as Bob Crawford (double bass) and Joe Kwon (cello). Mike Marsh (drums), Tania Elizabeth (violin) and Paul Defiglia (keyboard) are touring members of the band, with Kwon featured on recordings from 2007's Emotionalism and later.

Following on from Seth and Scott's former rock band Nemo, the Avett Brothers combine bluegrass, country, punk, pop melodies, folk, rock and roll, indie rock, honky tonk, and ragtime to produce a novel sound described by the San Francisco Chronicle as having the "heavy sadness of Townes Van Zandt, the light pop concision of Buddy Holly, the tuneful jangle of the Beatles, the raw energy of the Ramones."[2]

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Cordozar Calvin Broadus, Jr. (born October 20, 1971),[1][2] known professionally as Snoop Dogg, is an American rapper and actor from Long Beach, California. His music career began in 1992 when he was discovered by Dr. Dre of N.W.A and, as a result, was prominently featured throughout Dr. Dre's solo debut album, The Chronic (1992). He has since sold over twenty-one million albums in the United States and thirty-five million albums worldwide.[3]

Snoop's debut album, Doggystyle, was released in 1993 under Death Row Records, debuting at number one on both the Billboard 200 and Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts. Selling almost a million copies in the first week of its release, Doggystyle became certified 4× platinum in 1994 and spawned several hit singles, including "What's My Name?" and "Gin & Juice". In 1994, Snoop released a soundtrack on Death Row Records for the short film Murder Was The Case, starring himself. His second album Tha Doggfather (1996), also debuted at number one on both charts with "Snoop's Upside Ya Head", as the lead single. The album was certified double platinum in 1997.

After leaving Death Row, Snoop signed with No Limit Records, where he recorded his next three albums. Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told (1998), No Limit Top Dogg (1999), and Tha Last Meal (2000). Snoop then signed with Priority/Capitol/EMI Records in 2002, where he released Paid tha Cost to Be da Boss. He then signed with Geffen Records in 2004 for his next three albums R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece, Tha Blue Carpet Treatment, and Ego Trippin'. Malice 'n Wonderland (2009), and Doggumentary (2011), were released on Priority. Snoop Dogg has starred in motion pictures and hosted several television shows including, Doggy Fizzle Televizzle, Snoop Dogg's Father Hood, and Dogg After Dark. He also coaches a youth football league and high school football team. In September 2009, Snoop was hired by EMI as the chairman of a reactivated Priority Records.[4]

In 2012, after a trip to Jamaica, Snoop announced a conversion to the Rastafari movement and a new alias, Snoop Lion. Under the new moniker, he released a reggae album, Reincarnated, and a documentary film of the same name, of his Jamaican experience, in early 2013. His thirteenth solo studio album, Bush, was released in May 2015.

Snoop Dogg holds the dubious distinction of having seventeen Grammy nominations without a win, the most of any artist.

In March 2016, the night before Wrestlemania 32 in Arlington, Texas, Snoop was inducted into the celebrity wing of the WWE Hall of Fame having made several appearances for the company, including as Master of Ceremonies during a match at Wrestlemania XXIV.[5]

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Spotify - Featured Tracks29

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles6

Bunbury: Need to know before you go
Fox 19  –  May 24, 2015
Organizers say vendors are encouraged to accept credit cards but can't guarantee it. Playlist: Get pumped for the sounds of Bunbury Music Festival 2015 with this Spotify playlist. Connect: The Bunbury app is completely redesigned for 2015 to allow users to ...
Bunbury Groovin the Moo music festival attracts sellout crowd
ABC Online  –  April 28, 2015
The Groovin the Moo music festival will be returning to Bunbury, in south-west Western Australia, next year, after attracting another sellout crowd. About 20,000 people attended to the festival on Sunday, with scalped tickets selling for three times the ...
2015 Festival Alert: Bunbury Music Festival Set for June in Cincinnati
Artist Diret  –  March 20, 2015
Cincinnati's Bunbury Music Festival has revealed its 2015 lineup. The Black Keys, The Avett Brothers and Snoop Dogg headline the eclectic bill. Bunbury takes place June 5 through June 7 along the Ohio River in downtown Cincinnati throughout Sawyer Point ...
Band with Cincinnati roots excited to perform in 2015 Bunbury Festival
WLWT 5  –  June 5, 2015
As the stages get set for Bunbury 2015, one band with Cincinnati roots is taking it all in. WLWT News 5's Jackie Congedo caught up with Carruthers outside her favorite Over-the-Rhine eatery, just a few blocks from SCPA, where she went to high school.
Previewing the Bunbury Theatre 2015-16 Theater Season
Louisville.com  –  August 13, 2015
A near life-long resident of Louisville, Brian has written for Louisville.com since spring 2010. He has also written for various publications and online sites, including the Mount Vernon Democrat and Louisville Catholic Sports. Brian spends most of his ...
Bunbury 2015 Recap!
700WLW  –  June 8, 2015
Since 1983, the 2-time Marconi Award winner has adorned the airwaves of 700WLW with national and local newsmakers, cultural leaders, spin doctors and general miscreants. The, "Uncommon Voice of the Common Man," is the most listened to radio personality in ...

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