David Poe and friends

David Poe “David Poe gives the singer/songwriter genre a much-needed jolt.” - Rolling Stone “The majordomo of songwriters.” - Village Voice “Every songwriter worth their salt is striving for the kind of balanced poetry and simplicity that Poe seems to just pour out.” - No Depression "Mr. Poe injects pockets of hopeful longing into passages ...

Canceled City of Dayton Reggae Festival

Groove with the music and live in the reggae moment! Sunday, September 4th, from 1p-9p at the Levitt Pavilion, the City of Dayton’s Recreation Department proudly presents the Dayton Reggae Festival. Live entertainment! Multiple food and merchandise vendors. Cold beverages! *This is a free event but please no coolers or outside food/beverages.  Local food vendors will be on site.  Also, please no dogs or no tents…. Sponsors include City of Dayton’s Department of Recreation, Levitt Pavilion, Radisson of Dayton, Downtown Dayton Partnership, Taje Music Entertainment

Jocelyn & Chris

Volume… Loud. Hair… Long. Apologies… None. Think rock is dead? Meet Jocelyn & Chris. Two analog souls, hell-bent on inciting a new rock revival. Jocelyn & Chris and their band have charted four consecutive commercial radio singles in the Billboard AAA Top 40, taken two records to #1 on the Relix Jambands Top 30 Album ...

Burnt Sugar Arkestra

Founded by Village Voice icon Gregory Stephen ‘Ionman” Tate (1957-2021) and now led by Dayton Ohio monster groove bassist Jared Michael Nickerson, Burnt Sugar The Arkestra Chamber is an NYC-territory band, a neo-tribal thang, a community hang, a society music guild aspiring to the condition of all that is molten, glacial, racial, spacial, oceanic, mythic, ...

Carlene Carter

Carlene Carter comes full circle with her latest CD, Carter Girl, on Rounder Records. As the daughter of country music legends June Carter Cash and Carl Smith, and granddaughter of "Mother" Maybelle Carter of the original historic Carter Family, Carlene said it was her lifelong goal to make this record. Producing her next album, Little ...

Hope Changes Everything Concert

September is National Recovery Month! People in recovery, community faith leaders,allies and family are coming together to celebrate hope at a recovery rally with speakers with lived experience, live music, food,and resources. Attendees will also be able to take part in an Ohio Day of Action to help save lives and make it easier for people to find and sustain recovery. This live music event is free of charge and features musical acts Declare and others. This event will also add video content to the Mobilize Recovery 2022 National Bus Tour by highlighting local initiatives in Dayton and share the ...

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

Together for over 28 years, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy — famously named after an autograph by blues legend Albert Collins — has appeared in concert venues across the world, sold millions of records, and had their music appear in hundreds of movies and television shows. With sold out concerts from the Hollywood Bowl to Lincoln ...

Music of India Ft TasteFull Band

Dayton Metro Library has joined as a partner to offer additional elements to the World Music Series. This evening curated by A3P Connections features saxophonists Aditya Phadke and Philip Scarff, Indian Folk Singer Malancha Chakraborty, Indian Folk Keyboardist Ali AZ, Tabla player Ramesh Iyer, and Cincinnati rock band TasteFull.

Lakeside

The Original LAKESIDE journey began when a group of High School students from DAYTON, OHIO formed a singing group and backup band which later morphed into a FUNK band after landing a recording deal with Solar Records. Still maintaining the dynamic vocal abilities that gave them an edge on most of the bands when it ...

Light in the City: Blessing Offor

Sometimes all it takes is five minutes with someone to know they're special. With his infectious joy that encourages a sense of contentment, thought provoking lyrics that elicit a second listen, and an inviting voice that draws you in like a familiar friend, Blessing Offor proves that by simply by being who he is, he ...

NCCJ 45TH ANNUAL FRIENDSHIP CELEBRATION

Please join us for the 45th Annual Friendship Celebration honoring outstanding individuals who have profoundly advanced Greater Dayton as a diverse and inclusive community. Now more than ever we need your support! Now more than ever our community needs NCCJ. Now more than ever our mission of building a community dedicated to eliminating bias, bigotry, and discrimination is needed. NCCJ works in our community to build strong leaders who are empowered and equipped to be agents of change. By supporting our Friendship Event, you are part of the solution. Join us for this exciting night of music and entertainment, food ...

PechaKucha Night Dayton Vol. 46

Come on and join us on the Levitt Pavilion lawn. We're excited to be back! Luther Palmer returns as emcee with these speakers and topics: Subject to change; speaker order will be announced day-of Jamaal Durr - The Journey to the Why Mary Evans - My Story of Redemption, Restoration and Resilience Anya Galli Robertson - Building/Breaking/Teaching/Learning Karen Gardner - What’s a Bookplate and Where Do They Come From? Lauren Gay - Human History Told Via Wine Nick Hrkman - Turn Your Opinion into Action Gina McFarlane-El - Trust Your Crazy Ideas Lisa Powell and Chris Stewart - Bringing a ...