Entries for the ‘Cyclops Fest Preview’ Category

Cyclops Fest 2013 Preview: Skratchmatik

  The third annual Cyclops Fest will be held Saturday, Sept. 14 at the John Bryan Center in Yellow Springs from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dubbed “an epic festival of handmade goods, music, culture and DIY wonderfulness” the festival as a whole is inspired by the DIY or “do-it-yourself” lifestyle and more than 80 [...]

Cyclops Fest 2013 Preview: Mercutio

The third annual Cyclops Fest will be held Saturday, Sept. 14 at the John Bryan Center in Yellow Springs from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dubbed “an epic festival of handmade goods, music, culture and DIY wonderfulness” the festival as a whole is inspired by the DIY or “do-it-yourself” lifestyle and more than 80 local [...]

Cyclops Fest 2012 Preview: Grey Market

Athens, Ohio, a rural college town in Southeast, Ohio overrun with beer guzzling liberal arts students may not seem like the ideal breading grounds for a hip-hop trio…or maybe it is.  Athens’ Grey Market, a crew named after the trade of a commodity through distribution channels which, while legal, are unofficial, unauthorized, or unintended by [...]

Cyclops Fest 2012 Preview: Motel Beds

When I found out that Motel Beds, a quintet who are quickly becoming the pride of Dayton, Ohio, were playing the second annual Cyclops Fest in Yellow Springs, Ohio on September 15, I was stoked.  Not only have several of the members of the bands been longtime friends of mine, but the band’s recent Tango Boys [...]

Cyclops Fest 2012 Preview: Ruckus Roboticus

Kettering-based beatsmith Dan Haug, aka Ruckus Roboticus, concocts a fusion of hip-hop, electronic music and funk that has him in league with heavies like Kid Koala and Cut Chemist. When he’s not winning the award for “Best DJ Mix” from Rock Star Games, Scion and Solid Steel Radio, or gaining support from national and international [...]