This blog is for all the fans of live music, from the casual listener to the weekend warrior, so they can easily find great music in Dayton area.

Dayton Music Insider: Outlaws & Highwaymen

8:32 pm Feb. 9, 2018

When I think of “cool country” music, I tend to think of Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, and Willie Nelson. They are the genre’s original bad boys who sang songs of the road that most anyone

Dayton Music Insider: Jazz Lover’s Delight

5:25 pm Jan. 26, 2018

Jazz Lover’s are going to be loving this weekend’s shows, which includes female sultry singers performing with the Dayton Philharmonic, and the #1 Louis Armstrong impersonator in the world at Blue Note Bistro.

Don’t miss out on

Dayton Music Insider: WinterFolk Fest & More!

4:47 pm Jan. 12, 2018

The holidays are over, and now a mixture of winter blues and cabin fever may be setting in. Don’t despair! This is one of the most festive weekend’s of the winter! At WinterFolk Fest you

Dayton Music Insider: Canal Street Stories

5:51 pm Jan. 5, 2018

Welcome to 2018! As we are all making our resolutions for the new year, remember that the best way to sustain your local music scene is by showing up to a show! I sincerely hope

Dayton Music Insider: Auld Lang Syne

5:20 pm Dec. 27, 2017

We’ve made it to the end of another year, one that has been full of amazing music events. I’m so grateful to the entire music community in Dayton for making it such a special year!


Dayton Music Insider: Happy Holidayton!

10:32 am Dec. 22, 2017

To everyone I wish a very Happy Holiday, and to Dayton music fans a special wish: Happy Holidayton!

This weekend is chock full of holiday music traditions that are perfect ways to celebrate the

Dayton Music Insider: Rock’n’Roll Reunion

4:34 am Dec. 15, 2017

This weekend’s line up of live music in Dayton is extra special as it features a highly anticipated reunion show with beloved local legends, Grateful Dead fans will be groovin to Another cool benefit show