• Artist Exploration

    Over the Rhine – What a Beautiful Piece of Heartache.

    Over the Rhine has always held a special place in my heart. While there have been times when I didn’t listen to their music much, there have been also been times when I listened to them almost exclusively. Right now, I listen to them intermediately, about the same amount as They Might be Giants. Just enough to hear their beauty. Hailing from Ohio, and claiming their name from a Cincinnati neighborhood where they used to live, Over the Rhine has been around since the late 80s.  Originally a quartet, the band has since evolved to husband and wife duo, Linford Detweiler and Karin Berquist. What makes Over the Rhine, aka…

  • Artist Exploration

    Ween is Weird, and That’s Ok!

    Have you ever heard of the Band Ween? Have you ever wondered - what makes this band tick? Maybe you've listened to a few of their songs - only to find yourself lost in a sea of - What the heck is this? This article is here to help guide you into the wonderful world that is the Ween catalog. I'll hold your hand, and guide you from the shallows and into the deeps. It'll be a fun journey - so come on and take a swim!