Vintage Structures | The Interbelt Nite Club

words and photographs by Charlotte Gintert In Akron, there are buildings which are precious to us because of what they represent. These structures' architecture may be unremarkable, but their location, purp...

Six questions with Akron musician Kofi Boakye

If you’ve listened to 19-year-old Kofi Boakye’s music, you already know he’s incredibly talented. At 15, Kofi was the youngest African-American pianist to ever be accepted into a collegiate-level jazz program ...

Wynton Marsalis at EJ Thomas

Photos by Ashley Kouri 10/03/2017 The legendary music of The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis came to EJ Thomas Hall at The University of Akronon Thursday, September 28 Heralded ...

Theatre | Bronlynn reviews ‘Blue, Miss Billie’

by Bronlynn Thurman   John Dayo-Aliya’s newest play, "Blue, Miss Billie," is a compelling story about one of the most influential (and tortured) jazz singers to ever grace the stage. Billie Holiday spe...

BIG IDEAS: DJ El Prezidente & the Mighty Soul Night

Hey, El Prezidente, what's the Big Idea with The Mighty Soul Night? photography by Svetla Morrison See more of her work, including her Akron’s Big Ideas series, at her website here Name: DJ El Prezidente Ag...