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Montage of New Orleans images
13 January 2016

So as it turns out, we never made it to Frenchman Street.

Every year, a few friends and I engage in a weekend of musical tourism, taking trips to...

Young Phil Ochs in black and white
09 December 2015

In 1960, two Ohio State students would hang out on folk night at Larry’s Bar, just south of the corner of Woodruff and North High. The two formed...

Pabst Blue Ribbon sign
28 October 2015

In the increasingly rare moments that I spend on Facebook, I have been seeing a bunch of articles about what bartenders think of you based on your...

Kinks cover
30 September 2015

It's beginning to look like political season has finally arrived, and it isn't just that we have two debates under our belt and primaries about to...

03 September 2015

Here at the Free Press’s Department of Etiquette and Common Decency, we have been receiving a great deal of inquiries with respect to the...

Red X over an electric guitar
06 August 2015

When Kix Roxx takes the Jazz Meets Origami Festival stage with his band, Razor Dragon Assault, he’ll be doing so for the final time....