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For 15 years, BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB has carried the torch for true rock and roll. Now they are coming to Cincinnati as a headliner for the 12th annual MidPoint Music Festival in Cincinnati.
BRMC is the headliner among 17 new artists in the third wave of MPMF.13 performers. NICHOLAS DAVID, a finalist and fan favorite on NBC’s Season 3 of The Voice is also now confirmed.
The third wave of confirmed artists are:
BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB/YOUNG EMPIRES/ NICHOLAS DAVID/ THE TECHNICOLORS/CORY CHISEL and THE WANDERING SONS/ DAMIEN JURADO/HA HA TONKA/ SNOWMINE/ VANDAVEER/ PURE X / HELADO NEGRO/ BEAR’S DEN/ GAUNTLET HAIR/ THE GRAHAMS/AMERICAN ROYALTY/ THE DELTA SAINTS/ JOHNATHAN RICE
BRMC: Known for songs of self-destruction and redemption, heart break and ecstatic love.
YOUNG EMPIRES: “It’s hard to believe that the Toronto indie pop trio- renowned for their energetic live shows demonstrating sophisticated electrpop, self-dubbed “haute rock”- doesn’t already have a discography that will leave you winded if repeated in one go.” -FILTER MAGAZINE
NICHOLAS DAVID: “The “Say Goodbye” EP release hits #2 overall on the iTunes album charts!” – thefeelin.com
“Nicholas David leapt from local musician to national treasure during his run on NBC's The Voice” –kare11.com
CORY CHISEL and THE WANDERING SONS: “Rootsy, evocative singer and songwriter whose music reflects a diverse range of influences, including folk, blues, gospel, country, and rock” – allmusic.com
These 17 bands join 32 others that were announced in May and June. They are:
THE BREEDERS/ SHUGGIE OTIS/THE HEAD AND THE HEART/ KURT VILE/WARPAINT/ YOUTH LAGOON/ FOXYGEN/CODY CHESNUTT/ DAUGHTER/ KISHI BASHI/ BLEACHED/ METZ/ BATHS/ ON AN ON/MURDER BY DEATH/ DENT MAY/JULIANNA BARWICK/ SPECTRALS/ SAN FERMIN/WILD CUB/ CAVEMAN/ GRANDFATHER CHILD/THE GHOST WOLVES/ JEECY AND THE JUNGLE/ PHOX/ PERFUME GENIUS/SATURDAY LOOKS GOOD TO ME/ SECRET COLOURS/ NAT BALDWIN/ THE SHILOHS/ BIRDS OF CHICAGO/
Organizers will add approximately 100 more local, regional and national artists to the full MPMF lineup later this month