The Salty Caramels

Columbus was missing something. And in the fall of 2012, four sultry women set out to fill that void by forming Columbus’s best all female band!  Sassy, whimsical, nostalgic, and delicious- this girl band is excited to hit the ground running!
They play guitar, bass, viola, drums, ukulele, kazoo, slide whistle, glockenspiel, washboard, and more!  Their music is the perfect blend of salty and sweet, just like Columbus’s favorite ice cream flavor.  They’ll rock your socks off with their sassy yet nostalgic tunes. You’ll hear them sing and play guitar, bass, drums, saw, kazoo, washboard, glockenspiel, and more!  
Band members: Emily Ng, Sarah Overdier, Paige Vandiver and Molly Winters.

MoJo Theory

Mojo Theory is an all original music blues band. Fronted by a stellar vocalist, and backed by some of the best players around!  MoJo Theory has won numerous awards included the coveted International Blues Challenge in 2009, the River City Blues competition in 2008, the W. Virginia Blues competition in 2010 and many more.

Mojo Theory consists of the showmanship and provocative storytelling of gritty vocalist Mark Richards, creative compositions of guitarist Brian Beatty, the riveting stylish bass guitar of Duane Coffman, power drummer Todd Mollette, and the stimulating keyboards of Jeff Morris.   21st Century Blues, y’all!


The Devil Doves

The Devil Doves are riding the success of their self-titled debut record, released on the DIY label Mingo Town Music, and are branching out from their usual garage sale and grocery store gig. Fronted by Junior Kauffman’s rough vocals and insightful lyrics, and backed the uptempo and aggressive styles of Kyle “Headband” Davis on the cajon and Rico “Thunderstorm” Nassau on the bass, the Devil Doves have become a favorite within the Columbus scene. With the addition of Jeff “Pretty Fingers” Straw on the keys and the occasional guest appearance of So Long Stargazer’s Kristin Green on backing vocals, the double D’s continue to build a fan base throughout Ohio and beyond with their energetic live performances and creative songwriting.

The Ark Band

The Ark Band is a St. Lucian Reggae band, based in Columbus, OH.  Founded in 1987 by Terry and Eustace Bobb, the Ark Band has toured across US, Canada and Jamaica, sharing it’s roots reggae, calypso and soca music.  Combining heavenly harmonies and tight, crisp performances, this powerhouse of talent captures their audiences with the very first note.

The Ark Band continues to be a dynamic force after 3 decades, their songs expressing the love, peace and togetherness, needed in our world today.


Southern Ground

Southern Ground is a “High Energy Contemporary Country Band with Rock and Roll Roots” that’s here to provide a quality product, and a Rockin’ good time.  They’re a home-town Columbus band with home-town band members.

Bobby Withers – (Vocals/Rhythm Guitar)
Corey Catlett – (Bass Guitar)
John Mills – (Lead guitar/Vocals)
Mark Fox – (Drums)