A group of passionate individuals, devoted to the music scene.


MNSTRM (mainstream) is an online and print music publication based of central Ohio, MNSTRM was founded in 2016 by music photographer Rickie McCanna. Now in 2018 we are backed by two dozen photographers, writers and industry professionals who devote hours, days and weeks to our music scene. We’re here to set ourselves apart from traditional media & standard magazines.


photo by  Rickie McCanna

photo by Rickie McCanna


 A brand new podcast from a few of your favorite MNSTRM staff photographers and writers. We'll be posting music reviews, interviews, features from local bands, guest artists.

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photo by  Anthony Tran

photo by Anthony Tran

staff blog

Our staff blog is full of stories, interviews, galleries, reviews and more by our amazing team! Check it out for extra content not included in the magazine to get to know us!

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