Support the foundation

Join the Cincinnati USA Music Heritage Foundation - Inaugural Membership into Funky Drummer Society (launched at the 2011 CEAs on the anniversary of the historic recording at 1540 Brewster on 11.20.69).

Benefits include:

  • Invitations and discounts to special events and merchandise
  • Access to new website for free downloads & streaming of rare and unreleased music featuring CEA artists like Dr. Chris Walker, The Hiders, The Tammy WhyNots, The Comet Bluegrass Allstars, Dallas Moore, Jody Payne, The Syd NaTanists and more
  • Discount rental and access to Historic Herzog (Cincinnati’s 1st professional recording studio space, where Cincinnati R&B was 1st recorded, the last standing building where Hank Williams recorded professionally and home to CUSAMHF)
  • Ability to participate in efforts to dedicate and save historic landmarks
  • Receive newsletters and eblasts about musical history and happenings
  • Bootsy hand-signed gold membership card
  • Philip Paul hand-signed Tiny Bradshaw & Train Kept-a-rollin' 60th card

More societies and membership levels to roll-out.  Let us know what you want.  To join the inaugural Funky Drummer Society - 2012 it is only $30.


Membership to the Cincinnati USA Music Heritage Foundation in The Funky Drummer Society if completely tax deductible.

Members can also just enjoy themselves and support those who participate in Taking You To The Bridge Task Forces.