Warning: "continue" targeting switch is equivalent to "break". Did you mean to use "continue 2"? in /nfs/c06/h01/mnt/88637/domains/blog.irockcleveland.com/html/wp-includes/pomo/plural-forms.php on line 210
I Rock Cleveland I Rock Cleveland | 2012 | March


Jeff the Brotherhood and The Men Freak Out for Record Store Day

This, my friends, is what we call a good, old-fashioned freak out -- eight minutes of men, ahem, The Men, jamming for the sake of it. And while "A ...
Read More

Play Me: Dr Marten’s Blues by Heavy Blanket

Heavy Blanket is Dinosaur Jr.'s J Mascis along with Pete Cougar and Johnny Pancake. I'm going to go on the record and say that Mr. Cougar and Mr. ...
Read More

Play Me: The House That Heaven Built by Japandroids

Two things you should know about the Vancouver duo, Japandroids -- One, they like to rock and, two, they like to have fun when they rock out. ...
Read More

Top Jam: Let Them Talk by Spoek Mathambo

On his debut record for Sub Pop, South African Spoek Mathambo's vision of township tech encompasses everything from rap, funk, soul, 8-bit ...
Read More

The Men and Some Other Men and Women Have Been Added to the Pitchfork Music Festival

While I'm still waiting for the knock-out headliner to appear (Come on aging British band doing the reunion circuit in 2012. Pulp. Stone Roses, ...
Read More

Play Me: “Dust Devil” by Mission of Burma

If there was any doubt that veteran post-punk band Mission of Burma still had "it" after moving to Fire Records for their forthcoming album, the ...
Read More

Win a Totally Sweet Rock Hall Fan Package

My first inclination was to call this contest the Ultimate Fan Package.  After all, I do have a pair of tickets to the Induction Ceremony ...
Read More

Record Store Day Unveils Full Slate of Releases for 2012

Let's I were the type to get in line early at a record store on April 21st.  And let's say I was the type to make a list ahead of time and ...
Read More