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I Rock Cleveland I Rock Cleveland | 2012 | September


Hey, This New Soundgarden Jam Is Not Nearly As Horrible As One Might Expect Considering the Shit Output of Other Veteran Hard-Rockers

No, really, it's not that bad. Sure, when you compare Chris Cornell's voice here, on the comeback single, "Been Away Too Long," to his voice ...
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C’Mon Get Heavy with Neurosis and Nadja

Is Neurosis' "At the Well" outlaw metal?  Nah, I can hardly type the phrase outlaw metal without picturing Mr. Bob Ritchie, his cowboy hat, and ...
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Friday Jam Round Up Featuring Metz, Weekend, and Ladyhawk

Rare is the noise-punk band who can make old noise sound new again. Recent Sub Pop signings, Metz, may be one such, rare band. "Wet Blanket," does ...
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The Rockometer: Putrifiers II by Thee Oh Sees

Thee Oh Sees Putrifiers II In the Red Eschewing his recent trend of keeping the pop songs on one album (2011's Castlemania) and the rock songs ...
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The Rockometer: I Bet On Sky by Dinosaur, Jr

Dinosaur, Jr I Bet on Sky Jagjaguwar My 1996 self has a hard time believing that in the year 2012 the original lineup of Dinosaur, Jr is still ...
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Play Me: “In a Big City” by Titus Andronicus

While it may be difficult to judge an artist and an upcoming album on one song, that's never stopped me before and it's certainly isn't going ...
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Someone Didn’t Get the Memo Re: Writing for Buzzfeed Music Means Making Lists

Stories seen on Buzzfeed Music at 8:48 PM on a Sunday night: 9 Incredibly WTF Things That Happened When Lady Gaga Launched A Perfume Male ...
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Something About Guided by Voices and Cobra Verde at the Grog Shop’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

Notes from last night's Ohio Rock spectacular in no particular order (I feel like I drank 1,000 beers last night, so give me a little leeway, you ...
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