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The Rockometer feat. Fucked Up, Oneida, Dr Dog, Sic Alps, Oxford Collapse, Julie Ocean, and David Vandervelde

Fucked UpYear of the Pig (2008 Matador EP)Matador RecordsOver the course of a year, Fucked Up's more epic than epic, 18 minute, political, progre...
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Moving Pictures: "Ass Kicker’s Haircut" by The Saturday Knights

Whenever I hear "Ass Kicker's Haircut," I can't help but think of NPH's arch nemesis on Dr Horrible's Sing-A-Long Blog, Captain Hammer. Hell, with ...
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“Sea Level” by The Howlies

Cleveland isn't a place normally known for surf rock. Remember way back in 79, when Eric Carmen and The Euclid Beach Band sang "There's no surf ...
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From the IRCWHQ Newsdesk: Spin.com Buzzes About Cleveland’s Bears

Cleveland's preeminent indie pop band, Bears, is being featured today at Spin.com in their latest "Catch the Buzz" column. Follow that link and you ...
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C’mon Get Heavy With Made Out of Babies

What if, Tonya Donnely, of Belly and Throwing Muses, was in a band that shredded? And what if, when that band shredded, they shredded really f'n ...
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Moving Pictures: "You Lie You Cheat" by Spiritualized

While much of Spiritualized's latest cd, Songs in A & E, can be described as quiet, reserved, and introspective, Jason Pierce, aka J Spaceman, ...
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“Pum Pum” by Lee “Scratch” Perry

Ok, Lee, I understand you're a man and you have your needs. You may be 72 years old, but that doesn't make you too old to want fresh, young pum ...
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Word On The Street Is…

Aggressive Cleveland noise punks, This Moment in Black History, are working on the follow up to their fiery 2006 release, It Takes a Nation of ...
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