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The Rockometer feat. Okkervil River, Boston Spaceships, Blitzen Trapper, Gentleman Jesse, Ancestors, and Brightblack Morning Light

Okkervil RiverThe Stand InsJagjaguwarOkkervil River's The Stand Ins is the stylistic, lyrical, and thematic sequel to their 2007 release, The Stage ...
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Prisonshake @ The Grog Shop. 09.20.08

As Prisonshake kept the modest, yet devoted crowd, waiting in anticipation for their first hometown show in ages, it became important to maintain a ...
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Metallica, The Stooges, Run DMC, and Bobby Womack Lead the List of 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

From The Plain Dealer's John Soeder, the list of nominees for the 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Class includes Metallica, Run DMC, The ...
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The Loudness Wars Revisited

Have you been following Metallica's latest kerfuffle? It seems their latest album, Death Magnetic, was mastered with such extreme compression that ...
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From the IRCWHQ Newsdesk: Just About Every Cleveland Band You Care About Is in the Studio

*The Suede Brothers recently returned to Suma Studios where they recorded their debut cd to lay down the tracks for a new EP.*Unsparing Sea are ...
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“Push Pins” by Will Currie and The Country French & Sloan

Tour mates, now band mates, Will Currie and The Country French, and Canada's finest power pop export, Sloan, got busy one day in the studio and ...
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“Satt Att Se” by Dungen

Being a single-lingual American, I haven't the slightest idea what the Swedish band Dungen are going on about in "Satt Att Se." This could be ...
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“Banana Gorgon” by Child Bite

Even if you've never heard spaz-rockers Child Bite before, if you're a longtime Cleveland rocker, then their sound should strike you as somewhat ...
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