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“Nowheres Nigh” by Parts & Labor

During my 2+ years running I Rock Cleveland, I've learned to separate Bill the music fan from Bill the blogger/critic. It's not easy. You don't ...
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Moving Pictures: "Can’t Go Back" by Primal Scream

"Can't Go Back," is a rather fitting title for a Primal Scream single, as this is a band who have made a habit of jumping from one style to another ...
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“In the New Year” by The Walkmen

Few artists can make optimism sound as desperate as The Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser can. On "In the New Year," from the Walkmen's forthcoming ...
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The Free Times Makes The Ultimate Cleveland Summer Mixtape

The great thing about lists, or mixtapes for that matter, is that they're never right. Make a list on a website and someone, scratch that, ...
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Mega Events Update: July 11th – July 25th

With the Pitchfork Music Festival happening in Chicago next weekend, there's no shortage of bands stopping in town for a show on their way to and ...
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Hello Cleveland!

Starting today, you should notice some changes at I Rock Cleveland. They're pretty obvious, so if you can't see what I'm talking about, hit the ...
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Moving Pictures: "Always Wanting More" by Jay Reatard

Jay Reatard's video for "Always Wanting More" draws heavily from the album art of his 2006 album, Blood Visions. For those of you who've forgott...
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“Reservoir Park” by The Dutchess &The Duke

I like new. You like new. We all like new, but some times, endlessly chasing new sounds can get rather tedious, and the best new sounds turn out ...
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