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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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Three-fer Monday: Gentleman Jesse and His Men, Vivian Girls, and Japanese Motors

I'm back from a long weekend in Philadelphia where I learned the joys of Wii, celebrated a dear friend's 30th birthday, and helped said friend lug ...
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Cleveland Concert Update

Friday, August 1st: Spiritualized and The Dirtbombs @ Cleveland House of Blues.Saturday, August 2nd: Weakerthans and State Bird @ Beachland ...
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