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We’ll Be Back Soon With More Rock ‘N’ Roll Music

Hey you guys! I'm taking some time off from Rock 'N' Roll and writing to enjoy the World Cup. Regular posting will resume next week.
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Top Jam: “Grease” by Obnox

  What Lamont "Bim" Thomas does as Obnox is not unique. Rather, Obnox shouldn't be unique. Instead of approaching popular music's ...
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World Cup Music Doesn’t Have to Suck, Just Stay Away From Official World Cup Songs

Here are two indisputable facts. Fact number one: The World Cup is the greatest sporting event of the modern era, in any era, on this planet, on ...
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An All-Star Jam Packed Tuesday with New Pornographers, Spoon, J Mascis, Mastodon, and Death Grips

  By now, you should be able to tell when an artist is talking out of his arse in a gamely attempt to get music journos to type any old ...
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Nelsonville Music Festival 2014 In Pictures, In Words

2014 Nelsonville Music Festival - Images by Mara Robinson   Editor's Note: While I wasn't able to make this year's Nelsonville Music ...
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Your Cleveland Concert Calendar for June

Wednesday, June 4th: Blitzen Trapper, Parkington Sisters, The Commonwealth @ Beachland Ballroom. The Menzingers , Lemuria, Pup , Cayetana @ Grog ...
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The Rockometer: Glass Boys by Fucked Up

      Fucked Up Glass Boys Matador Records Every generation needs a Fucked Up, a band who of punks who flout ...
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The Rockometer: Sunbathing Animal by Parquet Courts

      Parquet Courts Sunbathing Animal What's Your Rupture/Mom+Pop Mocking is easy, even natural, when a band ...
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A Jam Packed Thursday with Merchandise, Dark Blue, Rat Fist and Priests

Never thought much of Merchandise. Sure, the Tampa band had been all over your hipper music outlets for the past couple years, but for the life of ...
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Not the Least Bit Horrible: Six of the Best to Catch at Horrible Fest 2014

  The 9th annual Horrible Fest takes place this weekend in and around Now That's Class on Cleveland's West Side. And, despite its name, ...
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