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A Jam Packed Friday with Ty Segall, Nude Beach, Sloan, Lower Plenty, and The Afghan Whigs

Ty the Ripper is back. After a quiet end to 2013 with the downcast, and appropriately named solo album, Sleeper, garage-rock guitar hero, Ty Segall has returned to doing what he does best -- Ripping, shredding, going apeshit on guitar, giving zero fucks about being able to hear past the age of 40, sounding like Kurt Cobain stuck in San Francisco circa 1973, etc, exclamation point.
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A Jam Packed Thursday with Sloan, The New Pornographers, Elephant Stone and Shabazz Palaces

  During Sloan's 20+ years in the business, the band have always taken a democratic approach to their guitar pop. Each album contains a ...
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The Rockometer: Boys by Herzog

      Herzog Boys Exit Stencil Recordings When I listen to Boys, the third album by Cleveland Rock 'N' Roll ...
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Play Me: “Mad Men” by Herzog

Upon reading this morning's Best New Music Review on Pitchfork for the Cloud Nothings' new LP, Here And Nowhere Else, I couldn't help but quip ...
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#POWERPOPMONDAY!: The Playlist

Why #POWERPOPMONDAY!? Have you been outside today? Have you just returned to the office after a two-week vacation? That's why. Although power ...
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Tony Molina Rules, OK

Tony Molina knows his guitar pop. His very short, and very sweet release Dissed and Dismissed is 12 songs and around 12 minutes short and ...
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Thursday Jam Pack with No Age, Scott and Charlene’s Wedding, Superchunk, and Joanna Gruesome

With, "An Impression," the second track to be officially released off of No Age's An Impression, prior to album's 8/20 release on Sub Pop, it's ...
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The Rockometer: King Tuff Was Dead by King Tuff

                King Tuff King Tuff Was Dead Burger Records T Rex's Marc ...
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The Rockometer: MCII by Mikal Cronin

                Mikal Cronin MC II Merge Records Should the career arc of ...
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Play Me: “It’s In You It’s In Me” by Sloan

The last time the long-running, Canadian power pop act, Sloan, came through Cleveland, they were celebrating the 20th anniversary of their 1992 ...
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