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Jam Packed Wednesday with The National, Laura Marling, Hebronix (ex-Yuck), and Pure X

As of this afternoon, approximately 712,000 people have listened to The National's new single, "Demons," on Youtube. I was not one of them. I may ...
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Twofer Wednesday: The History of Apple Pie and Parakeet

Excuse me while I play old. You see, back in the day, it was easy to judge a band by its name. For example, there was the geography rule. Any band ...
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2011 Pitchfork Music Festival Day 3: Yuck

With a sweltering heat, the type that can make one sweat while standing still; The type that sent hordes of fans off seeking shade away from ...
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2011 Pitchfork Music Festival Preview

The 2011 Pitchfork Music Festival is going down this weekend in Chicago and as in past years (2008, 2009, 2010) I Rock Cleveland will be there with ...
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The Rockometer: Yuck

Yuck S/T Fat Possum Think Superchunk, Dinosaur, Jr and Ash.  Think Sloan, Yo La Tengo and Teenage Fanclub, or any number of 120-Minute ...
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Moving Pictures: “Holing Out” by Yuck

The revival of '90s alt-rock has been steadily bubbling under the surface for the past two-to-three years. What the movement has been lacking, ...
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Top Jam: “Rubber” by Yuck

"Rubber," the latest single by the trans-continental indie rock band, Yuck, is an album closer in the tradition of American underground ...
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