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PorchRokr 2017 Guitar Raffle Truly Rocks

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by Christian Odadzin Mike Mills is not an Akron native. Much like a certain local publisher who shall remain nameless, Mike is from Macon, Georgia, but he has deep ties to NE Ohio. Mike came through the area numerous times while touring the world as the bassis... More »

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Standing Room | August 2017

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6 PorchRokr Bands We Think You Should See Words by Brittany Nader and photos by Shane Wynn Gov Naim (Experimental) Gov Naim is a multimedia brand and pseudonym for Akron-based performance artist Kay DePew. After finding a small VHS/camcorder mixer designed for... More »

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Designing PorchRokr

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by Michelle DeShon   Get to Know Anita Marron, PorchRokr’s Graphic Designer   Anita Marron is the mastermind behind all of PorchRokr’s graphic design: the logo, the map, brochures, postcards and banners. Marron enjoys the work she creates for PorchRo... More »

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The 411 on PorchRokr 2016

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What you need to know to make PorchRokr a rokn good time   What to Bring: – A water bottle: There will be Reverse Osmosis water stations (thanks to Donamarc Water Systems), so bring a reusable water bottle to fill up. Or you can purchase a collapsib... More »

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Standing Room: Six PorchRokr Bands We Think You Should Know

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by Brittany Nader and Andrew Leask   StepS2Change Since 2011, Mike Schartiger, Mike Ternosky, Justin Redlinger and Jon Kogut have delivered feel-good grooves to the Akron area, playing a blend of funk, jazz and reggae that perfectly complements any outdoo... More »

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What a Difference a Year Makes

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Punch Drunk Tagalongs hit the main stage at PorchRokr 2016 by Gabe Gott Punch Drunk Tagalongs’ frontwoman, Alisha Stahnke, attended last year’s PorchRokr as a member of the audience. This year, she and her band will not only be performing, but doing so on the ... More »