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Standing Room | June 2017

Six Akron bands we think you should know by Floco Torres   Jet Swade Jet Swade is quickly becoming one of Akron’s most talked about Hip-Hop artist on the scene. Jet Swade (which stands for ‘Just Ed...

Standing Room | May 2017

Six Akron bands we think you should know by Floco Torres   Maid Myriad It seems that at least once a week I learn about a new genre in Akron and this week, it’s “kaleidoscope rock.” Since it’s new ...

Standing Room | April 2017

Six bands we think you should know by Floco Torres   Penny Arcade Nick Muffet, Brian Sloan, and Eric Vaught make up the pop-punk trio “Penny Arcade” and their recent EP “Oliver” consists of five so...

Standing Room | March 2017

Six Akron bands we think you should know by Floco Torres   My Mouth Is the Speaker Danny, Max, Ryan and Rob started the Indie Punk outfit My Mouth Is the Speaker in 2008. In 2014, they released the...

Standing Room: July 2016

Six Akron Bands We Think You Should Know by Brittany Nader   Luv Abstract Mark Anderson, known in the local rap scene as LuvAbstract, writes theatrical rhymes that accomplish more than simply makin...

Standing Room | June 2016

Five Akron Bands We Think You Should Know by Clay Chabola Litter Party, Photo by Katy D'Aurelio Litter Party (formerly Krill) The dynamic duo, Billy Palmer (guitar, vocals) and Jim Curtis (percussi...