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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...

Standing Room: May 2016

Six area bands we think you should know   Backtalk “DIY OR DIE,” once the mantra of the aggro hardcore/punk rock scene, has been adopted by a new sect of local indie rockers and emo projects. Backta...

Standing Room: April 2016

Six Akron bands we think you should know   PFV; photo courtesy of PFV PFV In the mid-’80s, music as we know it was forever changed when rap and rock performers began collaborating, adding a heavy...