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In The Crowd | The Menzingers Take Musica

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Pennsylvania Natives Bring Night of Punk to the Rubber City by Devon Anderson 11/06/2017 When the chance to go out and see Pennsylvania natives, The Menzingers, came across my social media feed, I clicked “Interested” and then “Going” within seconds of each ot... More »

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In The Crowd | Eriq Troi at The Mustard Seed

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words by Floco Torres, photos by Ashley Kouri 10/18/2017   Eriq Troi might be the most interesting musician in Akron, Ohio. Yup, that’s how we’re going to start this off. I don’t mean interesting in a side-eye kind of way. It’s more of an endless intrigue into... More »

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In The Crowd: Daikaiju destroys the city of Akron

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  by Floco Torres 10/17/2017 Sunday night shows are usually really awkward, so I try to avoid them. This particular Sunday night at Annabell’s Bar & Lounge grabbed my attention, only because I wasn’t ready for weekend to end and I saw familiar names in See Cre... More »

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In the Crowd: Black Market Brass at Hive Mind

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  by Floco Torres 10/17/2017 In the present day, I seem to blend in with concert goers when it comes to dancing. Provided with the proper alcoholic libation, I fall between a tame two-step and “dance like no one’s watching.” So it would be assumably riveting t... More »

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In the Crowd | Red Rose Panic at The Vortex

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words by Floco Torres; photos by Ashley Kouri In my ten years of playing and attending shows, I’ve learned that you rarely EVER arrive at the venue based on the ‘show starts at this time’ hour that’s posted. You usually never know if the time posted is when th... More »

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Live at Lock 4: Great Vibes and Great Sounds

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words and photos by Sierra Allen Couldn’t make the first Live at Lock 4 event? Don’t worry; we’ve got you covered. Your case of FOMO (fear of missing out) is coming to an end as we fill you in on past experiences that’ll hopefully inspire new ones at the secon... More »

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An intimate night of harmonious music: Duchess at BLU Jazz+

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  words and photos by Brett Auerbach   It only took one evening for New York based- vocal trio, Duchess to make their mark in Akron after performing not one, but two seemingly flawless sets at Blu Jazz+ last month. Reputable jazz vocalists, Amy Cervini, Hilary... More »

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In the Crowd: Hollis Brown at Musica

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by Floco Torres   When you attend a lot of live shows—I usually catch at least 10 a month—it often feels like you know what to expect just by scanning the event info. The saying “there’s nothing new under the sun” holds some weight, but it mainly gives people ... More »