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Akron's Booming DIY Scene Is Best Heard from Its Porches

The city's PorchRokr 2017 festival saw 135 acts play to 12,000 people. For free. We caught it all and spoke to local band Time Cat about the city's scene.
Alex Dorman
10.22.17
Premieres

Winston Hightower’s Home Recorded Tapes Sound Lo-Fi But He’s Hi-Fi In Everything Else

The enthusiastic and prolific young Columbus songwriter is your non-standard Ohioan.
Noisey Staff
8.29.16
festivals 2016

Faces of the Gathering of the Juggalos

At the 17th annual Gathering, we captured the make up and glory of the Juggalos and Juggalettes in Ohio.
Nate "Igor" Smith
7.23.16
Premieres

PREMIERE: Cincinnati's Leggy Rips it Off and into Pieces on 'DANG'

Stream 'Dang,' the raucous LP from Ohio surf-punks Leggy.
Noisey Staff
1.8.16
Interviews

How a Reissue Campaign Will Stick Craw’s Music Into the Post-Hardcore Canon

The Cleveland band is reissuing a six-LP box set called '1993-1997,' accompanied by a 200-page book, via Northern Spy Records. This is their story.
Bradley Zorgdrager
12.10.15
Premieres

PREMIERE: LA's Line & Circle Shimmer "Like a Statue" in the Moonlight on Their Debut LP

Get a gazey load of the debut LP 'Split Figure' from Line & Circle.
Noisey Staff
8.24.15
Epitaph For A Head

A Documentary About Ohio Hardcore is Coming: We Interviewed the Director of 'Destroy Cleveland'

You're goddamn right that Cleveland rocks.
Joseph Yanick
3.22.15
Premieres

Osh Kosh Presents Lamb$' Music Video for "Digi Scale" (Remix), Featuring Key!, Reese, and Tezo

It's Ohio against the world.
Drew Millard
10.21.14
Thinkpieces And Shit

Used to Used to Get It in Ohio: Cam'ron's Overlooked Classic Just Turned Five

Cam'ron's "I Used To Get It In Ohio" just turned five, so it's time to reflect on how amazing it is.
Paul Thompson
4.3.14