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Sparks
Royal Oak Music Theatre, Royal Oak, April 1

April 3rd, 2022  |  by  |  published in What's the Rumpus? | Leave A Comment »

Sparks Royal Oak Music Theatre, Royal Oak, April 1 Although they have had intermittent bouts of mainstream success, particularly in the UK, where they relocated for several

Wet Leg
A&R Music Bar, Columbus, March 5

March 7th, 2022  |  by  |  published in What's the Rumpus? | Leave A Comment »

Wet Leg A&R Music Bar, Columbus, March 5 If generating hype was a sport, Rhian Teasdale and Hester Chambers, the Isle of Wight duo known as Wet Leg, would be World Cup

The Lemonheads
The Athenaeum, Columbus, November 18

November 22nd, 2021  |  by  |  published in What's the Rumpus? | Leave A Comment »

The Lemonheads The Athenaeum, Columbus, November 18 It’s been nearly 30 years since It’s a Shame About Ray launched The Lemonheads into alt-rock stardom and their frontman, Evan

Guided By Voices
Livestream, July 17

July 22nd, 2020  |  by  |  published in What's the Rumpus? | Leave A Comment »

Guided By Voices Livestream, July 17 These are strange times we are living in, with the coronavirus having affected nearly every aspect of human existence across the globe. Live music has

Trash Kit
The Lexington, London, February 14

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Trash Kit The Lexington, London, February 14 If you don’t go in for overpriced meals and cliched gestures, a good place to have spent Valentine’s Day this year would have been at The

Crows
Electric Ballroom, London, October 22

October 27th, 2019  |  by  |  published in What's the Rumpus? | Leave A Comment »

Crows Electric Ballroom, London, October 22 As the last days of 2019 approach, one can’t help but take stock of the past year and the records that stood out. The album with which

Nelsonville Music Festival
Hocking College, Nelsonville, June 6–9

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Nelsonville Music Festival Hocking College, Nelsonville, June 6–9 I’ve already written at length about the uniqueness of the Nelsonville Music Festival in the lead-up to this year’s fest, so I promised myself

Nelsonville Music Festival 2019
Preview

June 3rd, 2019  |  by  |  published in What's the Rumpus? | 1 Comment »

Nelsonville Music Festival 2019 Preview One of the most anticipated weekends on the calendar for Ohio music fans, the Nelsonville Music Festival will be kicking off their 15th year at Robbins Crossing

Sasami
Rumba Cafe, Columbus, May 5

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Sasami Rumba Cafe, Columbus, May 5 I’ve had the good fortune to see Philadelphia’s Empath twice in the last month. Of course there was the pedigree built-in that initially drew my attention.

The Flesh Eaters
Bowery Ballroom, New York, March 17

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The Flesh Eaters Bowery Ballroom, New York, March 17 Although the Flesh Eaters existed intermittently in many forms over the decades, they no doubt remain best remembered