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Punk band SWMRS dive into upcoming Cleveland show

Punk rock band SWMRS will be performing at Now That's Class! on March 16.

Anne Nickoloff, Director of Print

March 7, 2016

SWMRS haven’t been around for long, but they’ve existed in other forms than just their current beachy-rock mode. Previously called Emily’s Army, singer Cole Becker said the change to SWMRS was mostly to get a new start stylistically. “When we changed the name, it was very much because we wanted Emily...

A little bit of everything in one band

New Politics singer David Boyd could barely be contained on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame stage.

Anne Nickoloff, Director of Print

July 23, 2015

New Politics singer David Boyd must have thought the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s stage was too small on July 21. Stepping onto the drum set, break dancing and flipping around the limited space, there was little room to contain him at the band’s actual stage. The crowd swarmed to hold his feet up...

16 Photos from the Reel Big Fish and Less than Jake concert

Less than Jake, a ska band which has maintained its energy for over 20 years, ended the ecstatic night at Cleveland's House of Blues.

Anne Nickoloff, Arts & Entertainment Editor

January 24, 2015

All the 90's punks reunited for a night at Cleveland's House of Blues for the trifecta of ska and punk on Jan. 23, 2015: Opener Authority Zero, and headliners Reel Big Fish and Less than Jake rocked into the night, destroying shoes and shins along the way. Check out some photos of the event below, ...

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