U.S. Rocker, August 1996

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U.S. Rocker was Northeast Ohio’s largest circulation, hard-rock and underground music monthly, with 10,000 copies distributed every month during the 1990s.

Cover artist

Steve Raskin


Joe Carducci, Six Finger Satellite, The Heathers, Prong

Album reviews

Melvins, Ancient, Atrax Morgue, Avail, Battershell, Biohazard, Boyracer, Buckethead, By The Grace Of God, Carcass, Cocteau Twins, Come, Dos, Download, Jermey Enigk, The Figgs, The Exploited, Good Riddance, Iced Earth, Jawbox, King Diamond, Kittywinder, KMFDM, The Lee Harvey Oswald Band, Memento Mori, Mercyful Fate, Merzbow, Messed Up, Namanax, Nevermore, Out Out, Perfume Tree, Refused, Resin, The Revelers, Reverend Horton Heat, Rock-A-Teens, Sirvix, Soul Coughing, Spongehead, Strange, Trance Mission, U.S. Bombs, Violent Society, Submachine, Vitapup, Yosh, more

Singles reviews

Shellac, Big’n, Brise-Glace, Space Streakings, U.S. Maple, Gnomes Of Zurich, Silver Salute, The Bluetones, Dura-Delinquent

Live reviews

Ozzy Osbourne, Filter, Prong, Mace, Indian Rope Burn, B.F.E., Poppycock, Erosore, Turntable Orchestra, Bedhead, Stars Of The Lid, Windy and Carl, Rapoon, Illusion Of Safety, Pointless Orchestra, Soul Coughing, Trans Am, DJ Hackmaster Zobot, Ass Ponys, Handsome Family, Mosquita Mite, Crash Worship, Quintron & Miss Pussycat, Flossie & the Unicorns, The Wake, Bath, Experimental Audio Research, Bowery Electric, D-Generation, The TKOs, Polvo, Regraped, Say Uncle, Iceburn, Clutch, Orange 9MM, Fu Manchu, Core, more


Mike Kole, Baz Turd, Ron Kretsch, Damon Smith

Contributing writers

Keith Bergman, Mario Becerra, Scott Pastorell, Craig Bobby, Mason Boor, Skip Dayak, Sean Carnage, Patrick Coleff, Gene Dixon, Tony Erba, Neal Filsinger, Mike Kole, Martin F. Lance, Dave McClelland, Sasha I. Nyktos, Peanuts, Andrew Somlyo, Joe Stankiewicz, Darren Irwin, Ron Kretsch, Michael Stutz, Peter Risser


Anastasia Pantsios, Rob Banks, Karen Novak

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