U.S. Rocker, August 1998

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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

Sean Carnage


Bobby Conn, Hawkwind, Spazz, Franklin, The Conservatives, How to Hook Up at a Hardcore Fest, Genesis P-Orridge, Frank Vale & Greg Zydyc of Metrosync Recording

Album reviews

Dub Narcotic Sound System, A Minor Forest, Am I Blood, B.T.K., Everlast, Benediction, Benumb, Big Wig, Bikini Kill, Boy Wonder Jinx, Brian Setzer Orchestra, Children Of Bodom, Cowboy Junkies, Dark Funeral, Darling, DJ Spooky, Eighty Mile Beach, Enthroned, Esthero, Ether, Flesh Parade, Bill Fox, Front 242, Mitchell Froom, Godspeed You Black Emperor, Graven Image, Hi Fi & The Roadburners, Impaled Nazarene, Joan Of Arc, Kenziner, Kitty Badass, Laddio Bolocko, Sean Lennon, Lost Souls, The Makers, Master, Megaptera, Mono Puff, Monster Magnet, Jocelyn Montgomery, David Lynch, Most Secret Method, Nasum, The New Grand, Ogre / Atkins, Old Man’s Child, Parasites, Pave The Rocket, Pepper Acton, Robert Pollard, Pungent Stench, REO Speedealer, Rudimentary Peni, Samael, Shonen Knife, Skintree, Subarachnoid Space, Swingin’ Utters, Squirrel Nut Zippers, Today’s My Super Spaceout Day, 12Rods, 22 Jacks, Sunset Valley, Tender Blidspot, Trailer Hitch, Traluma, Triplefastaction, Truly, Universal Stomp, Wretch Like Me, more

Singles reviews

The Leslies, Pavo, Benumb, Thee Headcoats, Mini-Systems, Them Wranch, The Low Numbers

Demo reviews

Black Mayonnaise, Penfold, Chump, Jimhat, Method 51, Adam Rich, Tony B., Third Degree Burnout

Live reviews

Epectir, Quasimojo, Craig Carlton, Bardo Pond, Speaker / Cranker, Phoebe Cates, Zao, Burn It Down, Loud Family, 13th Floor, Johan, Red Giant, Biblical Proof of UFOs, Monster Magnet, Far, Speak 714, In My Eyes, Battery, Better Than A Thousand, U.S. Bombs, Fury 66, Workhorse, U.S. Maple, Muted Sivad, The Conservatives, Rocket From The Crypt, Creeper Lagoon, Chargers Street Gang, more

Print review

Lords Of Chaos by Michael Moynihan and Didrik Soderlund


Dave Bellard, Tony Erba, Eden Gauteron, Ebenezer Grouse, Ron Kretsch, Matt Damn Kuchna, Anastasia Pantsios

Contributing writers

Dave Bellard, Craig Bobby, Andrew Bonazelli, Mason Boor, Sean Carnage, Herb Daly, Tony Erba, Martin Fierro, Neal Filsinger, Eden Gauteron, David Jesitus, Chris Klasa, Martin F. Lance, Miles Later, Isaac Lipfert, James McDonough, Jack Medley, Ed Milich, Julian Montague, Brenda Mullen, Les Nemes, Doug Niemczura, Sasha I. Nyktos, Jill Paschen, Jason Pearson, Peanuts, Berston Pernie, Cliff Rembrandt, Reeduh, Peter Risser, Ryan Rollins, Rob Sabetto, Skutr, Ryan R. Smith, David Steiner, Erica Washburn, Jeff Weisenberg

Contributing artists

Sean Carnage, Jake Kelly, Matt Damn Kuchna, Mr. Squirrel Murphy, Solario, Melissa Sullivan


Scott Badovick, Robert Banks, Jay Brown, Casey Kulas, Karen Novak, Anastasia Pantsios

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