U.S. Rocker, May 1997

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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

Clay Parker


Scene Magazine exposé

Album reviews

Palace Music, Baboon, Bantam Rooster, Banyan, Bazooka, Brilliantine, Calvin Krime, Critters Buggin’, Crown Heights, C.R., Daddy Longhead, Dead Fucking Last, Enuff Znuff, Farflung, Folk Implosion, Forma Tadre, Ace Frehley, Fueled, Gnomes Of Zurich, God Is My Co-Pilot, Gravity Kills, Grip, Inc., Gwar, Hellvis, Helmet, Killing Culture, Wayner Kramer, Leaving Trains, Nothing Painted Blue, Poison Idea, Puller, Scrub, Snapcase, Speaker, Matthew Sweet, Swell, Tall Dwarfs, Transmisia, Trial Of The Bow, Unleashed, W.A.S.P., We, Wuhling, Wumpscut, Xysma, Zen Guerrilla, more

Singles reviews

Protesti, Heist, N.O.T.A., Brother Inferior, Gauze, Iron Cross, Cancerous Reagans, Disco Crisis, Hangnail, Sloth

Demo Reviews

Terminal Man, Toy Train Holdup, The View, Morticia’s Chair, Bucket Of Monkey, CMG

Live reviews

Karma To Burn,, Biblical Proof Of UFOs, Boulder, Sick Of It All, Snapcase, AFI, God Loves Overdose, Women Of Sodom, Necrofix, The Electric Hellfire Club, 16 Volt, Scar Tissue, Alien Faktor, Oneiroid Psychosis, Xorcist, The Showcase Showdown, The Aggravators, Sunshine Blind, Avernus, Firewater, Valentine Six, Duvalby Bros., more


Tony Erba, Anastasia Pantsios, Damon N. Smith, Steve Wainstead

Contributing writers

Keith Bergman, Craig Bobby, Mason Boor, Sean Carnage, Patrick Coleff, Herb Daly, Gene Dixon, Tony Erba, Neal Filsinger, Eden Gauteron, David Genzen, Darren Irwin, David Jesitus, Mike Kole, Casey Kulas, Mike Kole, Martin F. Lance, Miles Later, Dave McClelland, Jack Medley, Sasha I. Nyktos, Jon Paris, Peanuts, Peter Risser, Ryan Rollins, Mike Shumaker, Andrew Somlyo, Joe Stankiewicz, Michael Stutz, Roger Thornhill

Contributing artists

Mr. Squirrel Murphy, Sean Carnage, Melissa Sullivan


Anastasia Pantsios, Rob Banks, Casey Kulas, Karen Novak, Steve Wainstead

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