U.S. Rocker, November 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

Sean Carnage


Hesher Culture, Party Spots of Yore, Hesher Rites of Passage in Parma, Growing Up Punk in Hesher Country, Eyehategod, Tom Rojack RIP

Album reviews

Fu Manchu, Bent Scepters, Bowery Electric, Broomstick, Brutal Truth, Cause For Alarm, Cosmic Psychos, The Crystal Method, Dark Funeral, Deicide, Disengage, Four, Freedom Fighters, Grand Mal, The Grifters, Guitar Wolf, Headrillaz, H20, The Interpreters, Iron Savior, Jag Panzer, Lionrock, Little Red Rocket, Malevolent Creation, Man Or Astroman, Mayhem, Melvins, Misery Loves Company, Murder 1, Muscadine, Negativland, Panel Donor, The Pietasters, PLug, Purusam, The Saints, Secret Chiefs 3, Shipping News, Slichot, Soul Whirling Somewhere, Southern Culture On The Skids, Tobin Sprout, Swoon 23, The Sundays, Tigerlilies, Unleashed, U.S. Bombs, U.S. Maple, Vampire Love Dolls, more

Singles reviews

Varistor, Splendor Bin, Cursive, Guaranteed Katch, Limina, TV Pow, Revelers

Demo reviews

Urko, Against The Grain, Unholy Three

Print review

The Redneck Manifesto by Jim Goad

Live reviews

Cobra Verde, Guided By Voices, Magoo, Garageland, Spiritualized, Spring Heel Jack, War Pigs, Poster Children, Skeleton Key, Caramel, Mike Watt, Link Wray, Dieselhed, The Cowslingers, more


Herb Daly, Tony Erba, Dave McClelland, Brenda Mullen, Anastasia Pantsios, Peter Risser, Steve Wainstead, Martin F. Lance

Contributing writers

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, Martin F. Lance, Miles Later, Dave McClelland, Jack Medley, Ed Milich, Sasha I. Nyktos, Peanuts, William Dempsey Powell, Cliff Rembrandt, Ryan Rollins, Mike Stutz, Andrew Somlyo, Michael Stutz, Roger Thornhill, Jeff Weisenberg

Contributing artists

Sean Carnage, Melissa Sullivan


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

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