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Two decades ago, Seattle trio Truly released its debut album, Fast Stories... From Kid Coma, at the tail-end of the Grunge mini-epoch, and while it was relatively obscure, tastemakers at the time — The Rocket, Kerrang!, NME, MTV — cited it as one of the year’s best releases. Vocalist/guitarist Robert Roth, bassist Hiro Yamamoto and drummer Mark Pickerel (the latter two from Soundgarden and Screaming Trees, respectively) released the Heart and Lungs EP on Sub Pop before signing to Capitol

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MPMF Announces Iron & Wine among others

Cincinnati CityBeat's Midpoint Music Festival just released a second round of artists including Iron & Wine (check out the first artist announcement here). The festival takes place in various venues in Over The Rhine September 25-27 (FRI-SUN, as opposed to the previous THU-SAT format). Go...

MPMF Announces Initial Artists

Midpoint Music Festival just posted the first 17 of nearly 125 artists set to perform at this year's festival (September 25-27). A few weeks ago the festival announced that they would switch to a Friday - Sunday format, and that tickets are now available at early bird pricing here! Also, artists...