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Surrounded in Honesty: Richard Buckner plays intimate in-store in Toledo
Wisdom is kind of like investing, there’s no real secret to being successful at it; you just have to wait. Richard Buckner’s sparse but...
Who Crushed Out the Feeling? Brooklyn garage-roots rockers return to Toledo
In the strange musical times we live in, there is an odd pressure on bands and artists to identify themselves in "new" ways just to squeeze into some...
The Heart of the Heart of It All: Vertical Scratchers features Ohio cult music hero
Ohio may be well-known as the birthplace of rock n’ roll and home of the rock n’ roll hall of fame, but it’s history of producing...

The Lone Microphone is a music blog that provides news & information about bands & upcoming shows focusing mostly on the Toledo, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Cleveland & Columbus areas. All genres of music are fair game.