Local Bands - 2012 Winners

Published May 16, 2012

Classic rockers, hip-hop artists, or country crooners; who rocks your local music scene?

2012 Winner

1. Buck Naked Band

Voters Love

"If dancing is your thing, you'll fall in love with The Buck Naked Band. Be ready to kick it up, you won't be sitting for..."  via Shelly T.

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NE OHIO OH 44281
2012 Runner-Up

2. The Hitmen North Canton

Voters Love

"CLASSIC ROCK! Playing the hits, each member sings lead & harmony, helping match original styles and sounds of popular groups."  via Skip S.

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9267 Pheasant Valley Ave NW Canton OH 44720
2012 Finalist

3. A Band Named Ashes

Voters Love

"If you don't know A Band Named Ashes, go see them :) I live in NYC now, or else I would be at every show. These guys are..."  via Lindsay G.

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1000 Kenmore Blvd Akron OH 44314
2012 Finalist

4. Sobeit

Voters Love

"I was at the Clays park 4th of July show last year, amazing!! You guys put on a better show then most of the bands at Rockin..." 

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3333 State Route 303 Mantua OH 44255
2012 Finalist

5. The Approach & The Execution

Voters Love

"TA&TE is an awesome band. When they visited Erie, PA and played at the Forward Hall, they didnt come and play their set and..."  via Amanda M.

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Cleveland OH 44107
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