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Cleveland Baseball: Time for a New Name… and Logo?

I’ve been having a little bit of a crisis of conscience lately. I am absolutely THRILLED that Cleveland’s baseball team has made it to the World Series. My 12 year old heart was broken in 1997, and to be headed back there again makes me giddy.   However, I’ve been unable to wear the Chief […]

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Bill Smith, The Rock Office

“Cleveland Native Michael McFarland is a Musical Architect” Read Full Article

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Bear, ClevelandRockAndRoll

“The EP is stripped down and raw, it’s McFarland and a guitar but you know what, it’s good, some parts are really good and it’s well worth picking up.” Read Full Article

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Chloe Bevan, ShoutItLoud Reviews

“We Are The Architects is a beautiful release from Michael McFarland with a very honest and real feel to it… great vocal tones and a drive guitar sound that brings the whole release together.” Read Full Article

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Debbie Mazella, Magic 98.3 WMGQ

“If you’re a fan of Matchbox Twenty, The Fray, or any guy who can write a good song, Michael McFarland’s music will really be comfort food to your ears!” Read Full Article

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Connie Williams, The Akronist

“Michael McFarland, self-described writer, rocker, biker and geek, gave an upbeat, energetic performance… [his show] featured his beautiful rhythmic alt-pop original songs.” Read Full Article

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Why I’m Moving to Cleveland

No, it’s not because of Lebron. Mostly. photo credit: Rabesphoto A month ago, my wife & I decided that we were moving from Asheville, North Carolina to the Near West Side of Cleveland, Ohio – specifically, to the Gordon Square neighborhood. We made our decision quickly, but not without a lot of careful thought. While […]

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Shane Hunt, Ampkicker.com

“He crafted an album that you, as a listener, won’t want to end.” Read Full Article

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iMoveiLive Online Music Magazine

“Creative videos and great songs” Read Full Article

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Joshua Finch, Exiled In Eugene

“Looping multiple vocal parts to create gorgeous, lush harmonies… The room filled with smiles in a fleeting magical moment” Read Full Article

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Aaron Fowler, Buzzbin Magazine

“McFarland is sure to make waves with his first EP, ‘Made a Mess.’” Full Article No Longer Available Online

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Shane Hunt, Ampkicker.com

“Michael’s songwriting is frank, expressive and clever, and his performances easily elevate the material with a consistent level of energy and an innate understanding of on-stage dynamic for the live renditions of his tracks.” Read Full Article

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