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comment Sounds like there is stickiness on my tire, but there isn't!
Sorry I realise this is an old thread I'm digging up here but I googled symptoms experienced on my bike this evening & found your discussion. I've got a trek mtb with 26" road tyres - tyres are very new (bought 3 weeks ago, 150 miles ridden, max) and the back wheel has started making that "sticky" noise. (The tyre is totally clean!) To isolate the issue to the tyre I've changed inner tube (no difference) and switched tyres front to back. After switching, the noise comes from the front. Bingo! It's the tyre! Not sure what though as it looks structurally fine (to my untrained eye). Anyway I'm go