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23 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

I’ve been told there’s nothing like a showcase concert, and the coming out show thrown for the Stills by their new label, Vice

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23 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

The Shins’ James MercerPhoto credit: Debra Zeller The Shins are fantastic. When I say fantastic, I’m not speaking of their musical ability or creative

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23 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

How far can you take one joke? That’s really the only question that comes to mind on August 30 at Chicago’s House of Blues.

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23 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Kings of Leon Jet Rock of Ages The eve of 9/11 (slight return). Panic in the streets of Gotham. All praises to the holy soul and

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John Mellencamp :. e-mail this article:. print this article:. comment on this article Cabin Fever I was eating Neil Young when the highest points of my

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23 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Every aspiring rock star, before he embarks upon his career, should be handed a list of things never to say to an audience. On this

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9 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

  Homecoming 2003 or How I Ended Up Onstage With Iggy and the Stooges In 1967, a young, aspiring bluesman named Jim Osterberg left his hometown of

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The Star SpanglesPhoto credit: Howard Thompson The Smithereens   Something Old, Something New . . . A headlining appearance by the Smithereens would have been appropriate 15 years ago.

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9 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Photo credit: John Ballon S E T    L I S T Your Mind and We Belong TogetherOrange SkiesMy Little Red BookAlone Again OrA

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9 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Photo credit: Roger Sargent   The Libertines faced a number of obstacles before they even set foot on stage at Irving Plaza. For one, they

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Photo credit: Bill Groll   The Continental Club is an old hangout on the south side of Austin, the part of town where people believe

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9 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

:. e-mail this article:. print this article:. comment on this article Dave Gahan, known the world ‘round as the lead singer of seminal synth-pop band Depeche

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2 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Photo credit: Luisa Cinta As if he weren’t already enough of a cipher, Smog’s Bill Callahan has now started cloaking his stage name

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2 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

S E T    L I S T 6’1”Polyester BrideRock MeDivorce SongHelp Me MaryExtraordinaryFuck and RunFavoriteJohnny FeelgoodWhy Can’t I?Red Light FeverSupernovaFlower So

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2 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

S E T    L I S T Free for AllWango TangoStormtroopin’Snakeskin CowboyWang Dang Sweet PoontangKlstrphnkyRawdogs & WarhogsCraveI Won’t Go AwayHey BabyJust

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2 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

“What is Iceland like?” I asked a sea-faring friend of mine a few hours before I was to see a performance by Múm. “Imagine

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2 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Photo credit: Jason King I have this great housesitting gig in the middle of nowhere. But, unfortunately, the rural isolation inflames my latent misanthropy. Silence

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2 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Ledward Kaapana Bob Brozman The Birchmere in Alexandria, Virginia, has been the scene of many momentous performances over the years, but few could compare with

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2 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

:. e-mail this article:. print this article:. comment on this article It’s a glum little venue, the Fireside Bowl. League nights were traded for rock

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Photo credit: Valeria Zalaquett Strings Attached: De La Guarda 10 Years On The language is not intellectual, it goes straight to the body, to the senses,

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