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9 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Going to see any band 25 years past their heyday seems a dangerous proposition. After so long a break one might question their motives, wondering if

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9 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Jim Morrison’s ghost would’ve been torn down in Houston. His old band, at least two-thirds of ‘em, was playing a downtown venue while

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9 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

:. e-mail this article:. print this article:. comment on this article Throughout the ‘90s, a wave of bands inundated college radio under the popular brand name

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9 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Recently, there was a thread about up-and-coming New York City bands on The Velvet Rope, the online hangout for music industry hoo-hahs and assorted hangers-on.

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9 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Beatings are a hammerin’ four piece wrecking crew from Boston whose monster sound straddles the links between old art punk (Mission of Burma, Killing

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9 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

On the eve of a large pro-war protest in the nation’s capital, it couldn’t have been a better time for the Antibalas Afrobeat

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2 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

About 30 minutes after the doors opened, the bar area of Greenpoint’s Warsaw was already full and “Eisbar” was playing on the jukebox. In the

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2 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

We get a lot of good shows here in New York City, but this is not without a downside. Just to get into the venue,

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2 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Dion, lead guitarist for the D4, was standing at the edge of the stage at L.A.‘s Troubadour club. Would he or wouldn’t

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2 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Boys of the Lough are a rare example of longevity in the world of Celtic music. Formed in the late 1960s, they’re still

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2 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

It seems appropriate that the first night of a 50-date crusade-of-a-tour should begin in a church. The Colchester Arts Centre was once a place of

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2 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Soul music beats like a lover’s heart when your press your face against bare flesh and hear a pulse drumming in your ear. For

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26 Mar 2003 // 1:00 AM

Unfunky UFO There is a Bee Gees song that goes, “I started a joke which started the whole world crying.” This lyric highlights one of

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Kimya DawsonPhoto Credit: Natalie Gruppuso Adam Green In a move analogous to the 1978 simultaneous release of four Kiss solo albums, all six members of the

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26 Mar 2003 // 1:00 AM

Blasting their way through a set that seemed far too short, Ikara Colt commanded the stage at Maxwell’s in Hoboken in a way that

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26 Mar 2003 // 1:00 AM

Ed Harcourt has always been a solo artist, but tonight, he seems even more alone, maybe even lonely. Something about the look on his face

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26 Mar 2003 // 1:00 AM

“Sometimes I feel like an evolutionary rejectLiving in this hi-tech world”—Widespread Panic There are some shows where you walk out of the club and

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26 Mar 2003 // 1:00 AM

High Volume, High Voltage For devoted AC/DC fans, what could be better than seeing their heroes perform in a packed football stadium? How about

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19 Mar 2003 // 1:00 AM

Supergrass The Coral This was one of those rare performances—like Pavement at the Vic Theater in 1999 at the tail end of their Terror Twilight

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19 Mar 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Incapacitants Aube A dark, cool night and heavy rainfall created the perfect backdrop for the opening night of Alchemy Records’ week-long showcase in Shibuya,

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