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2 Apr 2003 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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 // 12:00 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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19 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

Sure, the Coral are just a few yards in front of me, but they’re not really here. They’re in a happier place and

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Gang Starr Floetry If the trajectory of Common’s rap persona were mapped out on a flow chart, you’d see a line climbing steadily

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19 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

S E T    L I S T PepitaAcross the WireThe Ride Part IIThe Black LightQuattro (World Drifts In)Sonic WindFrontera / TriggerNot Even Stevie

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19 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

The Exies Carolyn Mark Trapt There are generally two large music “to dos” in Toronto each year. North By Northeast (NXNE), the cousin of South

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19 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

Recipe: Live Audioslave With 25% Soundgarden and 75% Rage Against the Machine, hard-rock saviors Audioslave arrived before a sold-out crowd at the Riviera Theatre with high expectations

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12 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

“Global” Tour Things did not look promising. As he and his crate-toting handlers barreled through a crowd of people hanging out near the stage of

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12 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

Patrick Park never smiled. Patrick Park hardly said a word, but he didn’t need to. There was so much happening in his eyes. Wearing

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12 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

Mr. Tambourine Man “The bass / the treble / don’t make the rebel / playing the tambourine does.”

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12 Mar 2003 // 12:00 AM

“Somebody told me they saw Eric Gaffney today and that he said ‘hi.’ I have a lot of scores to settle, and when I do,

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