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23 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

At last, she comes onstage, joining her creatively-coiffed backing band amidst the Black Cat’s crowd cheers. For a diva-in-training, she is surprisingly short. Grabbing

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23 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Just What the “Doctors” Ordered In 2001, Tim McGraw broke from Nashville tradition and recorded an album with his longtime touring band, the Dancehall Doctors. The

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23 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

S E T    L I S T Horror ShowArbeit Macht FreiVertigoWhat a WasterThe DelaneyDeath on the StairsThe NarcissistDon’t Look BackBoys in the

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23 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Bowery Ballroom was packed to bursting point last Friday at 11 when Warren Ellis walked on stage, a violin case in one hand, a banana

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23 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Underground Might Be Overcrowded, But Eric Bachmann Is Poised to Lift Himself Out of the Indie Rock Gutter With Beautiful Tales About Ugly People

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23 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Photo Credit: Cori Taratoot If you’ve ever stared at a blank page, waiting for inspiration, Conor Oberst of Bright Eyes might just piss you

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16 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Having run afoul of the weather for some time, I was overdue for the high-octane Rock Show this past week. Those of you resident in the metropolises and hep college towns invariably have one friend who's a rock critic and know that this creature is perpetually broke (without insurance). Thus the healing balm of a shrieking wall of guitars is just about this poor soul's -- meaning I -- last and best hope for remedy.

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16 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

S E T    L I S T Sea HeroDarleneIndian SummerSanta FeLittle DreamerBe My FriendBright EyesPoconosDesert QueenCarolina JasmineGemini on the WayThink It Through Lads

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16 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

With the conflict in Iraq dominating every media outlet, it feels like there is no escape from the unjust atrocities that are being perpetrated on

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16 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

S E T    L I S T This Is Not My TownOne More Song The Radio Won’t LikeLone WolfWestbyHockey SkatesSummer LoveMariaNational SteelHockey

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The Datsuns The Sights In a Battle Royale of up and coming “The” bands (the et cetera for the Hives and the Strokes), the (much-hyped)

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16 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

The reality check is in the mail!” wailed Stephen Brodsky, the lead guitarist and vocalist of Cave In, as a relatively small but dedicated crowd

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9 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

's acoustic performance at the NorVa on March 28th, singer/guitarist Emerson Hart commented to the audience, perhaps unnecessarily, 'This is kind of a different show.'

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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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