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7 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

Seek a gear show for those in the know? Go hear Fab Faux! One of my few regrets in life is not having attended a

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4 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

“It’s not up to you”: or Ethics According to Björk It’s rare when a pop star is also a prophet. The awesomeness

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4 Oct 2001 // 4:00 PM

At age 26, Ryan Adams has already earned enough praise and criticism to last a career. When he was just 20 years old, Adams’ band Whiskeytown was

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27 Sep 2001 // 4:00 PM

Needless to say, these are serious times. There is little place for irony. There is even less place for facile rock and roll rebellion. Enter

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26 Sep 2001 // 4:00 PM

With his 1994 eponymous debut, Keb’ Mo’, the Los Angeles-native also known as Kevin Moore let loose with an album full of solid songwriting and extraordinary

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24 Sep 2001 // 4:00 PM

The Big Music is back. Now Mike Scott calls it “sonic rock” (there is no flesh-and-blood saxophonist these days) as he has come full circle

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3 Sep 2001 // 4:00 PM

Apparently, I’d heard correctly—and the critic was the gangling boy behind me, piping up shortly after lead singer Polly Jean Harvey joined her

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16 Aug 2001 // 4:00 PM

The real change in Radiohead, however, is in their demeanor. They no longer exude the air of whiny, depressed, petulant art-rockers.

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11 Aug 2001 // 4:00 PM

The plush and posh El Rey Theater, a brief walk from the perpetually sinking mammoths of the La Brea tar pits, may be an unlikely

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2 Jul 2001 // 4:00 PM

is one of the more compelling performers in contemporary country, a musical landscape cluttered with well dressed divas (and sometimes their husbands), Hat Acts, and an unsettling new interest in 'boy bands'.

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30 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

G. Love threatened to take James Brown's title for Hardest Working Man in Show Business away from him recently -- at least for the night he was playing Park City.

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29 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

. They eschew attention, yet they're media darlings. Reactions to their recent recordings are anything but lukewarm, yet they refuse to explain themselves. They transform studio-centric creations into live songs that are both towering and incandescent, yet they tour infrequently.

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26 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

the dubious distinction of 'supergroup'. Yet they're all still anonymous enough that you don't get the pretension that is usually attached to anything 'super'.

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24 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

Someday Ian Astbury and the boys might be able to play a concert based on scads of new material. Until then, the diehards who grew

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21 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

“I’m a Fucking Visionary”George Carlin Stays Hungry (and Angry) This isn’t my father’s George Carlin, to pervert a phrase, something Carlin

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20 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

Judging by the relatively small crowd that had gathered to see Brave Combo play once they’d ambled onstage just after 8:30 p.m. on a

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14 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

Built To Spill Tunes Up (Again and Again) Sometimes you’re too good for your own good. That’s not something that many fans of

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U2

13 Jun 2001 // 4:00 PM

successfully wooed a near sellout crowd for it's first D.C. show on this tour. The crowd loved the band; the band loved the crowd. We all loved one another.

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28 May 2001 // 4:00 PM

29 May 2001: Manchester Apollo - Manchester, England.

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24 May 2001: Troubadour - Los Angeles.

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