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HOO-WEE!

Move aside you Rascall-y Flat, pleather hat-wearing pop-twangers, this is real country music. The Wilders, hailing from Kansas City, play self-described “tunes from the golden age.” Betse Ellis (fiddle, vocals)...
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Keepin’ It Israel

Critically acclaimed and wildly successful in Israel, hip-hop/funk tour-de-force Hadag Nachash will performing at the Canopy Club tonight. Meaning “The Snake Fish” in Hebrew, Hadag Nahash was formed in Jerusale...
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From A To Zimbabwe

Inspiration for starting a band can come from anywhere. It could be a group of friends trying to mimic their favorite band or trying to create something completely new. It could simply be a person’s preferred m...
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Duran Duran

Grade: B- “These are days of hit and run/In the stream with everyone/Is a moment of our lives,” Simon LeBon sings over an accented backbeat in “The Valley” as he begins Duran Duran’s latest attempt at a come...
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Counterpunch

After listening to Chicago-based band Counterpunch’s self-titled debut album, the best way I can think of describing them is “damn catchy.” The first track, “Team Player,” has a lengthy opening of distortion,...