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    September 21, 2011

    R.I.P. R.E.M., Masters of a Beautiful, Eclectic Rock 'n' Roll

    Farewell, then.​ In case you still needed to know the difference between R.E.M. and U2, R.E.M. just broke up and U2 dies only when Bono is put in the ground. Whatever today's (honestly shocking) announcement means about R.E.M.'s 31-year-career, well, what did anything ever mean with this ban ... More >>

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    July 2, 2010

    Fireworks, Death Metal, Circus Bella, '70s Americana

    Finn Riggins plays El Rio on Saturday​Bust out the barbecue, hoist up the flag and turn up the Americana jams. Yes, Independence Day is here again. Celebrate the founding fathers (and mothers) this weekend without breaking the bank. Here's our list of cheap summer holiday events for less than thos ... More >>

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    June 30, 2010
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    December 2, 2009
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    December 8, 2008

    Last Night: Live 105's Battle of the Opening Bands

    (Dizzy Balloon gets crafty with the merch setup)Live 105's Not So Silent Night Local Band Competition Finals with: Picture Atlantic, Please Do Not Fight, Go Kart Mozart, Music For Animals, and Dizzy BalloonMonday, Dec. 7, 2008Cafe du NordWords and images by Jennifer MaerzLast night, Live 105-suppor ... More >>

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    February 9, 2005

    Turn Around, Bright Eyes

    Indie icon Conor Oberst grows up -- and blows up

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    September 15, 2004

    Pop-Punk Confessional

    We've all thought about it, but one man finally went and confessed his love of pop-punk

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    July 7, 2004

    Emo Money

    Now that emo's a cash cow, one of the genre's founding bands has reunited to milk it

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    October 15, 2003

    Saddle Chic

    Sharing a spotlight with Bright Eyes is no easy task. But Cursive is up for it.

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    September 10, 2003

    Comfortably Numb

    The road to music snobbery is paved with the music of Radiohead

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    September 10, 2003

    Blitzkrieg Pop

    Punk has crossed over from underground filth to mainstream fluff, and Vendetta Red suggests that its music is the bridge

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