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Liz's DJ set from Monday's Crocodile Happy Hour

{photo by the lovely Victoria VanBruinisse} Thanks again to everyone who stopped by the Crocodile on Monday! It was *so so awesome* seeing you and boy oh boy did the double helpings of pizza make my tummy happy. I still have a couple of those wooden tokens for rum drink specials left over; I suppose […]

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'Tis the season for celebrated mythology: The Secret History of Rock 'N' Roll

Christopher Knowles is the author of the recently published book The Secret History of Rock ‘N’ Roll, which ties the rock-era music scene back to mystery cults formed “since the Stone Age.” Christmastime is a festive season when we party hard, glory vicariously in exciting fables, and when some of us even shove our mystified […]

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"Stop the World" by The Clash

All those idiotic high-school functions are supposed to be the foundation of your youthful memories. The varsity football games, the pep rallies, the dances — I vaguely remember doing my time as a typical alienated teenager at all of them, but it's nothing crisp or interesting enough to talk about. Except for my senior-year homecoming […]

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