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Big Fun This Week: 3 Amazing Shows, all for a good cause

Big fun this week: 3 amazing shows, all for a good cause

The first couple weeks of December are turning out to be one of the best weeks for show-goers all year.  Hopefully we can all give ourselves early holiday gifts and treat ourselves to some BIG FUN this month. Each of these three picks for the week features AMAZING line-ups, raising much-needed funds for great causes: […]

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Peter Hook and the Light

Peter Hook and the Light take on New Order classics

Show Date: November 18, 2014

Taking the stage to the iconic Kraftwerk song “Trans Europe Express”, Joy Division and New Order founding bassist Peter Hook remarked “you’re a long way from Macclesfield”, perhaps a nod to his Northern England beginnings and how far his musical life has managed to take him. Backed by The Light, who consists of Hook’s son […]

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Sign up to have Bernard Sumner('s people) email you the new Bad Lieutenant single

[video:–pSWLEVGhY] Bad Lieutenant, the new band formed by frontman Bernard Sumner (Joy Division, New Order), guest drummer Stephen Morris (Joy Division, New Order), guitarist Phil Cunningham (New Order), and guest Alex James (Blur) has released “Sink or Swim,” the first single off of Never Cry Another Tear on their MySpace page. The song will be […]

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1987 Was a Beautiful Year

KEXP uber-DJ John in the Morning just completed a wondrous feat: an hour and a half of music all straight outta 1987. At first I thought myself caught in a timewarp, and then I wondered aloud "who died?" Turns out he was simply fulfilling a listener's request to hear some tunes from '87. Talk about […]

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Tales from a Brave Ulysses

Power, Corruption, Lies, and Urine in Chicago. It is a grip on immortality we all hope we will somehow keep after we die. Maybe it's like this — somewhere there is a shy girl or boy, too timid to tell the object of their affections about their love, too timid to approach them without shaking, […]

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