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Recommended Show: The ChameleonsVox

Fans of post-punk and new wave music are typically familiar with The Cure, Joy Division and The Smiths. These are among the league of legendary and adored artists that emerged from the UK in the late 1970s and early 1980s. However, there is a plethora of acts from this scene that are just as impressive […]

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Kristin Hersh: Possible Dust Clouds

Kristin Hersh is performing live at The Tractor Tavern on Wednesday, 25th September. Concert details here.   Last year, the inimitable Kristin Hersh released Possible Dust Clouds, her 10th studio solo album. Hersh is the genius and leader behind veteran band Throwing Muses, who have been mostly inactive since 2013’s fabulous Purgatory/Paradise. Whereas the last Muses album […]

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Swervedriver: Future Ruins

Swervedriver is performing live at El Corazon with Failure on Friday, 19th April. Concert details and ticket information is available here. The movement of independent bands that came out of England in the late 1980s and early 1990s that frequently gets classified as shoegaze, either for the plethora of effects pedals that the bands used […]

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Recommended Show: Los Straitjackets and Marshall Crenshaw at the Tractor on Saturday {Sept 16}

Marshall Crenshaw y Los Straitjackets will play at the Tractor Tavern on Saturday, September 16, 2017 with Kim Virant and Friends opening {tickets and more info}. Nary a band in lucha libre masks can match Los Straitjackets. Always an enigma wrapped in a (wrestling) mask, they’ve bent strings and chugged along for decades, and now […]

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