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    CD Review - Barr, Summary (5RC)

    I doubt Brendan Fowler (Barr) was aware during the writing of Summary that the record would be one of his label's final releases; nevertheless, it's an uncannily appropriate last chapter to the 5RC story. First, it's very dark, which is fine--I see ...

    by HARRY KELLERMAN on March 1, 2007
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    Beyond Budokan - Big Business: Death On Four Legs

    Big Business look a tiny little like the Melvins--at a recent show in LA, the Melvins' Buzz and Big bassist Jared Warren potted down at opposite corners of the stage like matching topiary--and they also share similar geographic origin (Bigfoot count...

    by Chris Ziegler on March 1, 2007
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    Meow - Contemplating the Pussycat Dolls

    Generally speaking, America doesn't support pre-fabricated pop groups the way the UK wholeheartedly does. We prefer that our famouses at least have the patina of earning it, working for that dream, that city upon the hill. Or at least we did, before...

    by KATE CARRAWAY on March 1, 2007
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    Hits! - Virgin Megastore

    Top 10 records sold from Feb. 9 to Feb. 15, at Virgin Megastore, 20 City Blvd. W., Orange, (714) 769-4400. In addition to the large selection of music that Virgin is known for, this store carries a wide variety of punk, ska and alternative imports a...

    by REX REASON on March 1, 2007
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    Locals Only - Strange New World

    Bikeride The Kiss Parasol/Hidden Agenda To date, Bikeride has outlived Kona Lanes (their first show in 1994 was across the street) and Java Lanes (where I first saw them in 2000), plus a host of indie bands both local (Smile) and not (Gran...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on March 1, 2007
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    Talk About Pop Muzik - Sandy Zipp, Professor, UC Irvine

    History and American Studies Professor Sandy Zipp can completely alter the way you see pop music. What is American Studies? American Studies is an interdisciplinary program. It usually brings together literature and history under the umbrella of...

    by REX REASON on March 1, 2007
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    Tarts Triumphant - Christina Aguilera

    Well, you won. You did it. Back when it was you and Britney reigning supreme over the subpar versions of yourselves, it was kind of a draw. She played her hand, her cheerleader body and Southern charm slowly morphing into an awakened, sweating sex k...

    by KATE CARRAWAY on March 1, 2007
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    Emeralds - Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh

    Irish music fans can count on OC's own Fenians to tear it up on St. Paddy's Day at the Anaheim House of Blues, but for those who prefer a more delicate, ethereal celebration of Ireland, tradition-steeped songbird Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh will import a...

    by JOHN ROOS on March 1, 2007
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    Feelin' It - David Serby & the Sidewinders

    If the slick, soulless twaddle that passes for contemporary country music is enough to make you puke, despair not. David Serby has arrived. In the mold of Harlan Howard, Merle Haggard and Dwight Yoakam, this appealing singer/songwriter/guitarist pla...

    by JOHN ROOS on March 1, 2007
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    CD Review - Antibalas, Security (Anti-Records)

    Fela Kuti's Afrobeat fusion of jazz, funk and West African drumming is the cornerstone of Brooklyn-based Antibalas's (n?e, Anitbalas Afrobeat Orchestra) gig. Their third full-length is produced by space-age bachelor-pad soundtracker John McEntire (a...

    by MICHAEL COYLE on February 22, 2007
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    CD Review - The Good, The Bad and The Queen, The Good, The Bad and The Queen, (Virgin US)

    In a recent interview with Minnesota Public Radio, Damon Albarn explained that The Good, The Bad and The Queen isn't a band--it's an "orchestra." On top of that, The Good, The Bad and The Queen isn't even the orchestra's name: "We're not called The ...

    by KEVIN FERGUSON on February 22, 2007
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    So Many White People - is there still room for Sebadoh?

    The late '94/early '95 issue of Sonic Death(No. 6) summed up Sebadoh's Local Band Feel: "god, i used to be so into these guys. I just can't deal with 'em anymore." One music mailing list I read spent a recent week talking about Sebadoh; people I nev...

    by MAURICE BISHOP on February 22, 2007
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    Better Be Good - A Record Date With Thee Makeout Party!

    "You know, all the things that so many intellectuals have been trying to tell you was WRONG with America, that it has no culture, no depth, no tradition, no class. You know, the same type of people who don't dig the Seeds. Well fuck them, Jack, this...

    by Chris Ziegler on February 22, 2007
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    Live Review - Fast Times Lifetime with Mika Miko and Shook Ones Chain Reaction, Anaheim

    I hadn't set foot in Chain Reaction in well over a year, but once I did I remembered one reason why: awkward pairings like Mika Miko and Lifetime. The venue itself hadn't changed much--except for the pair of flat-screen TVs and the obnoxious Guitar ...

    by MILES CLEMENTS on February 22, 2007
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    Shifting Gears - Brian Malesardi, The Gear Trader

    Whether you're looking to sell--or finally score--that goldtop Les Paul, the Gear Trader's Brian Malesardi is your man. What is the Gear Trader? We're primarily a vintage music store. We carry guitars, amps, effects pedals, keyboards, and some d...

    by REX REASON on February 22, 2007
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    Zach de la Rocha-Endorsed Music - Los Cojolites

    Can't wait for Coachella to catch a glimpse of Zach de la Rocha? Then visit the Centro Cultural de Mexico this Saturday, where the Rage against the Machine frontman will play the role of enthusiastic supporter for Los Cojolites. Stateside, Los Cojol...

    on February 22, 2007
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    The Child is the Father of the Man - David Gonzalez's the Frog Bride

    Parenthood brings new experiences, insights and wisdom. Recently I learned how long it takes a penny to pass through the human digestive system, and this Saturday, the Coin Swallower, his mother and I will take in some high art for the whole family....

    by ANDREW TONKOVICH on February 22, 2007
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    Redemption - James Intveld

    Several years ago, while still living with my parents, my good friend Gary told me he was looking to rent the spare bedroom in his house. Gary's a few years older than me and about a thousand times cooler. He owned a couple of classic cars. He wore ...

    by BILL CHILD on February 22, 2007
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    That Dj Guy - Jesse Wheat, DJ

    Conscientious event DJ Jesse Wheat doesn't even need the "Chicken Dance." Do you primarily DJ weddings? The greater percentage of the work I do is weddings. It's not that I only like doing weddings, but they are the ones seeking someone to help....

    by REX REASON on February 15, 2007
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    CD Review - Various Artists, Take Action! Volume 6 (Hopeless/Sub City Records)

    This two CD/one DVD/three total chords compilation of the hottest Hot Topic bands supports the Kristin Brooks Hope Center and the Youth America Hotline, which teens can call for peer-to-peer advice on the myriad crises they're prone to. After a list...

    by MICHAEL COYLE on February 15, 2007
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