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    Battle-Scarred and Banged Up - But Chris Karns Deccatree win the war

    Photo by Lara MontagneHelluva trooper, Chris Karn. Dude'll stay up till 5 a.m. working in his recording studio and still show up for an interview later in the day, being all apologetic if he seems a bit foofy-headed as he speaks. Last month, his c...

    by Rich Kane on December 16, 2004
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    Street Trash Named Desire - Skateboards to Hell

    Photo by Matt OttoIt's hard not to wonder what kind of booger-eating mutants Street Trash must be: a recordcover with an ejaculating penis riding a skateboard, Dealing With It-era DRI meets Void punk delivered at roughly a zillion bpm (even a lyric ...

    by REX REASON on December 16, 2004
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    Eau De Toilette - The smell of Paris in the springtimeor the Brea Mall in December

    Photo by Amy Thelig "Buy my fragrance. It's sexy and hot--and so are all of you." This was the eloquent and understated conclusion to Paris Hilton's 30-second address during her appearance at Robinsons-May in the Brea Mall on Dec. 5--words that some...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on December 9, 2004
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    The Beat Farmers A.D.

    Photo by R. Nichols/D. Boss DesignsThe Beat Farmers A.D. Coach House, San Juan Capistrano Saturday, Dec. 4 All that was missing was fearless leader Country Dick Montana, who couldn't make this gig seeing as how he's dead. The "A.D." at the end...

    by Matt Coker on December 9, 2004
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    Live Previews

    Photo by Craig MortonBanyan Bitches Brew Stephen Perkins' instrumental Banyan project--it's sort of narrow and inaccurate to call them a band--gets to straddle rock, jazz, funk, punk, world music (flamenco guitar, Eastern modes and rhythm, Afric...

    on December 9, 2004
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    Shave Trans Universal Worldwide Headchange Records Been awhile since we've heard from Shave, Long Beach's semi-renowned gang of psychotropic jesters. A long while--their previous disc, Jesus Shaves, came out six years ago, an eternity for any ...

    by Rich Kane on December 9, 2004
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    Dr. Freeclouds Electronic Music Boutique

    Top 10 selling records from Nov. 29 to Dec. 5 at Dr. Freecloud's Electronic Music Boutique, 2930 Bristol St., Ste. A-111, Costa Mesa, (714) 545-8811; www.drfreeclouds.com. Dr. Freecloud's is OC's source for electronic dance music and is currently ce...

    by REX REASON on December 9, 2004
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    Radio-Friendly Unit Shifter - Box set sheds new light on playful, pubescent, private side of Nirvana

    Photo by Chris CuffaroNirvana's impact into pop culture was so intenseand confounding that to this day, many of us--fans, bootleggers and self-styled cultural archivists alike--still sift through their curiously inconsistent material remains just to...

    by DAVE CLIFFORD on December 9, 2004
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    Making Life - Most music sucks, but Brett Cains doesnt

    Brett Cain is big. Six-feet-eight-inches-and-360-pounds big. And Brett Cain has big stories. The kind gained from four straight years on the road, playing music in clubs, bars, football stadiums and outdoor festivals, either headlining or opening ...

    by Joel Beers on December 9, 2004
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    Good Grief - The Littlest Man Band gets sloshed

    Courtesy Lisa HueyThe Littlest Man Band's ScottKlopfenstein has a platinum-selling skeleton in his closet--a not-so-littlest band called Reel Big Fish, which still packs 'em in almost 10 years after they started. But, says Klopfenstein, that's okay-...

    by MICHAEL COYLE on December 9, 2004
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    In the Midnite Hour - Thee Midniters never cared for ethnicityothers did

    Courtesy Mike CarcanoBelieve it or not--I'm looking at you here, Barbara Coe--there was once a time when the children of Mexican immigrants actually wanted to lose their ethnicity and be plain ol' Americans, when Jorge and Consuelo called themselves...

    by GUSTAVO ARELLANO on December 9, 2004
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    La Banda Elastica Awards Show

    Photo by Matt OttoLa Banda El?stica Awards Show The Vault 350, Long Beach Wednesday, Nov. 24 The nights leading up to Vault 350's Latin alternative mega-concert were all little deaths for Southland rockeros. No one bothered to dance at Caf? Ta...

    by GUSTAVO ARELLANO on December 2, 2004
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    Shopping Bagged - Deck the malls with rounds of Stoli

    Photo by Tenaya HillsBy our estimates, the three Stepford-by-way-of-Newport blondes had been drinking champagne inside Quattro for more than an hour, chasing their tiny sips with high-pitched giggles and nonchalant twists of their wedding bands. Inv...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on December 2, 2004
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    Live Previews

    Photo by Steve ShermanBlind Boys Of Alabama Go Tell it on the Mountain The Blind Boys of Alabama have long been one of the most soulful and sweet gospel groups to inhabit the planet. But the septet has recently blossomed into much more than just...

    on December 2, 2004
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    Locals Only

    Photo by Christine MarieSocial Distortion Sex, Love, And Rock 'n' Roll Time Bomb Recordings Sure, we're about two months late with this review--but why hurl ourselves into a sea of September blather when we can instead sneak in the last word? ...

    by Rich Kane on December 2, 2004
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    Make the Music Go Bang - Gun Club reissues give Jeffrey Lee pierce his due

    In The Secret History of Rock: The Most Influential Bands You Never Heard, author Roni Sarig writes of Jeffrey Lee Pierce, "His impudence in freely appropriating a tradition so clearly not his own was a bold punk statement in it's own right." But ...

    by GABRIEL HART on December 2, 2004
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    Felonies and Misdemeanors - Band talk with Only Crimes Bill Stevenson

    Photo courtesy Fat Wreck ChordsAt 17, Bill Stevenson founded his first band, the Descendents. That band would go on to create the blueprint for pop punk, making millionaires out of the legion of bands that followed, as well as pioneering the nerds-w...

    by REX REASON on December 2, 2004
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    Id Miss The Butter - Tighten up with Calvin Johnson

    Photo by Michael LavineWhen Calvin Johnson, ringleader of the lo-fi indie-rock circus that is Olympia's K Records, answers the phone, his signature baritone is as throaty as the bark of a mopey basset hound. On his solo record, What Was Me, he sings...

    by KARA ZUARO on December 2, 2004
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    Black Hole Records

    Top 10 selling records from Nov. 15 to Nov. 21 at Black Hole Records, 108 N. Harbor Blvd., Fullerton, (714) 449-1788. Black Hole specializes in British pop, rockabilly, psychobilly and punk rock. 1) Stray Cats, Rumble in Brixton (Surf Dog) ...

    by REX REASON on November 25, 2004
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    The 80s Are Way Back - Jungle-green-is-the-new-orange back

    Photo by Matt OttoIn case you weren't paying attention, yet another'80s club opened in Orange County last Friday. Unfortunately, it opened in Lake Forest, which is kinda like fanny packs finally making it to Lexington, Kentucky, in 1998, which means...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on November 25, 2004
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