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    Begin Your Pilgrimage Now - The District ditches the drunken Betties for more Lounge-y crowd

    Photos by Tenaya HillsLast September, during the homestretch of Old Towne Orange's International Street Fair--you know, when the waist-high heaps of discarded beer cups began resembling modern art and every third reveler sported a thin, caked mustac...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on April 7, 2005
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    Western Soul - Everyones hot and bothered about the Hacienda Brothers

    Photo by Jeff Smith/FotoSmithAnd so it was in Chris Gaffney's twilight years that the world finally lay at his feet, a black '99 Cadillac DeVille in his driveway as the emblem of his accomplishments, while critics, fans and fellow musicians sang the...

    by JIM WASHBURN on April 7, 2005
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    On the Wings of Andres Segovia - The Fucking Champs dont do terraforming

    Courtesy Drag City MediaOf the many broken promises sprinkled throughout two millennia of western art, almost nothing can touch the Band Whose Album Cover Sets Impossible Expectations. Journey's music really had little to do with the galactic scarab...

    by SAM MCPHEETERS on April 7, 2005
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    Top 10 selling records from March 18 to March 24 atAUDIOMAX-LTD., 28281 Paseo Corrales, San Juan Capistrano, (949) 363-6894; www.audiomax-ltd.com. AudioMax sells new audiophile vinyl LP records, CDs and hi-fi equipment. TOP FIVE LPS 1 Diana...

    by REX REASON on March 31, 2005
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    The Dudes Abide - No go-go boys in Newport, but the Big Lebowski lives on in Lakewood

    Photo by James BunoanJust four days before launching his latest club, Scandalous Sundays, at Tapas in Newport Beach, Level 1 Promotion's Dave Leon received word from the restaurant/nightclub's owner that the deal was off. The reason? Pressure from N...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on March 31, 2005
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    The Latino Version of Grease 2

    Photo by Matt OttoSKANDANGOLANDIA XV, WITH SMOKING REVOLVERS, VIERNES 13 AND ALMALAFA JC FANDANGO, ANAHEIM THURSDAY, MARCH 24 We missed the fight! An actual chair-tossing, face-smashing, table-turning round of putazosinside Anaheim's Latin-musi...

    on March 31, 2005
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    Hole Man - A Spermy Night with Blowfly

    The opening ceremonies at last year's Shit-Talkers Hall of Fame (in scenic Peoria, Illinois) were pretty good: Richard Pryor got Lifetime Achievement, Redd Foxx emceed and Blowfly got Album of the Year for his Best Of: Analthology, and although Rudy...

    by Chris Ziegler on March 31, 2005
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    Caleb Is a Douche - Kings of Leon: Not just the Southern Strokes

    Caleb Followill fingers his Marlboro with the delicacy and reverence of a man reunited with a sorely missed lover--strokes it, places it between his lips, and then pulls away. But it's not lit, and it will remain unsmoked. As singer/guitarist of Ten...

    by KIM TAYLOR BENNETT on March 31, 2005
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    HiTS! - Bionic Records, Cypress

    Top 10 selling records from March 11 to March 17 at Bionic Records, 9549 Valley View St., Cypress, (714) 828-4225. Bionic specializes in independent underground music with an emphasis on rock, punk and metal. 1 Mars Volta, FrancestheMute(Universal...

    by REX REASON on March 24, 2005
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    Green Day

    Photo by Tenaya HillsMARIJUANA THE BAND HITAFTERHIT SELF-RELEASED 12-TRACK CD How do you seriously judge a band with that name, anyway? And the cast of characters! Bong Rip? Cronic Sax? Craaazy!Um, no, actually, it's not. You live as long as we ...

    by Rich Kane on March 24, 2005
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    Suspicious Minds - Septuagenarians hang with twentysomethings at the Fling

    Photo by Matt OttoForthepastweek,somebody's68-year-oldgrandma has been walking around Tustin with only one lens in her old-lady glasses. Pity, given the impossible thickness of its missing half--a single, rectangular wedge that had been left atop a ...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on March 24, 2005
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    Freeeeeeaky! - Big Business ram metal up your alimentary

    Courtesy 2:30 PublicityInSeattle,allowingthe"grunge"tagtosticktoyourband is about as cool as sporting a Von Dutch cap, a faux hawk and a white belt--it's a dated motherfucker of an association. So while lesser acts chase the early-'90s rock nirvana ...

    by JENNIFER MAERZ on March 24, 2005
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    Noise Annoys - Koos Kagily Kancels Kurrent Koncerts

    Photo by James BunoanLong Beach art space Koo's has been doing pretty good this year, riding into the last months of a short-term entertainment license permitting amplified entertainment--all those loud bands the kids love--with a steadier reputatio...

    by Chris Ziegler on March 17, 2005
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    Live Previews

    TEGAN AND SARA THE ANTI-ASHLEES It could've been worse. After all, Tegan and Sara Quin are young, foxy and Canadian. They play guitars and sing sad songs about love. Toss in their razor-sharp haircuts, jet-black tattoos and just-dingy-enough vint...

    on March 17, 2005
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    I Predict a Riot!

    THE MAGNESIUM PIE HAYMARKET REVIVAL HAFAST RECORDS Like your eight-hour workday? You better. People fucking diedto bring that to you, y'know. Or perhaps you've never heard of the Haymarket Riot? Short story: Chicago, 1886. Cops order peaceful ...

    by Rich Kane on March 17, 2005
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    It's the Parents' Fault!

    Photo by Matt OttoORANGE COUNTY MUSIC AWARDS BEST HIGH SCHOOL BAND FINALS GALAXY THEATER, SANTA ANA SUN., MARCH 13 A note to the bands Open Air Stereo, Audacity and the Licks: any of you may very well be the best high school band in OC, but w...

    by Rich Kane on March 17, 2005
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    The Big Sting - Bugging Out At Scorpion

    Photo by Matt OttoIt'sacredittothedesignersofScorpionSteakhouse & Lounge that they were able to take a restaurant motif as tired and overdone as wall-to-wall fish tanks and actually make them something worth writing about again. Of course, it helps ...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on March 17, 2005
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    Here Comes the Sun - Shonen Knife put some sweetness in your life

    Courtesy Oglio RecordsIt'sasickculturethatneedsthesugarcoatedsunshine Shonen Knife brings. And we're not talking about Japan. While they've got their own special psychoses--schoolgirl obsessions, Rapeman and sumo--it's America that craves, loves, ne...

    by REX REASON on March 17, 2005
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    Tears of Rage - It doesnt get any more Irish than Flogging Molly

    Courtesy Side One Dummy RecordsDaveKinghasasorethroat.That'snoshock to anyone who's heard Flogging Molly's lead singer, whose gravelly howl could crack a pint glass. It's a shot of whiskey hitting the back of your throat, a match head scratching but...

    by Joel Beers on March 17, 2005
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    The Radical Womb - Andrea Echeverri ditches imperialist critiques for motherhood

    ThefirstfamouspersonIeverinterviewedwasAndreaEcheverri, front woman for the Colombian superduo Aterciopelados. I talked to her in anticipation of the group's 2001 release, Gozo Poderozo, and she fulfilled all my lofty expectations: ferocious, opinio...

    by GUSTAVO ARELLANO on March 17, 2005
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