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October, 2021

We Closed Our Eyes and Said Goodbye

We Closed Our Eyes and Said Goodbye

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band LISTEN NOW: Tower Theater, Upper Darby, PA, May 17, 2005 By Erik Flannigan Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN, March 20, 2008 Bruce Springsteen called Danny Federici “one of the pillars of [the] sound” of the E Street Band. Clarence Clemons’ spotlighted saxophone … Continue reading "We Closed Our Eyes and Said Goodbye"

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The White Stripes Live in Toledo, 2001

The White Stripes Live in Toledo, 2001

The White Stripes LISTEN NOW: The Bottle Rocket, Toledo, OH – April 1st,2001 By Ben Blackwell What’s so wrong with being sent to Toledo anyway? The White Stripes performance at the Bottle Rocket in 2001 (their fourth and final performance in Glass City) highlights the first recorded performance of “I Think I Smell A Rat.” The Sisyphean … Continue reading "The White Stripes Live in Toledo, 2001"

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September, 2021

Thunder From Down Under: nugs.net Welcomes King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard 

Thunder From Down Under: nugs.net Welcomes King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard 

by Jonathan Cohen It has been said that after you first tiptoe into the unique musical universe created by Australia’s King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, you may never want to step back into the real world again. nugs.net listeners now have the chance to experience this sensation first-hand with today’s release of nine concerts … Continue reading "Thunder From Down Under: nugs.net Welcomes King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard "

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The White Stripes Live at The Magic Stick, 2001

The White Stripes Live at The Magic Stick, 2001

The White Stripes LISTEN NOW: The Magic Stick, Detroit, MI – March 31st,2001 By Ben Blackwell Hometown shows are, oftentimes, a mess. The guest list is a clusterfuck, some weirdo from high school you haven’t seen in a decade monopolizes your time, dinner springs upon you like an unwieldy beast that you’ve never had to … Continue reading "The White Stripes Live at The Magic Stick, 2001"

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I’ve Never Played It, So I’m Going To Give It a Shot

Bruce Springsteen LISTEN NOW: Tower Theater, Upper Darby, PA, May 17, 2005 By Erik Flannigan There was a time when we pondered whether Springsteen would ever undertake a solo tour.  The release of Nebraska in 1982 spurred the initial idea, as fans understandably wondered if Bruce would perform the album live. Next came the Bridge … Continue reading "I’ve Never Played It, So I’m Going To Give It a Shot"

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August, 2021

July, 2021

Now Streaming: The White Stripes: Live in San Francisco, 2001

Now Streaming: The White Stripes: Live in San Francisco, 2001

The White Stripes LISTEN NOW: Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA – July 15th, 2001 By Ben Blackwell The West Coast run in July of 2001 was arguably the most exhilarating span of tour dates I ever had the pleasure of accompanying the White Stripes on. All the shows were sold out, each night … Continue reading "Now Streaming: The White Stripes: Live in San Francisco, 2001"

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June, 2021