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  • Gentleman Jesse
  • Gentleman Jesse

    Leaving Atlanta, but he plans on returning
      Gentleman Jesse isn’t Leaving Atlanta, as the title of his second album suggests—he has a house and a wife. But longtime Atlanta musician Jesse Smith did endure a pivotal spate of bad luck.
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  • Billy Joe Shaver
  • Billy Joe Shaver

    Delivers a licking & keeps cracking country wise
      Billy Joe Shaver would make a great wingman. He’s seen more honky-tonks than a beer distributor and, even at 73, he can handle himself in a bar fight.
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  • The Mynabirds
  • The Mynabirds

    Omaha band makes a return flight
      A catchy tune is always welcome, but it’s even better when the singer brings something personal to bear. Secretly, you want to believe that beyond the artifice of the stage and the performance,
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  • Municipal Waste
  • Municipal Waste

    A tasty, career-spanning Fatal Feast
      Municipal Waste frontman Tony Foresta exists in a sweet state of denial. The throwback thrash act is opening for fellow Richmond, Va., residents GWAR again.
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  • Sharon Van Etten
  • Sharon Van Etten

    Singer frees her inner Tramp
      “I have anger-management issues,” Sharon Van Etten confesses. If you’re unfamiliar with the young New Jersey singer-songwriter’s pretty, doleful music, you might get the wrong impression.
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  • Dr. Dog
  • Dr. Dog

    Philly band gets their groove back
      Too many bands get caught up in business and forget there’s a reason it’s called “playing.” Philadelphia sextet Dr. Dog set out to embody that spirit with their richly layered psychedelic pop,
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  • He's My Brother, She's My Sister
  • He's My Brother, She's My Sister

    Folkies' bohemian take on the Osmonds
      There’s a continuum in music between the beauty of straight, unvarnished sentiment (Hank Williams, The Ramones) and the grandiose elegance of arty sophistication (Pink Floyd, Radiohead).
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  • The Queers
  • The Queers

    Vets keep punk's cheeky spirit alive
      It’s been 35 years since punk reared its mohawked head with self-effacing irreverence and joyous chaos, laying waste to the pretense of its rock-god forebears.
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