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  • 21 years ago

    Juliana Hatfield Only Everything Atlantic It's appropriate that performances by Juliana Hatfield appear on the soundtracks for the movie Reality Bites and the TV series My So-Called Life. After all, the core of Hatfield's music is her angst-ridden...

  • 21 years ago

    The passage from heavy rocking Starship guitarist to mellow New Age healer-with-an-instrument hasn't been easy for Craig Chaquico. "It's kinda like being Timmy in Lassie," Chaquico says. "Everybody knows who that guy was, but what's he doing today...

  • 21 years ago

    In the early '80s there was no hotter live band than the Blasters. Led by brothers Phil and Dave Alvin, the group performed some of the most memorable shows of Fitzgerald's pre-kid club era. The good news is that the Blasters are returning to Hous...

  • 21 years ago

    La Mafia Saturday, November 26 George R. Brown Convention Center Packing the George R. Brown Convention Center, drawing international press from Mexico and Belize and scoring a Double Diamond presentation (for more than two million copies sold) fr...

  • 22 years ago

    Joe LoCascio Trio Silent Motion Tafford Music A mainstay of the local club scene for several years, pianist Joe LoCascio has recorded widely, with seven releases as a leader and many more as a session player, including a 1986 date with West Coast-...

  • 22 years ago

    Kevin Salem Urban Art Bar Friday, October 28 What's a gifted singer/songwriter -- not to mention hotshot guitarist/producer -- to do? You play on the most highly acclaimed indie album of the year, write songs with Butch Vig (producer of Nirvana, U...


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