Better Than: Possibly expected. A benefit concert can be tricky business. There's a necessity to show earnestness when addressing the cause it benefits while an expectation for a fully-stocked and exciting line-up of performances and surprises exists. It can go horribly wrong or it can be an illu ... More >>
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Slug Bearers gives delicious 2-D attitude; Next to Normal pushes hard to give more
For the week of November 1521, 2006
The Improvisational Rock Scene Isn't Just for Hippies Anymore