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Rise Against+Rancid

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Rise Against’s career marks the change in emo when it went from hardcore to mall punk trappings along with bigger audiences—but hey, the Rise guys are still vegans so they haven’t totally sold out. As for Rancid: In a saner world, they’d be headliners instead of a supporting act, especially with their back-to-basics new album.

Sun., July 26, 7 p.m., 2009

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 22, 2009

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