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Free shows—and even cheaper drinks—have begun at the Downtown dive.

Live music returns to the Huntridge Tavern

June 28th, 2016

Free shows—and even cheaper drinks—have begun at the Downtown dive.

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  • It’s a punk rock call-to-arms, a record that resonates—violently—as a direct product of the times: contentious, combative, ideologically unwavering.

  • Two decades after EDC's debut, there's still nothing comparable.

  • Just like on their albums, the set was peppered with brief interludes of classic breaks and pocket-sized bits of flavor.

  • Was it worth it? Absolutely, for space-eating post-rock, noisy shoegaze and bouncy cuts reminiscent of late-’70s British post-punk.

  • “Everything about Las Vegas feels like the strangest synthetic rainforest drug I’ve ever taken.”

  • Also: British comedy troupe Monty Python founders John Cleese and Eric Idle's show at the Venetian.

  • Alongside EDM heavyweights, EDC 2016 has an unofficial undercard stacked with up-and-comers and can’t-miss veterans.

  • On his new book's title: Porcelain is white and fragile and I’m white and fragile, so it sort of made sense.

  • Plus, Dear Friend Time makes a rare appearance and Rabid Young readies a new EP.

  • Drummer Darren Lackie talks new music, vinyl and touring with Explosions in the Sky.

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  • Running down the the marathon of misanthropy at LVCS.

  • Plus: Slipknot and Marilyn Manson, Alice in Chains and more.

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