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Dead Confederate

Wrecking Ball

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Dead Confederate: Wrecking Ball
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Dead Confederate with Apollo Sunshine, Cherry Hill.
November 13, 10 p.m., $10. Beauty Bar, 598-1965.
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The Georgia sons’ MySpace page lists three primary influences: On the Beach (a Neil Young album), Meddle (Pink Floyd) and Bleach (Nirvana). We might have guessed those for ourselves a couple of spins through this debut LP, a fairly intriguing fusion of alt-country, psychedelia and grunge, set against a Southern-rock background. Sure, Drivin N Cryin did it a couple of decades back (minus the Floydian trip), but the statute of limitations on that patent expired a while ago.

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