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“So many people call A Flock of Seagulls a one-hit wonder. We should all be so lucky to be that good of a one-hit wonder.”

Legendary rock DJ Richard Blade talks New Wave ahead of Lost ’80s Live anniversary show

September 6th, 2018

“So many people call A Flock of Seagulls a one-hit wonder. We should all be so lucky to be that good of a one-hit wonder.”

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    The festival billed it as Cock Sparrer’s “last U.S. show for a long time,” but tradition dictates the band will return in 2020.

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    The Goodie Mobb/Gnarls Barkley member returns to Las Vegas for shows in a more intimate setting.

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    The closing set provided a proper send-off for a successful first-year festival.

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