Mick Barr

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    December 4, 2012

    The Six Sweetest Riffs Of 2012

    It's the most wonderful time of the year: list season. Before we open up all our presents from the past 12 months, let us gather around the fireplace and reminisce on the gifts from the guitar gods. Here are the six sweetest riffs of 2012. Let us know your favorites in the comments below. See also: ... More >>

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    October 18, 2012


    7:30 p.m. Sunday, October 21. Fubar, 3108 Locust Street.

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    October 15, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From October 15 to 21

    Please pardon my lack of enthusiasm today; I'm still mourning that crushing playoff-ending defeat our city's beloved Redbirds faced on Friday -- damn those victorious Nationals. Also, Dewey Defeats Truman! Oh, ESPN. There's good shows this week: Smashing Pumpkins plays the Chaifetz on Thursday -- i ... More >>

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    March 27, 2012

    The Six Best Songs Over Thirty Minutes Long

    "American Pie" is eight and a half minutes, "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" is seventeen. It is not uncommon for a prog track to reach twenty minutes, but it takes a certain breed to break the half-hour barrier. Below is a list of the six best songs over thirty minutes long. Feel free to interject your favorit ... More >>

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    May 29, 2002

    Orthrelm with Brain Transplant and the Commons

    Wednesday, June 5; Lemmons Basement Bar