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CW: Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

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Who does the best version of Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)?

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Cover Wars: New Year’s Day Edition

Welcome to a new year of Cover Wars. I could think of no better cover tune for the occasion than this 1983 U2 classic. New Year's Day has quite the resume appearing in both Rolling ...

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Bloggy Goodness: U2 + Danger Mouse

With Bono fully recovered from back surgery that forced U2 to postpone their North American tour, the Irish rock band has announced plans to head back into the studio to record the follow up to ...

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AfterNews: Glastonbury/Arcade Fire/HG-BP

Yesterday, we found out that U2′s appearance at UK’s Glastonbury Festival has been canceled due to Bono’s back problems. It didn’t take long for all sorts of rumors to fly about which artist would replace ...

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Briefly: U2 Postpones North American Tour

As we reported late last week, U2′s enigmatic frontman Bono underwent emergency back surgery after sustaining an injury during the band’s rehearsals for their upcoming world tour. While the surgery was a success, and the ...

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Leftovers: Furthur Announces Warmup Gigs

As Furthur prepares for next weekend’s Furthur Festival, the group has announced a pair of “live rehearsal sessions” on Monday and Tuesday night at The Palm Ballroom in San Rafael, CA. Tickets are available as ...

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Bloggy Goodness: New Year’s Eve Edition

We're just a few short hours away from that big ball dropping in Times Square that will not only put an end to year, but also to the decade as well. We here ...

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Review: U2 Shine at Soldier Field

Music fan Jimmy Coulas loves to attend concerts from a wide variety of bands and write about them for his Chicago-based blog, Scents & Subtle Sounds. On Sunday night he saw U2 at ...

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U2 – Sunday Bloody Sunday @ Red Rocks

Seems fitting for the occasion… U2 – Sunday Bloody Sunday (Live at Red Rocks)

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Monday’s Hors d’Oeuvres: JiTD 2010

After skipping 2009 due to founder Armand Sadlier’s health issues, Jam In The Dam returns in 2010 for three days of jams at The Melkweg in Amsterdam on March 21-23. Umphrey’s McGee, Yonder Mountain String ...

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Last Night in Barcelona: U2 Setlist

U2 opened their 360° Tour last night at the humongous Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona, Spain. Bono and the guys treated the 90,000+ fans to a career-spanning set that included a call to the International ...

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Bloggy Goodness: Kid Rock’s Stimulus

Say what you will about the classic-rock cribbing Kid Rock, but the one-time Phish collaborator will indirectly be responsible for creating 400 new jobs in his home state of Michigan. The Michigan Brewery announced yesterday ...

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Bloggy Goodness: Hey You Guyyyyyyyys

We don’t often talk about children’s television shows around these parts, but when I found out that earlier this week a revamped version of the 1970′s classic kids show The Electric Company (and one I ...

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Hors d’Oeuvres: $100 Dead and ABB Tickets

The era of the $100 ticket started many years ago, but for the most part jamband ticket prices have remained in the double digits. The surviving members of The Dead recently announced their first tour ...

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Friday’s Leftovers: More AC Madness

The great Animal Collective leak saga continues with the news that the email from band member Brian “Geologist” Weitz was a hoax. Someone hacked Geologist’s email address and sent off that email. Last night, Bradford ...

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