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The Nutcracker: old traditions, new names

Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker has been cleared from quarantine and is returning to The Civic Theater. Those familiar with The Nutcracker as it has been performed at The Civic in the past will recognize this production. ...

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by Jay Allen Sanford A 41-minute Night Parade of One Hundred Demons
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by Spike Steffenhagen Documenting KGB’s FM Radio Revolution
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by Robert Bush Bonnie Wright bids adieu to Fresh Sound
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by Garrett Harris Symphony silent on reasons for renovation
The San Diego Symphony has announced its winter-spring 2022 concert. ...
by Jay Allen Sanford The return of the day of the Locust
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“I didn’t know it was the last time I would see Tomcat until his funeral.”

Singer-guitarist Larry Teves, AKA Chickenbone Slim, premiered his third Chickenbone Slim & the Biscuits album Sleeper at Proud Mary’s just before the Covid lockdown, on February 7, 2019. “On the 8th, I played my last ...

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Cultgabe’s colorless accident

Shooting his new video “Heathrow (Somebody Else)” in black-and-white might seem evocatively logical, judging from the vid’s final look. But here, 22-year-old cultgabe spills the beans: that wasn’t all on purpose. The final look, he ...

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Nathan Raney’s Season of Serenity

There are plenty of musical Nathans in San Diego — nearly four dozen of them show up in the Reader’s Local Music Database, including well-known talents such as Nathan Hubbard, Brown, Lewis, Williams, Jarrell, Welden, ...

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David Whitman needs a warehouse

When studying for his doctorate at the University of Southern Mississippi. SDSU percussion lecturer (and Ropeadope Recording artist) David Whitman took one piece of his instructor’s advice to heart. “He said, ‘If you want to ...

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Booking Ben Johnson

Writer, film director, and Casbah manager Ben Johnson thought the manuscript for the final installment of his Webworld trilogy, Children of the Web, was in final draft form. Then he passed it to his beta-readers ...

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