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Calendar, Night&Day Air Standup

Air Standup

If there was a lifetime achievement award for exemplary Internet bullshittery, Alex Koll would be in the running. Since there isn’t, Koll will have to be content with his two-time wins at the San Francisco Regional Air Guitar Championship, which…
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Music, Let's Get Killed Van Halen live: Diamond Dave is back! As Dr. Teeth!

Van Halen live: Diamond Dave is back! As Dr. Teeth!

In the early '80s, Van Halen always seemed like the dudes you'd want cracking jokes at your house party. They made weekend-ready hard rock without all the tough meathead bullshit. They were equal parts David Lee Roth's Vegas vamping and…
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Home Entertainment, Game On For Those About to Rock

For Those About to Rock

Deep down, we all want money for nothing and chicks for free. Back in 1985, when Dire Straits first revealed this eternal truth, it seemed that any goofball with a DayGlo headband could pour himself into package-hugging spandex and become…
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Music, Hear This America's first true hard-rock god, and Canada's one true electronica nut case

America's first true hard-rock god, and Canada's one true electronica nut case

America's first true hard-rock guitar god of the '70s was not Ted Nugent or Eddie Van Halen. It was Ronnie Montrose , whose life's obsessions were hard-rock guitar playing and big-game hunting long before that conservative dipshit the Nuge came…
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