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Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Two Gallants, Trash Talk Perform in Benefit for Oscar Grant's Family

Posted By on Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 10:50 AM


The community support for the friends and family of BART shooting victim Oscar Grant has spread to the music community. First Too $hort spoke at an Oakland protest on Jan. 14, and now representatives from the indie and metal world are getting involved. Sacramento hardcore faves Trash Talk will take the Gilman stage on a bill with local folksters Two Gallants on Sunday, Feb. 8. The show is a benefit, and proceeds from the $12 door fee will go to Grant's family. Show starts a 3:30 p.m. sharp and "special guests" are waiting in the wings for their announcement to the bill. (Perhaps another Too $hort cameo?).

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