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ODB @ CMJ: Dirt McGirt Hits Roc Bottom

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New York City, October 24, 2003

CMJ 2003 Music Marathon

“TEE-SHIRTS?! Alright, come on man. One step at a time. Do a few shows… start the ball rolling… see what happens…”

Huh?

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Rainer Maria: Raw Electricity

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Mercury Lounge, New York, October 2, 2003

Just another Rainer Maria show. Ho hum. Hardly.

The band has been touring for close to three years straight, traversing the country and back home to Brooklyn. And no matter how long it’s been, how many shows that have come before, or how many shows are coming after, one thing is certain. This band is playing as if this is it—the last show of their near decade-long career.

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