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Eugene celebrates Grateful Dead’s lasting local impact at recent Autzen performance

In June of 1978, thousands of Dead Heads made their way to Eugene for The Grateful Dead’s first performance at Autzen Stadium. Many were in search of a spiritually transformative musical experience — others just came for a good time. Santana, Eddie Money, and The Outlaws joined The Grateful Dead …

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Surf rockers Real Estate play it safe on third album

Real Estate is the only band that can truly claim to have transcended the brief beach-rock fad of 2009 and 2010. The Ridgewood, N.J. band released its scrappy, surf rock-inspired debut in 2009 just as the beach movement was about to hit its zenith. Then 2011 rolled around, and as …

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