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  • The L-Shaped Man

    Ex-hardcore band's promising move toward post-punk fizzles

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  • Zoo

    Ceremony's website offers visitors this adorably Luddite message: "We do not have a Twitter, MySpace or Facebook." Indeed, interpersonal connection does not seem to come easy for this Bay Area hardcore punk band: "It's getting hard… to stay human," frontman Ross Farrar hollers on the group's first LP for Matador Records. Previous Ceremony discs were […]

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