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Steely Dan to perform two albums in two nights at E.J Thomas Hall in November

By malcolm Published: September 28, 2009

And the "in it's entirety" trend continues to make its way to Akron with the announcement that Rock n Roll Hall of Famers Steely Dan will bring its Rent Party '09 Tour to The University of Akron's E.J. Thomas Hall for two nights and two albums (in their entirety).

On Monday, Nov. 16 the venerable jazz/pop group will perform its 1977 hit album AJA in its entirety plus "selected additional favorites."

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Devo announces deluxe reissues, tour

By malcolm Published: September 17, 2009

Devo has reteamed with their original label Warner Bros. Records in they describe as a ‘‘unique, ground-breaking worldwide partnership,’’ according to

On November 3 W.B. will release deluxe versions of the Akron quintet's best selling albums Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! (Gold) and Freedom of Choice (platinum) on CD, limited edition colored vinyl and a 7-inch of Jocko Homo and Mongoloid.

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Country singer Gary Allan to play Civic Theatre

By malcolm Published: September 16, 2009

Country singer/songwriter Gary Allan will bring his Get Off On The Pain tour to the Akron Civic Theatre on Thursday, November 19.

Allan first made a splash with Baskersfield inspired honky-tonk tunes in the mid 90's but on recent albums has been incorporating more classic rock into his country sound. Allan is touring behind his latest single, the weepy love-lost ballad Today, and his upcoming album to be released in November.

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Blink 182 Show at Blossom Rescheduled

By malcolm Published: September 2, 2009

Reunited pop-punk trio Blink 182, announced Tuesday that they will be rescheduling a series of shows to give drummer Travis Barker time to sufficiently mourn the loss of his friend Adam Goldstein with whom Barker survived a deadly plane crash in 2008.

Adam Goldstein aka DJ AM was found dead in his SoHo apartment on August 28th. Preliminary autopsy results found 8 undigested oxycontin pills in his stomach and a ninth in his mouth but no official cause of death was determined.

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