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Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013
 Tribute shows are a dime a dozen on just about any concert calendar, but they usually don’t offer much in the way of variety, mostly sticking to big, marketable musical brands
Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013

Nothing Can Hurt Me (Omnivore Records)

 Time was you could buy still-sealed Big Star albums in used record shops in Appleton or resale bookstores in
Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009

Keep an Eye on the Sky (Rhino)

Their name couldn’t have been more optimistic or revealing. Big Star wasn’t conceived as an art project or an alternative to anything, but as a band following the pop-rock line first drawn by the Beatles and other great ‘60s groups. But the star they were born under in the early ‘70s was not a sign of success, at least when measured in sales and airplay...