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Year End 2012

Music: 2012: A Year In Review

Top 5 Bands At Fest 11 We Caught, Missed & Discovered in 2012

Top 5 Bands At Fest 11 We Caught, Missed & Discovered in 2012

Top 5 Fest 11 sets that I caught

In no order.

  • Elway
  • Off With Their Heads (8 Seconds)
  • Riverboat Gamblers (8 Seconds)
  • Toys That Kill
  • Whiskey & Co.

Top 5 Fest 11 sets that I missed

Again, in no order.

  • Dwarves – They were up against an F.Y.P reunion. Tough choices.
  • Frank Turner
  • Iron Chic
  • Kepi Ghoulie & Mean Jeans (as Groovie Ghoulies)
  • Tim Barry – What’s to say? There are few live performers as captivating.

Top 5 bands discovered (or previously ignored) at Fest 11

Order? Nah... not this time either.

  • Restoration
  • The Capitalist Kids
  • Dee Cracks
  • Copyrights
  • Mixtapes

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A collection of coverage rounding up the year 2012, covering our favorite albums, shows, bands, and more, as well as asking record labels and bands about their past twelve months in music

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