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When he sits down to do an interview, jazz pianist Stefano Bollani wants you to know who he is and what he's about.

The Hopscotch 5

Sep 4, 2014

Life is full of choices. If you happen to be at the fifth annual Hopscotch Music Festival, taking place Sept. 4-6 in Raleigh, N.C., those choices would include the Dallas thrash-metal band Power Trip, supreme bummer (in the best way) Sun Kil Moon, L.A. electronic duo NGUZUNGUZU and the hooky-as-hell punk group Potty Mouth — and that's just on Friday past midnight.

Latin Indie Groups Cover Ricky Martin Hits

Aug 31, 2014

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