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Guitar Hero

8 p.m. every Sunday, no cover. Thursday's Lounge, 306 E. Exchange St., Akron, 330-253-2651.


Thursday's Lounge's weekly Guitar Hero shred-fests are better than a lot of the local shows you've been to this month. Flipping between GH 1 and 2, Marilyn Manson disciples, college guys, longhairs, and rocker girls congregate, playing the addictive time killer on the bar's seven-foot big screen, with the sound pumped through the club's live-band P.A. system. The guitar might not be real, but the volume is.

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