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Throw Rag

With J.B. Beverly & the Wayward Drifters, and Uncle Scratch's Gospel Revival. 9 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at the Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Rd., $8, 216-383-1124.


Any band that can nearly steal a show from rock goliath Queens of the Stone Age has cojones the size of grapefruit. And so it is with Throw Rag, last in town opening for QOTSA, when the randy Cali rockers impressed the crowd with hooks and hellfire that you don't want to miss a second time around. Oh, and band wingnut Jacko plays the meanest washboard in rock.

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