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Live Music Is Back

A sense of returning to normal with my favorite music festival

Dammed Tall Buildings, a band from Boston, was new this year. Photos by writer

Live music is back. Life is good. The third week of September matters again.

I was literally baking in the heat as I sat in my lawn chair. There was no breeze and the heavy air labored breathing. I took another sip of lukewarm bottled water. I shook my…




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