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The Summer Wasting

A guide to the end of the season in music

Little Dragon on stage, arms stretched out in blue light, eyes closed in song, clad in funky jumper and hair slicked back.
Little Dragon by Stuart Sevastos on Wikimedia Commons

It only makes sense to cap the season of solstice ennui and July reverie with an adieu to the summer of 2020.

By now, I would have accumulated stories about live shows over the year, many outside. The fate of 2020 seemed to parallel the possible demise of my beloved Bumbershoot festival in Seattle…



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