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Live Music Is About to Get Its Grand Reopening

And it’s going to be total chaos

WWhen the stage lights rose before the show on March 14, 2020, at Saint Vitus, a cramped New York City heavy metal bar, the venue felt a little more on edge than normal. In its near decade of shows, dance parties, and drinking, the intimate, dimly lit bar and concert venue, a former plumbing school located in the “” of…




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A Chicago expat living in Los Angeles, Patrick Sisson writes about the intersection of cities, business, and culture.

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