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Metro announces The Dandy Warhols for New Years Eve Show

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One of my favorite joints in town, Metro, just announced this evening that their guest for their New Years Eve show will be no other than The Dandy Warhols.

Best known for their mix of electro pop infused with psychedelic rock, The Dandy Warhols have been kicking out the jams for the past 12 years and were the focus of the wonderful and award-winning 2004 documentary Dig!

Tickets are $55 in advance, which isn't too shabby for a New Years Eve event. If you have a whole group you can splurge for the lovely $500 VIP table, which includes 4 tickets, 4 seats, 4 limited-edition posters and 4 drink tickets per person. The show is 18+ and if you like ringing in 2009 staring at a dreamy hunk of rock god, I'd get a ticket. Lead singer Courtney Taylor-Taylor (yes, two Taylors) definitely has a way with the ladies, and for others that prefer the female kind, you can still rock out to some good tunes. Tickets are available through Metro's website or at the venue box office.

 
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