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  Volume 27 - Number 50 - December 09, 2004

The Rockabilly Kid
By Erik Hage
Cover photo by John Whipple

Considered a guitar sensation at 26, Graham Tichy merely calls himself the sum of his influences and role models


Coming Out About HIV
By Darryl McGrath

Decades into the AIDS epidemic, it’s still risky to reveal that you’re HIV- positive—and sometimes risky not to

Abstaining From the Truth
By Rick Marshall

Popular abstinence-only curricula teach schoolchildren falsehoods and stereotypes

Waiting for the First Volley
By Rick Marshall

An Albany Common Council resolution to create a gun-violence task force nears its one-year birthday, and remains unfulfilled

Two Little Words
By Miriam Axel-Lute

Local man seeking answers in his wife’s death wishes a policy called “Sorry Works” would come to Samaritan Hospital

Savage Love
By Dan Savage

If Dan Savage won't answer your weird, disgusting, perverted, embarrassing questions about sex, perhaps you'd best keep them to yourself.

2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide 2004 Holiday Gift Guide

2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide 2004 Holiday Fashion

2004 Spring Summer Dining Guide 2004 Fall/ Winter Dining Guide

A comprehensive, descriptive guide to Capital Region restaurants.
2003 Local Music Guide

2004 Metroland Feedback

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2003 Local Music Guide 2004 Local Music Guide - November 4, 2004

Bands: get your info to us!!

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Best of the Capital Region 2004 Best of the Capital Region 2004

From pizza to politicians, from gift stores to guitarists, from sushi to ski areas: We've combed the region to find the best that's out there.
2004 Local Music Guide

Bands, clubs, recording studios, radio stations: Your comprehensive guide to the Capital Region's thriving music scene.
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