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A Decade of Ozzfest

"With the huge gold Crucifix on guitarist Tony Iommi's chest, dozens of black crosses on the blue backdrop, and the roiling crowd, the scene might have been mistaken for a (deafening) tent revival."
Bob Massey, from The Washington Post, 1997

Other Trips Through the Archives

Tom Petty | Dave Matthews Band | Jimmy Buffett
live discussion

Chat with pop music critic J. Freedom du Lac every Wednesday at 2 p.m.


Photo Gallery

A look at the artists coming to town this summer.

summer music poll

What is your favorite outdoor venue to see a concert during the summer?
Carter Barron Amphitheatre
Merriweather Post Pavilion
Nissan Pavilion
Wolf Trap

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