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April 18, 2014 at 9:30 AM

Special Explosion ready to go off | Concert preview

Special Explosion

Special Explosion plays a record-release show Friday at The Vera Project. Photo by Tommy Calderon.

For local DIY showgoers, indie rockers Special Explosion have become such a staple since emerging in 2010 it’s easy to forget half the members still can’t legally drink.

Regardless, the young Eastsiders deserve a toast. They just returned from their first U.S. tour — supporting their first widely available vinyl EP, “The Art of Mothering” — and this Friday at The Vera Project, they’ll take a victory lap.


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