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•Lovely Saturday with Mick Cole and family on June 2, 2012 (center). •The Franklin Village Festival on June 3, 2012. •The Duke Spirit at the Echoplex (top left) followed by Violens at the Echo (top right) on June 3, 2012. •Def Leppard recording of YouTubePresents at the House of Blues Sunset on June 6, 2012 (bottom right). •A Place To Bury Strangers at the Echoplex with Baron and company on June 7, 2012 (bottom left).
Check out music from Mick’s regular haunt, Moonshadows Malibu.
Watch an 11-minute electronic press kit on the making of the Duke Spirit’s Bruiser album.
Stream the entire Violens album via Spin.
Watch the entire Def Leppard performance.
Watch 20 minutes of the APTBS show at the Echoplex.