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The Blizzards among acts for Indie-Pendence '08

The first group of acts have been announced for this year's Cork Indie-Pendence festival.


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NEWS: 10 Oct 2008
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NEWS: 26 Sep 2008
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INTERVIEW: 17 Sep 2008
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REVIEW: 15 Sep 2008
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NEWS: 15 Aug 2008
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NEWS: 07 Aug 2008
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NEWS: 28 Jul 2008
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NEWS: 24 Apr 2008
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NEWS: 13 Feb 2008
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NEWS: 07 Sep 2007
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NEWS: 22 Jun 2007
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REVIEW: 11 Jun 2007
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NEWS: 08 Jun 2007
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NEWS: 30 May 2007
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REVIEW: 05 Feb 2007
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NEWS: 03 Jan 2007
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NEWS: 01 Dec 2006
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