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im - 2/08/2006 09:47:00 AM

Tonight, First Avenue Mainroom: Wednesday, February 08 Main Room 8:00 PM / 21+ ENGLAND SWINGS V featuring HEAVY SLEEPER, THE DEATHS, THE FLAMIN' OHS, THE WAG, REVOLVER MODELE, THE MELISMATICS, THE NEW FLOORSHAKERS, THE MIGHTY MOFO'S, FAB TAB & THE TEDS, THE SCREENS and ALTERED BEASTS $5.00 advance $7.00 door Flamin' Ohs? The Deaths? New Floorshakers (not sure about this, but the old Floorshakers were good)? MIGHTY F*CKIN' MOFOS?! Get thee to First Ave tonight! LATE BREAKING NEWS: Surly News Globular HQ has just been informed of an impending local show by the one and only Andre Williams, Friday, Feb 17 at the Triple Rock. This quote comes directly from the Triple Rock website: "Andre Williams makes Little Richard sound like Pat Boone"…Lux Interior Damn straight. And don't forget that the next night at the Entry is the annual Dale T Nelson birthday gash. That's QBP's Frostbike weekened, so if you're in from outta town and dig the rock, make it a point to be at one or both of these shows. -----
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About Chest Rockwell

When not writing some of the words that Surly uses to convey information about their products and life position, Chest enjoys a stunning array of adventurous and rewarding endeavors. He is an internationally known entrepreneur and businessman, an award-winning architect, and has trekked the perimeter of China, unsupported, overland on bicycle, on foot, and on skis. He fluently speaks eight languages, including Icelandic, which is considered to be one of the world's most difficult languages to master. He is an avid skydiver. He designs spacecraft for NASA. He has been in no less than twenty-one feature films and is considered the world's leading authority on the healing properties of snake venom. He has built a popular reputation as a funnyman, appearing in cameo roles on various popular television shows primarily in the U.S., Europe, and Japan, and is the author of sixteen books about achieving one's potential. He is a motivational speaker drawing on his experiences in combat, for which he was awarded two purple hearts, and is a personal life coach to celebrities and notable figures worldwide. In his spare time he enjoys music, bicycles, writing, and spending time with his family. In other words, he's totally perfect, so don’t worry about it.

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im - 2/12/2006 11:50:00…

I participated in the 2nd Annual Arrowhead 135 mile Winter Ultra Race last week. It was my first attempt at this type of marathon cold-weather event, and I surprised myself with a 2nd place finish. No sleep, lots of high-calorie junk food, and good ol' Pugsley got me from start…

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