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The Electrical Sounds of The Alternating Currents

The Electrical Sounds of The Alternating Currents In electrical terms, “alternating currents” are electrical energy that alternates in direction of flow, switching periodically. In the post-punk/psychedelic/art rock scene of Oakland, The Alternating Currents are a …
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Requiem for a Drummer

Requiem for a Drummer click to enlarge Photo courtesy Lynette McElhaney Victor McElhaney warms up before his Thornton School of Music audition. On and off the bandstand, Oakland drummer …