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Saturday, June 22, 2013 Permalink

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Davis Music Fest

This weekend a BATCH of quality music hits downtown Davis. Locals like Paper Pistols, Desario, Soft Science and Sea of Bees share stages with Chuck Prophet and John Vanderslice. 

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The Beat Goes On...Line

Steve Milne

For nearly 20 years, The Beat has sold new and used records, CDs and movies out of its storefront at the corner of 17th and J in midtown Sacramento. On a recent weekday afternoon, customer Martin Bazua was shopping for DVDs of The Beatles.

“I’m going to miss places like this," laments Bazua. "I’m the kind of person who likes to see something in person and not see it on a computer screen before I buy it.”

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But soon he’ll have no choice. Beat owner Rob Fauble has decided to close the brick-and-mortar shop and become an online only retailer. Fauble says he hates to see the store go.

“I get choked up all the time. But you know, it’s just time,” he says.

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Fauble’s lease on the building has expired. He says he couldn’t find a suitable new site to move into plus he couldn’t get a loan to cover the down time of moving into a new building.

“All of those cause problems, especially if we had to sit for 30 to 60 days, we lose our cash flow,” says Fauble.

Fauble is moving his inventory to a rented warehouse in Rocklin.

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Playlist

7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
The Blank Tapes: Uh-Oh BUY from Vacation
7:04 p.m.
!!!: Wannagain Wannagain BUY from Strange Weather, Isn't It
7:08 p.m.
The Olympics: I'll Do A Little Bit More BUY from A Break from the Norm
7:10 p.m.
Sheryl Crow: Away From This World BUY from Ghost Brothers of Darkland County
7:14 p.m.
Deerhunter: Dream Captain BUY from Monomania
7:17 p.m.
Dog Party: Mixed Up Lovers BUY from P.a.R.T.Y!!!
7:19 p.m.
Gogol Bordello: Malandrino BUY from Pura Vida Conspiracy
7:22 p.m.
Jonathan Richman: My Affected Accent BUY from O Moon, Queen of Night on Earth
7:25 p.m.
Dusty Brown: How's That BUY from This City Is Killing Me
7:29 p.m.
Amadou & Mariam: Ce N'est Pas Bon BUY from Welcome To Mali
7:33 p.m.
Amor De Dias: Jean's Waving BUY from The House At Sea
7:36 p.m.
Laura Marling: Master Hunter BUY from Once I Was An Eagle
7:39 p.m.
Devendra Banhart: Für Hildegard von Bingen BUY from Mala
7:42 p.m.
Beat Happening: Polly Pereguinn BUY from Music to Climb the Apple Tree By
7:46 p.m.
Clash: Rudie Can't Fail BUY from Grosse Pointe Blank: Music From The Film
7:50 p.m.
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros: That's What s Up BUY from Here
8:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m.
Neko Case: Man from Man (Single)
8:03 p.m.
Jack White: Hip (Eponymous) Poor Boy BUY from Blunderbuss
8:06 p.m.
French Cassettes: Radley BUY from Summer Darling
8:09 p.m.
Baths: Miasma Sky BUY from Obsidian
8:13 p.m.
Fujiya & Miyagi: Knickerbocker BUY from Lightbulbs
8:17 p.m.
Danielson: Did I Step On Your Trumpet BUY from Ships
8:20 p.m.
Jovanotti: Salvamé BUY from Italia 1988-2012
8:24 p.m.
Chuck Prophet: Castro Halloween BUY from Temple Beautiful
8:28 p.m.
Mayer Hawthorne: A Long Time BUY from How Do You Do
8:32 p.m.
Grace Woodroofe: I've Handled Myself Wrong BUY from Always Want
8:35 p.m.
Dead Kennedys: Viva Las Vegas BUY from Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas: Music From The Motion Picture
8:38 p.m.
Islands: Rough Gem BUY from Return to the Sea
8:42 p.m.
Andrew Bird: Railroad Bill BUY from Hands of Glory
8:45 p.m.
Jeepster: John Waynes World BUY from Presents
8:48 p.m.
Gary Wilson: I Wanna Lose Control BUY from You Think You Really Know Me
8:50 p.m.
Animal Collective: Summertime Clothes BUY from Merriweather Post Pavilion
9:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.
Jimmy Cliff: One More BUY from Rebirth
9:04 p.m.
LCD Soundsystem: I Can Change BUY from This Is Happening
9:10 p.m.
Hot Chip: Motion Sickness BUY from In Our Heads
9:15 p.m.
Death: Keep on Knocking BUY from ...For the Whole World to See
9:18 p.m.
La Sera: Please Be My Third Eye BUY from Sees the Light
9:20 p.m.
Marnie Stern: Risky Biz BUY from Marnie Stern
9:24 p.m.
The Flying Lizards: Suzanne BUY from Top Ten
9:29 p.m.
Cayucas: A Summer Thing BUY from Bigfoot
9:33 p.m.
Arcade Fire: Wake Up BUY from Funeral
9:39 p.m.
Bart Davenport: Jon Jon BUY from Palaces
9:43 p.m.
Goldfrapp: Ooh La La BUY from The Singles
9:46 p.m.
Gil Scott-Heron: I'll Take Care Of You BUY from I'm New Here
9:49 p.m.
Zero 7: Likufanele BUY from Simple Things
9:56 p.m.
James Pants: Theme From Paris BUY from Welcome