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Rock 4 Rights hits House Cafe with Stockyards album release

Alex Fiore

March 21, 2012

The rock canon becomes a little bit fuller this weekend following a release from local grunge punk quartet the Stockyards. The group will release its debut EP, titled “Sunshine Smiley Face,” during the Rock 4 Rights show 6 p.m. Sunday at the House Cafe, 263 E. Lincoln Highway. The show marks the two-...

Punk rock road trip

Alex Fiore

October 26, 2011

Danny Collins just crawled out of a van at 6:30 a.m., drunk and a little delirious. Collins braces himself slowly and takes a deep breath of morning air before looking back at his bandmates. The other members of the punk foursome the Stockyards are still in the van, their journey home not yet complete. ...