The Chronicles of Rave for a Cause feat. Wooli
Dec
14
to Dec 15

The Chronicles of Rave for a Cause feat. Wooli

Secret Sound Presents: The Chronicles of RAVE FOR A CAUSE feat. Wooli(the 5th installment) 

It's that time of year! Once again Secret Sound brings to you the holiday special that gives back. This year we are celebrating the 5th anniversary by bringing the event into a winter realm of magic & bass. 

Proceeds will go to Open Door Mission - Rochester, NY; made possible with support from Photo City Improv: Comedy & Music Venue, sound by JWI, and lighting by Esdee Entertainment.

Join us as we "rave" for a cause!

Headlining the night is Rochester's very own, Wooli, who started Rave for a Cause in 2014 and who is now signed with Circle Talent Agency. We are so lucky to have him back; donating his time once again.

Supporting acts: BENTZ, ESDEE, ZEALOUS, ILLUSION, BASSFACE, DJ SAVVY, TIM2, NOMAD, FIRESTORM.
...
TICKETS: $10 Advance-- price rises day of show.
18+ with valid photo I.D.
21+ full bar available. 


“One day, you will be old enough to start reading fairytales again.” 

― C.S. Lewis, The Chronicles of Narnia

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DDCNO Ugly Sweater Party Sat 12/15 at Photo City Improv
Dec
15
to Dec 16

DDCNO Ugly Sweater Party Sat 12/15 at Photo City Improv

DeeDee's Club Night Out presents:
The Ugly Sweater Party!
Saturday 12/15
10PM

Featuring performances by:
DeeDee Dubois
Ginger KaiKai
KiKi BañañaHammøck
Hans Oliver (birthday boy)
and special guest.... the king of country music:
Hunter Down!

Music by DJ Mighty Mic (Michael)

Ugly Sweater contest with prizes!

18+ welcome
18-20 $12; 21+ $6

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Clothing Swap Party !!!
Dec
16
to Dec 17

Clothing Swap Party !!!

Khaos by Design is doing it again lady’s and gentlemen! Bring one bag of Gently used clothing and then swap till you drop!!! What ever is left over will be donated to the Rochester Women shelter. This even is 10$ at the door this will include a drink Token which will be for a 3$ beer or 6$ well mixed drink 
This is an open event so please feel free to invite all your friends !!!!
Children’s clothing and men’s clothing and shoes and accessories are more than welcome

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DMVU -and- Of The Trees Tour De Excellence at Photo City
Dec
21
to Dec 22

DMVU -and- Of The Trees Tour De Excellence at Photo City

Fanboy Promotions Presents:

DMVU -and- Of The Trees
Tour De excellence
Pre Sale $20 more DOS 18+

-DMVU-

facebook.com/DMVUofficial
soundcloud.com/dmvuofficial
twitter.com/DMVUofficial
instagram.com/dmvuofficial

Colorado-based producer affiliated with Circus Records, Deep Dark & Dangerous, Encrypted Audio, and The Mile High Sound Movement

-Of The Trees-

facebook.com/ofthetrees
soundcloud.com/ofthetrees
twitter.com/OfTheTrees
instagram.com/ofthetreesmusic

+Local Support TBA

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Eddie Flipp English Presents Night Musical Foreplay 2
Jan
11
7:30 PM19:30

Eddie Flipp English Presents Night Musical Foreplay 2

A NIGHT OF MUSICAL FOREPLAY"
THE RED, BLACK, AND WHITE AFFAIR

LIVE MUSIC (SOME FEEL GOOD R&B&SOUL) FROM Rnb BishopSunih ReedMonique PerryTiffaniey DavisKool SteevMrSongbird Sosoulful Laron Spratt Bishop B Drive Gary BrownCedric Demings and Myself...

IT'S GOING DOWN JANUARY 11TH, AT PHOTO CITY IMPROV... 1 NIGHT 2 SHOWS, 7:30PM-9PM & 10PM-11:30PM... ADVANCE TICKETS/EARLYBIRD TICKETS ARE $10 UNTIL DECEMBER 31ST. FOR VIP TABLES HIT ME.. LETS GO!!!!!!! 🔥🔥

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Bob Marley Birthday Bash
Feb
1
to Feb 2

Bob Marley Birthday Bash

Please join us as we pay homage to the Man & his Music, the Great Robert Nesta Marley! This will be a night filled with peace, love, harmony & GREAT Reggae vibes. Calling all local artist, musicians to come share the stage with iGNiTE! because "We Jammin'...I Know You Like Jammin' Too"♥️💛💚

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Signal > Noise 4yr Anniversary :: God Particle Label Showcase
Feb
2
to Feb 3

Signal > Noise 4yr Anniversary :: God Particle Label Showcase

Signal > Noise 4yr Anniversary :: God Particle Label Showcase

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Sassmouth
[God Particle]

Shawn Rudiman - LIVE
[God Particle | Pittsburgh Trax] 

Titonton Duvante
[God Particle | Residual] 

Christina Chatfield - LIVE
[God Particle]

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Saturday > Feb 2nd 
Rochester > NY
[10PM - 4AM] 
21+ w/ID

Lights By : Gnosis
Powered By : JWI

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The pumpkin prom2!!!!
Feb
16
to Feb 17

The pumpkin prom2!!!!

We did it once and y’all loved it so here we go again!!!! The pumpkin patch presents prom!!! Get dressed in your finest clothes! Get down to some amazing music! Photo booth pictures will be taken and laughs will be had!! This year we got a Saturday party so let’s make it better then last years!!! Fun clothes are encouraged not required!!!

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Buffalo Afrobeat Orchestra Rochester Debut at Photo City Improv!
Dec
8
to Dec 9

Buffalo Afrobeat Orchestra Rochester Debut at Photo City Improv!

Mom's Home Booking Presents...

Buffalo Afrobeat Orchestra (BUFFALO, NY) 

BAO is a diverse 16 piece ensemble comprised of members from many other area bands including One World Tribe, Outer Circle Orchestra, The Rockaz, 12/8 Path Band, Folkfaces and many more. A movement of the people, BAO is revitalizing Afrobeat music in WNY and beyond. Afrobeat, with it's heavy rhythm, trance-like groove, powerful melodies, and cutting lyrics, is so moving that even a statue would be dancing by the end of a concert! And as it was a vehicle for the movement and voices of many West African people for decades, so shall it be in Western New York!

8pm Doors // 9pm Show

Support TBA

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STRAIGHT JOHNNY PRESENTS: A VERY 'CHEEKY' CHRISTMAS
Dec
7
to Dec 8

STRAIGHT JOHNNY PRESENTS: A VERY 'CHEEKY' CHRISTMAS

COME CELEBRATE "A DATE THAT WILL LIVE IN INFAMY" WITH A BUNCH OF PUNK MUSIC. ID WRITE MORE BUT IM HUNDRED PERCENT POSITIVE NO ONE WILL READ THIS. QUEEN ELIZABETH GIVES DUNCE LIGHTING A STIFFY. OUR COUNTRY IS RUN BY LIZARDS. SANTA'S REAL AND IN PRISON FOR ILLEGAL BOARDER CROSSING. MERRY CHRISTMAS.

FEATURING:
Attic 39
Just One More
Clockmen
Citizens Against People
Phantasmagoria
STRAIGHT JOHNNY AND THE GASHGOBLINS

Oh and were releasing merch.... and a cd.....

Music @ 8:30
5 $

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RootsCollider - The Return - A Rave Against the Machine
Nov
23
to Nov 24

RootsCollider - The Return - A Rave Against the Machine

SAVE THE DATE - 11/23/2018 - Black Friday

Experience the furious return of the live drum and bass electro-rock band known as RootsCollider. 3 Stages. 2 Venues. 12 Acts.

✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪✪

Photo City & Sticky Lips Stages to include:

RootsCollider
Space Junk
Lord Electro
Stereo Nest
Dj Skanntron
Dj Bittle
Dj Bizmuth
Dj Matt4Star
TBA
Dexter Redic & Sean Cilano in "Poetry for Thieves"
Jimmy Grillo & Sean Chimento in "Drums & Dj"
TBA in TBA

With promotional assistance by The Roc Show, Photo City Booking & Fanboy Promotions

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Minnesota : w/ ZEKE BEATS at Photo City
Nov
18
to Nov 19
DDCNO Presents: RPDR Thorgy Thor, Fri 11/16
Nov
16
to Nov 17

DDCNO Presents: RPDR Thorgy Thor, Fri 11/16

DDCNO Presents: 
RuPaul Drag Race Season 8 & All Star Season 3: THORGY THOR
at Photo City Improv, Friday November 16th, 10PM.

Hosted by DeeDee Dubois with music by DJ Mighty Mic (Michael)

Other performers TBA

Tickets on sale now... with NO additional ticket fees!
21+ General Admission - $8
18+ General Admission - $15

Also available - $28 VIP Tickets which include:
• Meet & Greet with Thorgy Thor & other performers at 10PM
• Separate area to watch the show
• Exclusive DeeDee’s Club Night Out gift
• 21+ VIP guests get a free drink coupon

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Rochester Guitars For Heroes sponsored by Connors & Ferris, LLP!
Nov
10
1:00 PM13:00

Rochester Guitars For Heroes sponsored by Connors & Ferris, LLP!

Tickets and packages available here:
https://guitarsforheroes.brownpapertickets.com
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12-15 Bands on 2 stages throughout the day! 
Silent auction! Food! All manner of revelry! 
Rochester is coming together to honor and support its local veterans and their families! 100% of the proceeds go to support the programs of Rochester's Veterans Outreach Center.

This is a preliminary description and we will add links for ticketing, sponsorship, bands, and more soon! HOLD THIS DATE! ;-)

Photo City Improv Stage

1:00-2:00 Brian Lindsay Band (Rock)
2:30-3:30 The Josie Waverly Band (Country)
4:00-5:00 Meliarocks (Hard Rock)
5:30-6:30 Krypton 88 (Rockabilly/Country)
7:00-8:00 Against the Grain (Classic Rock)
8:30-10:00 1916 (Celtic Rock/Rockabilly)
10:30-12:00 Tommy Brunett Band (Rock & Country Tangle)


Lost Borough Brewing Co. Stage

1:30-2:30: Johnny Bauer (Country)
3:00-4:00 Matt Stevens (Rock)
4:30-5:30 Peg Dolan (Irish/Folk)
6:00-7:00 Himself (Irish/BlueGrass)
7:30-8:30 Gavin Barry (Rebel Banjo)
9:00-10:00 Mike Z. (Hippie Rock)
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[Event organized by the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Rochester Police Emerald Society, Irish American Cultural Institute, Colonel Patrick O'Rorke Society.]

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Figure + Megalodon - Bloodbath Fri Nov 9
Nov
9
to Nov 10
Pawner Album Release Show
Oct
27
6:00 PM18:00

Pawner Album Release Show

Join Pawner in celebrating the release of their new album at Photo City Improv
$5 ADV/$7 DOS
$2 Under 21 cover charge
(Message for advance tickets)

Doors 6pm
Music 7pm

W/ Special Guests
20Something- Avon, NY
https://www.facebook.com/20SomeThingNY/
Fernway- Buffalo, NY
https://www.facebook.com/FernwayOfficial/
Jordan Kobo- Syracuse, NY
https://www.facebook.com/JordanKoboMusic/

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Ken Mode & Birds In Row at Photo City Improv
Oct
25
7:00 PM19:00

Ken Mode & Birds In Row at Photo City Improv

The Entertainment Collective presents:

KEN mode & Birds In Row @ Photo City Improv

with special guests:
DRUSE
SULACO

10/25/18
Photo City Improv
543 Atlantic Ave, Rochester NY
7:00pm Doors
16+ w/ ID

Get tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1737373
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Signal > Noise V.4.3 Eric Cloutier Bryan Kasenic Abby Echiverri
Oct
20
to Oct 21

Signal > Noise V.4.3 Eric Cloutier Bryan Kasenic Abby Echiverri

Signal > Nosie V. 4.3 : Eric Cloutier | Bryan Kasenic | Abby Echiverri [LIVE]

15 Years of The Bunker



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Eric Cloutier 
[ The Bunker | Palinoia ] Berlin

Bryan Kasenic 
[ The Bunker ] NYC

Abby Echiverri [ LIVE }
[ The Bunker ] NYC 

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Saturday > OCT 20
Rochester > NY
[10PM - 4AM] 
21+ w/ID

Lights By : Gnosis
Powered By : JWI

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Cabo Frio's Tribute to Whitney Houston and Earth, Wind & Fire
Oct
13
to Oct 14

Cabo Frio's Tribute to Whitney Houston and Earth, Wind & Fire

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!!

Cabo Frio returns for two great shows on Saturday, October 13th. Cabo Frio brings another stellar evening of exciting music to honor two great icons in the music world today, Earth, Wind & Fire and the late Whitney Houston. Opening the show will be smooth jazz recording artist, Jimmie Highsmith Jr. Singing with Cabo Frio is the incredible songstress,Therese Lott and special musical guests, Judah Sealy and Art Beaty. Host for the evening will be Rochester's own Grand Tone. This concert promises to be a night of world class music here in Rochester NY, so don't miss this show. It won't happen again for a while!!

ADVANCED ADMISSION: $25.00

ADMISSION AT THE DOOR: $30.00

ONLY A FEW RESERVED SEATS LEFT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET SOON!!

CONTACT: Sandra Anderson - sanderson112714@gmail.com

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Hyper Space Tour Shlump + Conrank
Oct
12
to Oct 13

Hyper Space Tour Shlump + Conrank

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Back To Basics: The Widdler X Pushloop
Oct
5
to Oct 6

Back To Basics: The Widdler X Pushloop

Fanboy Promotions Presents
The Widdler X Pushloop at Photo CIty
Doors: 8:30PM - Limited Discount Tickets $17 - GA $22 - 18+

THE WIDDLER
https://soundcloud.com/the_widdler
https://twitter.com/The_Widdler

Born in Tel Aviv and living in Austin, TX, The Widdler is widely recognized as an innovator and originator of dub sound. Constantly practicing, The Widdler incorporates mix sessions into his daily routine, which translates to his flawless performances at shows; headlining with the likes of Doctor P, Reso, Ajappai, Tipper, Bassnectar, Caspa, Mary Anne Hobbes, Excision, Bukez Finezt, Truth, Downlink, & many more as well as a member of US imprints Dank 'N' Dirty Dubz, MalLabel Music, Deep Dark & Dangerous, & Sub.mission. Taking influence from various genres of music and lifestyle, his tunes comes in all shapes and colors. From the chilled reggae dubs and blue mood atmospheres to the mean menacing throbs of bass and percussion, The Widdler knows how to weave his musical roots with his production that makes each set entirely special. Sit back, light a spliff, and enjoy the sounds of The Widdler


PUSHLOOP
https://soundcloud.com/pushloop
https://twitter.com/pushloopmusic
https://www.instagram.com/pushloopmusic/

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HAEWA at Photo City
Sep
29
to Sep 30

HAEWA at Photo City

Join Haewa for their next hometown show at Photo City Improv with guests Strange Standard from Buffalo and more TBA!

18+, $10

HAEWA: 
Upon the creation of Haewa in 2011, the trio established its foundation by captivating their audiences with fearless improvisation and a heavy blanket of sound. With recent addition of keyboardist/synth wizard Troy Evans and powerhouse groove master Marco Cirigliano, Haewa has built upon these roots to create a brilliantly unique sound that offers a sonic balance between utter chaos and pure bliss. Their sound encompasses unique songwriting, in depth instrumental compositions as well as pure improvisation. Combining the spirit of rock-n-roll with trance-like electronic influences, Haewa drives their audience down the road less taken, into a familiar but enlightening unknown.

www.haewamusic.net
haewamusic.bandcamp.com

STRANGE STANDARD:
Buffalo's growing Blues/Funk group! Consistently expanding their repertoire of original music and venturing into new genre's at every turn. Dancey Funk, soulful Blues, and the energy of Rock come together in this electric band. Having just released their debut album this band is pushing hard into the Buffalo music scene.

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ILL-Esha Live! at Photo City
Sep
28
to Sep 29

ILL-Esha Live! at Photo City

Ticket Go Live July 9th!
First 50 Tickets $12
General Admission $17 More DOS

Local Support TBA!

ill-ēsha
https://soundcloud.com/ill-esha

Vancouver-born and Colorado-based music producer, artist and DJ ill-esha has crafted a long-standing soundscape of bass music throughout her career, continuously evolving her musical stylings and bridging gaps between electronic, hip hop and soul. Recognized as an extremely rare and diverse artist in the EDM scene, ill-esha is constantly pushing the boundaries of live sets with everything from loop pedals to keytars. Constantly evolving her dynamic and versatile musical taste, she is a perfect example of electronic music’s transition towards live instrumentation and indie pop sensibility.

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Ross Riot!!
Sep
22
to Sep 23

Ross Riot!!

It's happening! Our kick-ass wedding show: Ross Riot! It's the big party and we wanna do it our way with all of Rochester! 

Striaght Johnny and the Gash Goblins
House Majority
Hot Mayonnaise
Rotten UK
SS Webb
St. Christopher

It's an open to the public show $10 cover to pay for the bands

Save the Date Motherfuckers! 
Sept 22!

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RedCup RUSH 3
Sep
21
to Sep 22

RedCup RUSH 3

THE RUSH IS BACK

🥤#RedCupRUSH x #RedCupParty x #Part3 🥤

➡️➡️ FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 21ST ⬅️⬅️
📍Photo City Improv:| 543 Atlantic Avenue 📍
10pm to 2am | Proper ID Required 

Music | Drinks | Food | Dancing | Beer Pong & More!

🔊Soundtrack By DJ Tygga Ty of 105.5 The Beat Rochester 🔊

🎤 Hosted by Mark Madness & Red Cup Family 🎤

🎥 Motion Pictures By Dawayne Fields 📸

✨ 1ST 50 PEOPLE TO RSVP GET IN FREE 
✨ FREE LED Finger Lights (upon entry)
✨ FREE LED Rings (upon entry)
✨ FREE WATER GUN SHOT (#LadiesONLY)
✨ & Much More!! 

🔴 Rush #1 = 50 People Free
🔴 Rush #2 = Buy 1 Get 1 Free
🔴 Rush #3 = Bring The Crew (Group Discount 
Ticket)

‼️ VIP RUSH = Free Shots & Food‼️

STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS ON THE #FreeTicket RSVP’S 👀 👀 (It Will Be At Random Times!)

#DontMissTheRush x #September21st x #PhotoCity

🥤 #AintNoPartyLikeARedCupParty 🥤

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Smooth Jazz Birthday Bash
Sep
15
to Sep 16

Smooth Jazz Birthday Bash

Smooth Jazz Birthday Bash 
for Jimmie Highsmith Jr.

September 15th 2018
Photo City Improv 
543 Atlantic Ave
Rochester NY, 14609
7pm to 10pm 
$25 Adv/$30 DOS
For tickets (585) 666-0019

Hosted by GrandTone
Featuring:
Smooth Jazz Group Sensation
"As One"

The comedy of Lol Superstars Chaz Bruce and Toshman "T-Dash" Powell 

The Jimmie Highsmith Jr. Band 

and a few more special guest!!!!!

An evening of great music, positive energy, laughter and wonderful company. Truly an epic evening you don't want to miss!!!!!

immie Highsmith r. Production..

www.jimmiehighsmithjr.com 

#indigochronicles #indiorenee #princessmonique #iplayeastman#silversteinworks #eastmanwinds #jazzrochester #ChazBruce#toshmanpowell #tdash #jimmiehighsmithjr #asone #grandtone

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The Hi-Risers and Harmonica Lewinski!
Sep
14
to Sep 15

The Hi-Risers and Harmonica Lewinski!

Two of Rochester, NY's best share the stage on one amazing evening!

THE HI-RISERS have been entertaining crowds worldwide since the late 90s with their unique Rock n Roll sound. Founding members Greg Townson and Todd Bradley have freshly recruited drummer Trevor Lake and are celebrating the release of their latest record, My Kind Of Fun. 

https://www.facebook.com/hirisers/

HARMONICA LEWINSKI plays music that has been called 'tropical trash, greasy garage, dirty disco, and party punk.' Calling all freaks - get to the go-go. This band is not to be missed! 

harmonicalewinski.bandcamp.com/

Tunes in between sets provided by DJ NaNa.

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WHIRLY WEDNESDAY 9/12 JIMMI G SYXGAGE NOMAD
Sep
12
6:30 PM18:30

WHIRLY WEDNESDAY 9/12 JIMMI G SYXGAGE NOMAD

Music for your "Whirling" pleasure will be provided by the following DJs : 

(6:30-8)
JIMMI G

(8-9)
SYXGAGE

(9-10)
NOMAD

This week we are at:

PHOTO CITY IMPROV
543 Atlantic Ave #2, Rochester, NY 14609

ID's WILL BE CHECKED AT THE DOOR! NO EXCEPTIONS! NO ID, YOU WILL BE MARKED UNDER! 

3 DOLLAR SURCHARGE FOR UNDER 21

Come hoop with us! Already a hooper? Join us! New to hooping? Then give it a whirl! We'll help you get started. Plenty of hoops/poi to share! Fun and healthy. All skill levels! Whirly is a learn by play/social gathering, not a class. this is an open jam, really hoop/poi heavy, but we've had a little bit of everything here and there! Come play, plenty of extra hoops!!

Whirly Wednesday started off with a CD player and a few people in the park, then the drum circle, now DJs. Come join us this summer in new and old locations with a assortment of local DJ talent, and a great atmosphere to learn!

COME SUPPORT AND HAVE FUN!!

See you Wednesday?
^____^

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