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Twenty Years of Live Music on Local Stages: Photos by John Carrico

Photo By John Carrico

Sonic Youth, La Zona Rosa, 1998

Every year, South by Southwest presents at least one must-see showcase -- and in '98, it was Sonic Youth's packed house at La Zona Rosa. Kim Gordon's sneer, Thurston Moore in mid-ecstasy, and Snoopy pose a classic shot.

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