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Weekend's best bet: The Lemonheads at the Ottobar

Weekend's best bet: The Lemonheads at the Ottobar

Boston's most famous '90s alt-rock band, The Lemonheads, will perform its 1992 breakthrough album, "It's a Shame About Ray" in its entirety at the Ottobar on Saturday. There's been a revolving door of members over the years, but frontman Evan Dando remains at the helms.

The Lemonheads are an interesting case of stars aligning, for better or worse: "Ray" was released the same year as Nirvana's"Nevermind," right as radio and major labels were embracing any Serious songwriters with long hair and a "Who cares?" attitude. Dando became a grunge idol of sorts, thanks to good looks and the fact his band released its best album at the right...

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