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Five notes on Eric Church/Dwight Yoakam sets at Staples Center
Five notes on Eric Church/Dwight Yoakam sets at Staples Center

There were many so-called outsiders inside Staples Center on Friday for Eric Church's stop as part of his "The Outsiders World Tour." So many outcasts that they couldn't help but bond like a bunch of insiders. They all agreed on one thing, something pretty basic about country music in 2015: If you're aiming for look-you-in-the-eyes honesty in your singing men, Church is your guy. This despite wearing aviator sunglasses that hid his peepers throughout the night. You think he cares? No: "We’re the junkyard dogs, we’re the alley cats/ Keep the wind at our front, and the hell at our back." Still, you don't need to see his pupils to know...

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