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The Return of the Strokes

America waited ages to see it, but the the Strokes finally brought their reunion show Stateside on Friday night and rocked Chi-town with an onslaught of gritty New York garage-rock riffs. Wearing black leather and sunglasses at night, eternally cool frontman Julian Casablancas led the quintet through a potent set of tunes from their three acclaimed albums. The band played barely an hour, but the intensity of the set made the Strokes' return one of the weekend's most talked about performances.

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