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Countdown to Bele Chere: A Top-10 pick of bands to see

Earlier this week, The City of Asheville posted the complete Bele Chere 2010 music lineup on its Web site. Of course a number of these bands have been leaking their Bele Chere performances over the last couple months. That’s given us all plenty of time to think about what group’s we’re most excited about seeing (including Ohio’s The Speedbumps, pictured here).

Taste test

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