The Motet, great music and a light show at Lost On Main, Chico, CA.

Event Listings

live music, dance, drum and DJ events

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February 2023

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Strung Nugget Gang

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The Strung Nugget Gang performs Bluegrass and Americana music at Slough House Social starting at 6:00 pm.

3249 Butte Slough Rd, Colusa, CA 95932

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Hip Hop Night!

Father Baker
Hap Hathaway
Big Slim
Max Ego

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It’s Hip Hop Night at the Gnarly Deli. You know you want some! Doors at 7, $13.

243 West 2nd St, Chico CA 95928

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Black Fong

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Black Fong brings the funk to the south side of Chico with a dance party at the Tackle Box!

379 E Park Ave, Chico, CA 95928

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David Rovics

An intimate show with singer/songwriter David Rovics in the KZFR studios. Limited seating. Tickets $20. (Eventbrite)

KZFR Studios

341 Broadway Suite 411 – Chico, CA 95928

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Just Gravy

An evening of guitar improv jazz, fusion, soul, R&B, High Desert, funk, and more with Brian “Gravy” Asher!

GOOD TIME WARNING!

175 E 20th St, Ste 100, Chico, CA 95928

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Melli Farias

Roni Jean

Alexi & The Creatures
Sidney Dillon

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It’s an all-female fronted show at the BMU. There once was many wonderful shows on campus. Let’s hope this show starts a trend! FREE

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Soul Posse

Soul Posse performs on the south side! Time to break out some dancing boots!

379 E Park Ave, Chico, CA 95928

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Running In The Shadows

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Running In The Shadows brings the sounds of Fleetwood Mac to life at Unwind Kitchen and Bar.

980 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926

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The Wild Heartz

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The Wild Heartz are back at Nor Cal Brewing Co to share their music!

800 Broadway St, Chico, CA 95928

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Soul Posse

Soul Posse performs on the ridge. Time to break out some dancing boots!

7126 Skyway, Paradise, CA 95969

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Broken Compass Bluegrass

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Broken Compass Bluegrass returns to Secret Trail Brewing in Chico for a FREE, show of Sunday afternoon bluegrass.

132 Meyers St Suite 120, Chico, CA 95928

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Emma & Will

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A Valentine’s dinner performance for this guitar duo. They perform popular covers featuring their vocal harmonies and soft hand percussion instruments.

Reservations recommended.

2053 Montgomery St, Oroville, CA

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Afroman

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Afroman is in town, go! Tickets are $25 through Eventbrite.

379 E Park Ave, Chico, CA 95928

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Tempo Reggae Party

Mystic Roots

with Lake Anthony

Stay Positive Sound

Mystic Roots headlines the kickoff Tempo Reggae Party for 2023! The restaurant opens at noon and music begins at 5 pm. Bring a friend. FREE!

1225 Dayton Rd, Chico, CA 95928

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Blü Egyptian

It’s Cam’s Birthday! Bring your flashiest clothing and sauciest dance moves and come get lit!
Doors 4:30 pm

 1930 Market Pl, Chico, CA 95928

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The T-Special

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Always a good time when a talented musician returns to town. Drummer Tino Marrufo returns and is performing with none other than Kaytlin Hansen on upright bass, Shigemi Minetaka on keys and Rocky Winslow on trumpet.

The Winchester Goose

824 Oroville Ave, Chico, CA 95928

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Detroit Cobras

Losin’ Streaks
The Wind-Ups

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The Detroit Cobras are reuniting for their first tour since the passing of singer Rachel Nagy. Marcus Durant of Zen Guerilla takes lead vocal duty. Sac garage legends The Losin’ Streaks lend main support, with The Wind-Ups opening. Tickets are $20 through Eventbrite.

337 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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The Bill Mash Bash

Loki Miller
XDS
Second Hand Smoke
Empty Gate
October Coalition Family Band
Tite Nauts
Viking Skate Country
The Pretty Pills
Sons of Jefferson
Cat Depot

Bill Mash Bash 2023

A rock show to celebrate the life of the man that loved his community and worked to make it a better place. This night celebrates his love for the music scene! $10

This is an ALL AGES event.

592 E 3rd St, Chico, CA 95928

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Casey Donahew

American Texas Country music singer Casey Donahew performs as a trio with his Bars & Beer Joints Acoustic Tour. Advanced tickets $25. (Eventbrite) Door – $30.

379 E Park Ave, Chico, CA 95928

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The Wild Heartz

The Wild Heartz again at Mulberry Station. It’s sure to be a good time!

175 E 20th St, Ste 100, Chico, CA 95928

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March 2023

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Midnight Blues Society Jam

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Midnight Blues Society monthly jam. Big Mo opens the night and music starts promptly at 6pm.

7126 Skyway, Paradise, CA 95969

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Second Hand Smoke

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Second Hand Smoke is at The Barn performing Swing, blues, and rock & roll! It’s sure to get you dancing! Doors at 4:30PM All ages.

 1930 Market Pl, Chico, CA 95928

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Journeys Edge

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There’s live music in the 980 Room with Journeys Edge to sing you all those love songs! Tickets are $10 through Eventbrite.

980 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926

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EarthKry

Special Guest: Dalwayne

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It’s a night of reggae music in downtown Chico! Tickets $20 (Eventbrite)
Doors – 6:30 pm

592 E 3rd St, Chico, CA 95928

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Chase Matthew

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Chase Matthew in his Love You Again tour hits downtown Chico!
Tickets $22 (JMax Productions)
Doors 7:30 pm – All Ages

517 Main St. Chico, CA 95928

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Mullet Mechanix

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There’s live music in the 980 Room with The Mullet Mechanix as the rock the hits of the 80s, New Wave to Pop to Heavy Metal. Tickets are $10 through Eventbrite.

980 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926

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Tempo Reggae Party

Stay Positive Sound

Guest Artist TBA

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It’s the monthly Tempo Reggae Party with Stay Positive Sound and special guests. The restaurant opens at noon and music begins at 5 pm. Bring a friend. FREE!

1225 Dayton Rd, Chico, CA 95928

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The Wild Heartz

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The Wild Heartz are back at Nor Cal Brewing Co. to share their music!

800 Broadway St, Chico, CA 95928

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Funk Jungle

FEATURING

Maculate

Supporting DJs

Amburgers
Killerd3rp
SHINER
DUBHEEZY

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An audio-visual night of DJ music featuring DJ Maculate from Oakland, CA. It’s music sure to get your body thumping to the beat. Time to get funky! More Info. Door $8

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Savannah Dexter & Brabo Gato

Strizzo

Savannah Dexter and her The Til Death Do Us Part 2023 Tour stops in on the south side of Chico at the Tackle Box. Strizzo supports. Tickets are $30 and through Eventbrite.

379 E Park Ave, Chico, CA 95928

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Strung Nugget Gang

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The Strung Nugget Gang performs Bluegrass and Americana music in Durham!

9275 Midway, Durham, CA 95938

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Strung Nugget Gang

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The Strung Nugget Gang performs Bluegrass and Americana music in downtown Oroville!

1440 Myers St, Oroville, CA 95965

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Reece Thompson

Reece Thompson performs pop and other covers at Almendra starting at 6:00 pm.

9275 Midway, Durham, CA 95938

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Soul Posse

Soul Posse brings their sound to downtown Oroville with a dinner show!

2053 Montgomery St, Oroville, CA

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Walk on Boulevard

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There’s live music in the 980 Room as Walk on Boulevard returns to get you dancing. Door: TBA

980 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926

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Soul Posse

Soul Posse with an evening performance at the Chico Elks.

Open to Chico Elks members and guests.

Chico Elk’s Lodge

1705 Manzanita Ave, Chico, CA 95926

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Open Mic – DownLo

Open Mic night is a great chance to catch new artists watch long-time performers working on new material. Hosted by Jeff Pershing!

All Ages until 10pm.

Downlo

319 Main St, Chico, CA 95928

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Chico Latin Orquesta

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There’s live music in the 980 Room with the talented Chico Latin Orquesta. Door $10

980 Mangrove Ave, Chico, CA 95926

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April 2023

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Strung Nugget Gang

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The Strung Nugget Gang performs Bluegrass and Americana music at Slough House Social starting at 6:00 pm.

3249 Butte Slough Rd, Colusa, CA 95932

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Midnight Blues Society Jam

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Midnight Blues Society monthly jam. Music starts promptly at 6pm.

7126 Skyway, Paradise, CA 95969

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Tempo Reggae Party

Stay Positive Sound

Guest Artist TBA

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It’s the monthly Tempo Reggae Party with Stay Positive Sound and special guests. The restaurant opens at noon and music begins at 5 pm. Bring a friend. FREE!

1225 Dayton Rd, Chico, CA 95928

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Smokey The Groove

Boot Juice

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A heat filled, high energy, deep grooving night of horn infused live music. It’s sure to be a great time! Get your Tickets $20 – Door $25.

592 E 3rd St, Chico, CA 95928

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The California Honeydrops

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The California Honedrops tour stop in downtown Chico. Don’t miss it! Tickets $25 (Ticketweb)
Doors 7:30 pm – All Ages

517 Main St. Chico, CA 95928

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The Mother Hips

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The Mother Hips headline Woofstock, a benefit event for the Butte Humane Society!

TBA

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Big Mo &
The Full Moon Band

Featuring Volker Striffler

Big Mo Full Moon Band, during Friday Night Concerts in Plaza Park, downtown Chico, CA.

A Benefit Concert for the PPAC during Gold Nugget Days performance.
Tickets $10-$25 – (Eventbrite)

777 Nunneley Rd, Paradise, CA 95969

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May 2023

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Antsy McClain
and
The Trailer Park Troubadours

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A benefit concert by Antsy and The Trailer Park Troubadours performance in support for the rebuilding of Paradise. Tickets $30 – $75 (Eventbrite)

777 Nunneley Rd, Paradise, CA 95969

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Tempo Reggae Party

Stay Positive Sound

Guest Artist TBA

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It’s the monthly Tempo Reggae Party with Stay Positive Sound and special guests. The restaurant opens at noon and music begins at 5 pm. Bring a friend. FREE!

1225 Dayton Rd, Chico, CA 95928

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Reverend Horton Heat

The Delta Bombers

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Reverend Horton Heats live on the south side of Chico. The Delta Bombers open the show. Tickets are $25 through Ticketweb.

379 E Park Ave, Chico, CA 95928

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Midnight Blues Society Jam

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Midnight Blues Society monthly jam. Music starts promptly at 6pm.

7126 Skyway, Paradise, CA 95969

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June 2023

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Tempo Reggae Party

Stay Positive Sound

Guest Artist TBA

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It’s the monthly Tempo Reggae Party with Stay Positive Sound and special guests. The restaurant opens at noon and music begins at 5 pm. Bring a friend. FREE!

1225 Dayton Rd, Chico, CA 95928

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Midnight Blues Society Jam

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Midnight Blues Society monthly jam. Music starts promptly at 6pm.

7126 Skyway, Paradise, CA 95969

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Strung Nugget Gang

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The Strung Nugget Gang performs Bluegrass and Americana music at Slough House Social starting at 6:00 pm.

3249 Butte Slough Rd, Colusa, CA 95932

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July 2023

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Tempo Reggae Party

Stay Positive Sound

Guest Artist TBA

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It’s the monthly Tempo Reggae Party with Stay Positive Sound and special guests. The restaurant opens at noon and music begins at 5 pm. Bring a friend. FREE!

1225 Dayton Rd, Chico, CA 95928

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Regional Festivals

Winter Wondergrass

Winter Wondergrass festival event poster 2023

Chico Spring Jam

Chico Spring Jam festival event poster 2023

The Golden Road Gathering

Golden Road Gathering Festival event poster

The Untz

The UNTZ Festival poster, 2023

Lightning in a Bottle

Lightning In A Bottle festival poster 2023

Strawberry music

Strawberry Music Festival event poster

Bottlerock

Moutain Vibe

Mountain Vibe Music Festival poster 2023

Back country

Back Country Music Festival Poster 2023

stilldream

Stilldream Festival - Dates Poster

hog farm hideaway

Hog Farm Hideaway - Festival event poster.

Fathers Day Bluegrass

Fatrher's Day Bluegrass Festiva - event poster, 2023

Sierra Nevada World Music

Sierra Nevada World Music Festival event poster 2023.

High Sierra

California Worldfest

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Redwood Ramble

Redwood Ramble Festival Poster 2023

For the funk of it

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All Events 21 and older unless stated.
Downlo is all ages until 10 pm.

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Please include the event title, date, times, location, ticket price, presales, web links, and a short description of the event.



3 responses to “Event Listings”

  1. Forrest Melton Avatar
    Forrest Melton

    I am Interested in posting or festival events on your site. How do we do that? For the rest

    1. Curtis Pope Avatar

      Thanks for your interest in posting events on the calendar.

      You may email event information to events@chicomusicalendar.org

      Please include: Event Name, date, times, location, cost, web links, and a short description of the event.

      Curt

  2. Helene Ginter Avatar
    Helene Ginter

    Nice page.

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