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1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada

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April 2019

Working CLAS Social

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$50 - $75

Working CLAS Social Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 6pm The Wise Hall, 1882 Adanac Street Coast Salish Territories Join us for a night of music, dinner, dancing, & prizes to raise funds for CLAS! Featuring Orquesta Tabasko Tabasko is a Vancouver-based Salsa orchestra performing original compositions and arrangements of popular Salsa, Cumbia, Mambo, Merengue Bachata and Rhumba. Catered by Tayybeh: A Celebration of Syrian Cuisine Tayybeh is an award winning catering group supporting Syrian women chefs in Vancouver. They cater…

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Camaro 67 live with Missy D!

April 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$15

Camaro 67 is back to throw down a Vancouver dance party at The Wise Hall & Lounge on Friday April 26th with our friend Missy D, and special guest Ndidi Cascade. Camaro 67 brings together classic Afrobeat influences (Fela Kuti, Tony Allen), and modern Afrofunk / Groove sounds (Antibalas, Budos Band, The Herbaliser) to produce a propulsive, high-energy, made-in-Vancouver heavy funk experience. This explosive 10-piece instrumental group debuted in the fall of 2015, picking up from where Miami Device (BCs…

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The Vancouver Market at Wise Hall – Spring Edition

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$2

THE VANCOUVER MARKET AT WISE HALL SPRING EDITION!1882 Adanac Street (near Victoria) Saturday, April 27th 11am - 4pm 25+ vendors Food truck Tea + coffee Cool tunes $2 entry ALL AGES We are accepting vendor applications for April 27th! To apply as a vendor for an upcoming market, write us at thevancouvermarket@gmail.com with a short description of what you plan on selling + any social media links you'd like to share! We love local handmade items, records, instruments, clothing, vintage,…

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Screaming Chickens Theatrical Society Presents Taboo Revue

April 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada

Screaming Chickens Theatrical Society presents Taboo Revue Monthly Burlesque Variety Show Screaming Chicken Theatrical Society is an award winning, critically acclaimed, independent, member-run, not-for-profit organization that works to improve the quality, exposure and accessibility to non-traditional performing arts by producing high quality productions, providing development opportunities to performers and providing resources to the community. We are a group of hard-working, wacky, fun-loving Burlesque performers, teachers, and general fans who bring  the widest possible variety of ways to enjoy and participate in Burlesque to…

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Verses Festival of Words: Cultivate: 2 Spirit, Queer & Trans Artists Showcase

April 28 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$10 - $12

"Cultivate: Artist Support Circles for Indigi- and other Queers" springs from Shane Sable's attempt to disrupt art-in-isolation mythologies. The talking circles meet monthly at the Queer Art Festival's SUM Gallery to connect, collaborate, and offer support to queer artists across disciplines. This showcase spotlights Cultivate artists Shane Sable, Tawahum, Raven John & Laura Fukumoto. Doors open at 2:30 Advanced tickets $10, Door $12 (or PWYC) The Vancouver Poetry House respectfully recognizes that our series events take place on the traditional…

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Verses Festival of Words: Van Slam & Youth Slam Showcase

April 29 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$5 - $10

Want to see who'll represent Vancouver at national competitions? Come meet our teams! In a display of some of the best local veteran and emerging slam poets! Members of the newly minted 2019 Vancouver Poetry Slam and Youth Slam teams showcase the work that pushed them to the top. Doors at 3:30 PM Starts at 4:00 PM Doors $5-$10 Suggested Donation (or PWYC) The Vancouver Poetry House respectfully recognizes that our series events take place on the traditional and unceded…

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Verses Festival of Words: Write Bloody North Launch

April 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$15 - $20

What do you do when you see a group of brilliant poets wandering in the wild, bloody north? Publish their poems, of course! Canada’s hottest, new publisher, Write Bloody North, launches its first wave of authors, including World Poetry Slam Champion Ian Keteku, international star Titilope Sonuga, 2-time national slam champion Brandon Wint and local darling Lucia Misch! Doors at 7:00 PM Starts at 8:00 PM Advanced tickets $15 Door $20 (or PWYC) The Vancouver Poetry House respectfully recognizes that…

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Verses Festival of Words: Master Class: To the Bone with Titilope Sonuga

April 30 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$18 - $20

If “the poem does not start until you start to tell the truth,” then a poet’s work is to be relentless in the search for that truth. Globe-trotting poet Titilope Sonuga has you dig into the bone, creating poems from a deeply personal place, while striking a balance between maintaining the integrity of your truth and respecting your audience. Doors at 12:30 PM Starts at 1:00 PM Advanced $18 | Door $20 http://tothebone.brownpapertickets.com The Vancouver Poetry House respectfully recognizes that…

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Verses Festival of Words: Word Circus

April 30 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$10

A whirlwind of words occurs as Emily Crocker, Brandon Wint, Chelsea D.E. Johnson & Fernando Raguero perform acrobatic feats of wordsmithery and music. A round robin format allows the artists to respond to one another in a spontaneous way. See artists performing in a relaxed, informal, yet electric atmosphere where anything can happen! Doors at 3:30 PM Starts at 4:00 PM Advanced $10 | Doors $12 (or PWYC) The Vancouver Poetry House respectfully recognizes that our series events take place…

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May 2019

Verses Festival of Words: Word Travels & Mashed Poetics: Come On Over

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$12 - $15

A spoken word double-header!! First up, it's a showcase of Australian poets from Word Travels! Miles Merrill, Melanie Mununggurr-Williams, and Emily Crocker join us offer a showcase of words from down under. Then it’s time for Mashed Poetics to celebrate its 10th anniversary and 42nd edition, with Come On Over by Shania Twain! A poetic lineup composed of festival artists, CIPS competitors, and local performers create new works responding to or riffing off of Shania Twain classics, with a live…

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Old Time Square Dance Party

May 3 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$17.50 - $25

A special live-music double dance event! First, a beginner-friendly square dance, followed by a Honky-Tonk two-stepping set from 10:30 to 11:30. Paul teaches and calls the moves right on the floor. All music provided by the Party Timers! All genders and orientations welcome. Dancing starts at 9pm $17.50 online or $25 at the door. 19+ Sponsored by Strange Fellows Brewing: strangefellowsbrewing.com Accessibility: People with mobility and sensory considerations can often participate in square dancing, and there are many simple accommodations…

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GLAM SLAM Wrestling XIV

May 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$22 - $36

The crowd will be roaring as muscled women and men in tights fly from the top rope, enthralled as burlesque beauties bump and grind, and shocked as the soap opera unfolds. GLAM SLAM takes the action and melodrama of classic professional wrestling, smashes it together with an East Van attitude and adds a sexy twist.

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EZRA FURMAN With Pancho Morris

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$17.50

Timbre Concerts Presents: EZRA FURMAN With Pancho Morris Tuesday May 7th, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors Doors 7:00pm, Show 8:00pm Tickets $17.50 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/ezra-furman-the-wise-hall-tickets/9154225?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and Zulu American musician and songwriter returns to Vancouver. Ezra Furman Online: Website: http://ezrafurman.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ezrafurmanmusic Twitter: https://twitter.com/ezrafurman Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ezra.furman.visions/ Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E7bhgtixLOU   Pancho Morris www.panchomorris.com Pancho@panchomorris.com

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Cover Your Friends 2019

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$20 - $25

Join us at The Wise Hall & Lounge May 10, 2019, for another installment of one of Vancouver's most eclectic musical evenings. Cover Your Friends will feature 7 groups who have each been given another group in the show to cover one of their songs. The evening will feature the breadth and depth of the Vancouver music scene in a uniquely collaborative event. Featuring: Hank Pine Christie Rose The Still Spirits Sarah Wheeler The Bottom Shelf Bourbon Trio Jen &…

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Raincity EP Release Show w/ Apollo Suns and Sleepy Gonzalez

May 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$15 - $20

Funk. Rock. Psych. Soul. Good Times. Raincity is celebrating the release of their self-titled EP. 19+ Doors @ 8pm Advance Tickets $15 $20 at the door LINEUP: Sleepy Gonzales Apollo Suns Raincity Sleepy Gonzales https://sleepyfuckinggonzales.com/ https://sleepygonzales.bandcamp.com/ https://www.instagram.com/sleepygonzales/?hl=en Apollo Suns https://www.facebook.com/apollosunsmusicwpg/ https://www.instagram.com/apollosunsmusic/ https://apollosunswpg.bandcamp.com/ Raincity https://www.thatbandraincity.com https://www.facebook.com/thatbandraincity/ https://www.instagram.com/thatband_raincity/

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Canadian National Return Top Championship 2019

May 19 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada

Yoyoers from across the country compete for the National Title and a place at the world championship! This event will feature the main competition as well as all-ages mini-events throughout the day. It's a great chance to hang out and learn tricks, check out new yoyos and enjoy a chill and relaxing event.

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ORVILLE PECK With Ian Badger and guests

May 19 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$12

Timbre Concerts Presents: ORVILLE PECK With Ian Badger Sunday, May 19th, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors Doors 7pm, Show 8pm Tickets $12.00 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/orville-peck-the-wise-hall-tickets/9111395?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and Zulu Canadian psychedelic outlaw cowboy crooner, on tour to support his debut release "Pony".   Orville Peck Online: Website: https://www.orvillepeck.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/orvillepeck/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/_orvillepeck Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/orvillepeck/ Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wd_uz5rVO2I Ian Badger https://ianbadger.bandcamp.com/?fbclid=IwAR34rLuFqJZmdO21xdx8zUujsLtdc5iR83T7kaB4ey0fMFTvYr1Mr2yBtwc https://www.facebook.com/ianbadgermusic

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Mike Edel (Album Release) w/ Glass Forest & Wild Romantics

May 23 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$12

The Rickshaw Presents Mike Edel (Album Release) w/ guests Glass Forest & Wild Romantics May 23rd, 2019 The Wise Hall 1882 Adanac St. Doors 8:00pm Tickets: $12 adv + s/c https://mike-edel-w-glass-forest-and-the-wild-romantics.eventbrite.ca Also available at Red Cat Main St. Red Cat Hastings & Highlife Records Mike Edel “What is the future, if this is now?” asks Canadian-born Mike Edel on his upcoming album THRESHOLDS This question echoes throughout Edel’s entire record, produced by Death Cab for Cutie’s Chris Walla. THRESHOLDS is…

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THE TWILIGHT SAD With Kathryn Joseph

May 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$22.50

Timbre Concerts Presents: THE TWILIGHT SAD With Kathryn Joseph Friday May 24th, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors Doors 8:00pm, Show 9:00pm Tickets $22.50 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/the-twilight-sad-the-wise-hall-tickets/9120565?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and Zulu Indie rock band from Glasgow, on tour to support their latest release "IT WON/T BE LIKE THIS ALL THE TIME" (out Jan 18th).   The Twilight Sad Online:   Web site: http://www.thetwilightsad.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/thetwilightsad Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thetwilightsad/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thetwilightsad Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BW5j3PgW7Y Kathryn Joseph…

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The Squares Present: Harmonizing In The Key Of ‘Eh?’

May 25 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$10 - $20

The Squares invite you on a truly unique Canadian journey as we explore traditional folk songs of Canada in the Barbershop style. Saturday, May 25th at WISE Hall 1882 Adanac St, Vancouver, BC Doors @ 1:30PM Show @ 2:00PM General Admission - $20 Students & Seniors - $10 (with ID) Featuring original arrangements by our very own Sam Dabrusin, this selection of Canadiana encapsulates the early days of pioneering, sailing and homesteading from coast to coast. We are pleased to…

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SWINGIN’ UTTERS With Guests GALLOWS BOUND

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$18

Timbre Concerts Presents: SWINGIN' UTTERS With Guests GALLOWS BOUND Sunday May 26th, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors Doors 7:00pm, Show 8:00pm Tickets $18.00 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/swingin-utters-gallows-bound-the-wise-hall-tickets/9277685?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and ZuluPunk band from San Francisco, on tour to support their latest release "Peace and Love".   Swingin' Utters Online: Website: http://swinginutters.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/swinginutters/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/swingin_utters Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/swinginuttersofficial/ Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O7y829dY5h8   Gallows Bound Online: Website: https://www.gallowsbound.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/GallowsBound

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June 2019

CJ Ramone w/ Mean Jeans and Phono Pony

June 1 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$18

The Rickshaw Presents CJ Ramone w/ guests Mean Jeans & Phono Pony June 1st, 2019 Wise Hall Doors 8:00pm 19 + Tickets: $18.00 adv + s/c https://cj-ramone-vancouver.eventbrite.com PRESALES Wed March 13th at 10AM (presale code: RAMONES) General On Sale: Friday March 15th: 10AM will also be available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings & Highlife Records CJ RAMONE CJ Ramone made his name as a member of The Ramones, arguably the greatest punk band of all time, and…

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Michael Bernard Fitzgerald & JJ Shiplett

June 6 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$20

The Rickshaw presents Michael Bernard Fitzgerald & JJ Shiplett "Come As You Are" tour! Come see two of Canada's finest singers and songwriters performing together for the first time. June 6th, 2019 The WISE Hall Doors 8:00pm 19+ Tickets: $20 adv + s/c https://mbf-jj-shiplett-vancouver.eventbrite.com/?aff=fb & available at Red Cat Main, Red Cat Hastings & Highlife Records Michael Bernard Fitzgerald: http://www.ilovembf.com/ https://www.facebook.com/ilovembf/ https://twitter.com/ilovembf https://www.instagram.com/ilovembf/?hl=en JJ Shiplett: https://www.jjshiplett.com/ https://www.facebook.com/jjshiplettmusic/ https://twitter.com/jjshiplett https://www.instagram.com/jjshiplett/

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MATTIEL With Guests

June 9 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$15

Timbre Concerts Presents: MATTIEL With Guests Sunday June 9th, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors Doors 7:00pm, Show 8:00pm Tickets $15.00 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/mattiel-the-wise-hall-tickets/9316775?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and Zulu Singer and musician from Atlanta, on tour to support her latest self-titled release.   Mattiel Online: Website: https://mattiel.com  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therealmattiel/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/mattielbrown   Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mattielbrown/  Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4sCkwKkFe0

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BAILEN With Hailey Knox

June 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$12 - $15

Timbre Concerts Presents: BAILEN With Hailey Knox Friday June 14th, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors  Doors 8pm, Show 9pm Tickets $12.00 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/bailen-the-wise-hall-tickets/9248095?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and Zulu   Melodic pop band featuring siblings Daniel, David and Julia Bailen, on tour to support their debut release "Thrilled To Be Here".   BAILEN Online: Website: https://www.bailentheband.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bailentheband/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bailentheband/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/BailenTheBand Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9fNU4gTJWk Hailey Knox http://www.haileyknoxmusic.com/

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OKKERVIL RIVER With Guest Christian Lee Hutson

June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$25

Timbre Concerts Presents: On Sale Friday April 5th, 2019 at 10am! OKKERVIL RIVER With Guest Christian Lee Hutson Friday June 21st, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors Doors 7:00pm, Show 8:00pm Tickets $25.00 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/okkervil-river-christian-lee-hutson-the-wise-hall-tickets/9331885?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and Zulu "To coincide with A Dream in the Dark, a 12-album live series, Okkervil River will be hitting the road this summer in a stripped-down trio lineup in a reprise of their popular “Rarities…

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ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO With Special Guest 

June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The WISE Hall (upstairs), 1882 Adanac
Vancouver, BC Canada
$29.50

Timbre Concerts Presents: On Sale Friday April 12th, 2019 at Noon! ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO With Special Guest Sunday June 23rd, 2019 @ THE WISE HALL 19+/No Minors Doors 7:00pm, Show 8:00pm Tickets $29.50 (plus appl. s/c) advance available online at www.ticketweb.ca Ticketweb direct link: https://www.ticketweb.ca/event/alejandro-escovedo-the-wise-hall-tickets/9371705?pl=timbre Also available at Red Cat Main St, Red Cat Hastings St and Zulu American singer-songwriter returns to Vancouver with his band, on tour to support their latest release "The Crossing".   Alejandro Escovedo Online: Website: http://www.alejandroescovedo.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/alejandroescovedo Twitter: https://twitter.com/aescovedo1 Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YxUaLKJ_978

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