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Desaparecidos is an American punk rock band from Omaha, Nebraska. It is headed by singer/guitarist Conor Oberst, the frontman of Bright Eyes. "Desaparecidos" means "disappeared ones" in Spanish and is a reference to the left-wing activists arrested by South American military dictatorships who vanished without a trace.

Desaparecidos initially broke up in 2002 after releasing their first album, Read Music/Speak Spanish, as well as touring with Jimmy Eat World and The Promise Ring. Read more on Last.fm

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Live: Desaparecidos @ Camden Electric Ballroom – 11 February 2013

February 12th, 2013

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Finally brought to the UK via Songkick Detour and DrownedinSound, Conor Oberst’s hardcore band Desaparecidos made it into Camden on a snowy night. TH hipster wallies, Raziq Rauf and Tom Doyle were gently shuffling near to the front pondering what it all means. Here are their musings…

6 things we learnt when we saw Desaparecidos in Camden…

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Top 6: Punk Rock Reunions of 2012

August 30th, 2012

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We went in-depth with reasons as to why 2011’s American Nightmare reunion was an excellent occurrence but there’s been a spate of reunions in the punk & hardcore scene. Whether it’s about the money or the acknowledgment of a great band, some have gone down wonderfully. Others… less so. This weekend in Downtown LA there’s another festival going in. It’s called Fyf Fest and it features a number of these reunited bands.

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