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Lovett rained out; hold on to tickets, organizers say

Published: Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 2:36 p.m. CST
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(Philip Marruffo/pmarruffo@saukvalley.com)
Fans of Lyle Lovett and His Large Band try to wait out the approaching storm Monday night along the Dixon riverfront, to no avail. The national touring act and headliner of Reagan Trail Days went through a sound check, but never got the chance to play so much as the opener of its set.
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(Philip Marruffo/pmarruffo@saukvalley.com)
Saxophonist Brad Leali warms up Monday evening outside The Crystal Cork in Dixon. Leali was in Dixon to play with Lyle Lovett and His Large Band.

Fans of Lyle Lovett and His Large Band try to wait out the approaching storm Monday night along the Dixon riverfront, to no avail. The national touring act and headliner of Reagan Trail Days went through a sound check, but never got the chance to play so much as the opener of its set.

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