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Review: Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros are a band of hippies, gypsies and vagabonds out of Los Angeles. At least they appear to be. That resemblance was stronger Friday evening, when most of the dozen members of the band wore wool hats or draped themselves with blankets and dressed in heavy layers to protect themselves from a wind chill that bore a near-wintry bite. Despite the cold, the band drew more than 1,300 fans to Crossroads KC, and for most of a set that lasted more than two hours, it managed to cast enough of a warm, lively spell to...