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Review: Rusted Root

Friday’s show at Knuckleheads was billed as a CD-release party for “The Movement,” the brand-new recording by Rusted Root. The band from Pittsburgh was selling copies of “The Movement” at its merchandise table, and it featured some of the recording’s songs in its two-hour show. But let’s face it: With sales of recorded music being what they are, the real point of most live shows is to sell tickets and some merch -– whether its CDs, posters or T-shirts -– and then move on to the next town and do the same. Rusted Root did that Friday night. About 230...