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    THE CHUCK NATION BAND

Bluegrass Music, Southern Style!

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2017
  Performance Dates:   (scroll down for most current dates)


Fri.  4/21  4:00 PM  Hiawassee, Ga.

Private Event - Porsche Club at Ridges Resort



Fri.  4/28  10:00 AM  Gainesville, GA

Linwood Nature Preserve

 

Fri.  4/28 7:30 PM  Gainesville, GA

"Gospel, Bluegrass, & Patsy Cline"

Featuring The Chuck Nation Band

A Ga Mtn Players Gospel Reunion

FPC Fine Arts Series--First Presbyterian Church



Sat.  4/29  4:00 PM Gainesville, GA

"Gospel, Bluegrass, & Patsy Cline"

Featuring The Chuck Nation Band

A Ga Mtn Players Gospel Reunion

FPC Fine Arts Series--First Presbyterian Church



Fri. 5/5, 7:00 PM,  Mableton, GA

Mable House Amphitheater

Performance of The High Lonesome Bluegrass Mass

The Chuck Nation Band in Concert



Mon. 5/29, 12:00 Noon, Roswell, Ga.

"Roswell Remembers" Memorial Day Concert

Downtown Roswell at City Hall

Largest Memorial Day Celebration in the South!

http://www.roswellmemorialday.com/ 



Fri. 6/2, 7:00 PM, Brasstown, NC

John C Campbell Folk School Summer Concert Series

https://www.folkschool.org/

One Folk School Road, Brasstown, NC 28902



Mon. 6/5 Berry, AL

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp
Berry Free Will Baptist Church


Tue. 6/6 Berry, AL
Marksmen Mountain Music Camp
Berry Free Will Baptist Church


Wed. 6/7 Berry, AL
Marksmen Mountain Music Camp
Berry Free Will Baptist Church


Thu. 6/8  Berry, AL
Marksmen Mountain Music Camp
Berry Free Will Baptist Church


Fri. 6/9 6:30 PM  Gainesville, GA
Private event


Tues. 6/20 12:30 PM Murrayville, GA

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp
Wahoo Baptist Church


 

Wed. 6/21 12:30 PM Murrayville, GA

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp
Wahoo Baptist Church


 

Thurs.  6/22 12:00 PM Murrayville, Ga.

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp
Wahoo Baptist Church

 

Fri. 6/23 12:00 PM Murrayville, Ga.

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Wahoo Baptist Church

Tues. 7/4  11:00 AM-2:00 PM Gainesville, GA
Concert - Memorial Park 4th of July Celebration
Open to the Public. Free Concert & BBQ
Sponsored by Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville


Aug.6-13  Kaili, China

International Folk Song Choral Festival

touring along with "Kentucky Harmony"


Aug. 14-20 Hohhot, Inner Mongolia

International Silk Road Festival

Touring along with Kentucky Harmony



Sat. 8/26 7:00 PM Brasstown, NC

Chuck Nation Band concert

Brasstown Civic Center

255 Settawig Road, Brasstown, NC 28902



Sat. 9/9  1:15 PM  Ellijay, GA

Chuck Nation Band in concert

Apple Jubilee

Hillcrest Orchards Farm 9696 Highway 52 E Ellijay, GA 30536

http://www.hillcrestorchards.net/festivals.htm


Sun. 9/17  7:00 PM Blairsville,  Ga.

Chuck Nation Band in Concert

Old Liberty Baptist Church

Blairsville, Ga.


Thurs. 9/21 12:00 PM Gainesville, GA

Chuck Nation Band in Concert

Flat Creek Baptist Church

5504 Flat Creek Rd.


Sat. 9/23 7:00 PM Franklin, NC

Concert On The Square

*Chuck performing with Curtis Blackwell


Sun. 9/24 6:00 PM Flowery Branch, GA
Chuck Nation Band
BBQ and BLUEGRASS Concert
First Baptist Church of Flowery Branch
5106 Spring St.  Flowery Branch, GA 30542

Thurs. 9/28 5:00 PM Tiger, GA
*Chuck on fiddle
Private event

Thurs. 10/12 6:00 PM  Gainesville, GA
Chuck Nation Band
North Georgia Community Foundation Banquet
Gainesville Civic Center

Sat. 10/14 3:00 PM   Ellijay, GA

Chuck Nation Band in concert

Apple Jubilee

Hillcrest Orchards Farm 9696 Highway 52 E Ellijay, GA 30536

http://www.hillcrestorchards.net/festivals.htm

Note: confirm the time before attending...


Sat. 10/28  6:30 PM  Woodstock, GA
Private event


Sun. 10/29 4:00-6:00 PM  Buford, GA
Ivy Creek Baptist Church
Family Fall Festival
Chuck Nation Band in concert
2500 Ivy Creek Rd NE, Buford, GA 30519
outdoor event; all are invited

11/12 6:00-8:00 PM Commerce, Ga
Community Wide Thanksgiving Celebration
Blacks Creek Baptist Church
3754 Blacks Creek Rd.
Commerce, Ga

11/21 7:00 PM Atlanta, Ga.
WATC  "Atlanta Live"  Channel 57
Live TV Performance and Interview

Thurs. 11/30 7:30 PM  Gainesville, GA
Cresswind at Lake Lanier
Christmas Concert Series
Chuck Nation Band in concert

Fri. 12/1 7:30 PM Gainesville, Ga.

Cresswind at Lake Lanier

Christmas Concert Series

Chuck Nation Band in concert


Sat. 12/2 7:30 PM Gainesville, Ga.

Cresswind at Lake Lanier

Christmas Concert Series

Chuck Nation Band in concert


Sun. 12/3 3:00 PM Gainesville, Ga.

Cresswind at Lake Lanier

Chuck Nation Band

Christmas Concert Series


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2018:


Mon. 1/8/2018 12:30 PM Cumming, Georgia

Chuck Nation Band In Concert

Joyful Noise Concert Series

First Redeemer Church, Cumming, Ga.


Sat.-Sun. 2/10-11/2018 Statesboro, Ga.

High Lonesome Bluegrass Mass

With the Chuck Nation Band and Dr. Tim Sharp and the combined choirs of two churches!

Performed at the First Presbyterian Church and the Trinity Episcopal Church, Statesboro, Ga.


Sat. 4/21/18 (Time: TBD) Dahlonega, Ga.

"Bear On The Square" Mountain Festival

Chuck Nation Band in Concert- Main Stage

This major festival, held in Downtown Dahlonega, Ga., attracts tens of

thousands every year for three days of traditional music, art, workshops, and storytelling.

Street concerts, jamming, and ticketed concerts on the mainstage.



Tues-Fri. 6/5-8/2018 Berry, AL

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

(Chuck will be teaching)



Sat. 9/1/18 7:30 PM Murphy, NC

Chuck Nation Band In Concert

"Bear Paw Live" Community Concert Series



PAST EVENTS:


2016:


Fri. 3/11  Dahlonega, Ga.

Concert at The Crimson Moon Cafe

24 N Park St

Dahlonega, GA  30533

(706) 864-3982

Limited seating-For Advance Tickets, visit www.thecrimsonmooncafe.com



Sat. 4/16 7:00 PM Lithia Springs, Ga.

Performing The High Lonesome Mass, Dr. Tim Sharp conducting

The Chuck Nation Band in concert

First Baptist Church, 3566 Veterans Memorial Hwy, 

Lithia Springs, GA 30122 (770) 948-2126


Sat. 4/23 7:30 PM Nashville, TN

at the historic Ryman Auditorium

The Chuck Nation Band in concert, and

performing The High Lonesome Mass with Dr. Tim Sharp

http://ryman.com/events/Come_Away_to_the_Skies


Sun. 5/1  5:00 PM   Athens, GA

First Baptist Church, Athens, GA  355 Pulaski St.

Performing the High Lonesome Mass, with FBC & Emmanuel College

The Chuck Nation Band in Concert


Sat. 5/7  4:00-9:00 PM  Milton, Ga.

Milton Jubilee-- Sponsored by the City of Milton  http://www.cityofmiltonga.us/

Broadwell Pavilion, 12615 Broadwell Rd., Milton, GA

Free to the Public-- Stop by and say howdy!


Fri. 5/14.  6:00 PM.  Gillsville, Ga.

Concert, Pine Grove Baptist Church

"Spring Singing and Bluegrass"

Free to the public!  https://www.facebook.com/events/1697866043818452/ 


Mon. 5/30 11:00 AM Roswell, Ga. 

Concert- Downtown Courthouse Grounds

"Roswell Remembers" Memorial Day Celebration


Mon. 6/6 Berry, AL

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Tue. 6/7 All day Berry, AL
Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Wed. 6/8 All day Berry, AL
Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Thu. 6/9 All day Berry, AL
Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

 

Sat. 6/11 7:00 PM Macon, Ga.

5th Annual Georgia Music Awards

Grand Opera Theater, Macon, Ga.


Tues. 6/21 12:00 PM Murrayville, GA

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Wahoo Baptist Church

 

Wed. 6/22 12:00 PM Murrayville, GA

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Wahoo Baptist Church

 

Thurs.  6/23 12:00 PM Murrayville, Ga.

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Wahoo Baptist Church

 

Fri. 6/24 12:00 PM Murrayville, GA

Marksmen Mountain Music Camp

Wahoo Baptist Church

Sun. 6/26 6:00 PM  Flowery Branch, GA

Sunday Night Singing

First Baptist


Fri. 7/1 7:00 PM  Brasstown, NC

John C Campbell Folk School


Mon.  7/4 11:00 AM--2:00 PM Gainesville, Ga.

Concert- Memorial Park 4th of July Celebration

Open to the Public. Free Concert and BBQ

Sponsored by Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville, Ga.


Sun. 8/21 7:00 PM Flowery Branch, GA

Zion Hill Baptist Church


Fri. 8/26  7:00 PM Crossville, TN

Bible Baptist Church

1335 Hwy 70E, Crossville, TN


Sat. 8/27 7:00 PM Brasstown, NC

Brasstown Civic Center

255 Settawig Road, Brasstown, NC 28902


Thurs.-Sun. 9/9-11, Selma, AL

First Baptist Church

Selma, AL.


Sat. 9/17 4:00 PM  Clermont, Ga.

Clermont Days Festival

Clermont, Ga.


Sun. 9/25 6:00 PM Flowery Branch, Ga.

BBQ and BLUEGRASS Concert

First Baptist Church of Flowery Branch, Ga.

http://www.fbcflowerybranch.org/


Sat. 10/1  12 PM Ellijay, Ga.

Apple Jubilee sponsored by Hillcrest Orchards

Ellijay, Ga.


Sat. 10/8 5:00 PM  Athens, Ga

North Georgia Folk Festival

http://athensfolk.org/festival/


Thurs. 10/13 6:00 PM Gainesville, Ga.

N. GA Community Foundation

Gainesville Civic Center

Gainesville, Ga.


Sat. 10/22  3:00 PM Ellijay, Ga.

Apple Jubilee sponsored by Hillcrest Orchards

Ellijay, Ga.


Fri.-Sun. 10/28-30 Tulsa, OK

Performance of The High Lonesome Bluegrass Mass, Dr. Tim Sharp conducting

The Chuck Nation Band in concert

University of Tulsa--Lorton Performance Hall, Tulsa, Ok.


Sat. 11/5  12:30 PM Atlanta, GA

Veterans Day Celebration

Peachtree Presbyterian Church

Atlanta, GA


Fri-Sun.  11/18-20  Alexandria, Virginia

Performance of The High Lonesome Bluegrass Mass

The Chuck Nation Band in concert

Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Alexandria, Virginia


Sun.  11/20  7:30 PM Mechanicsville, Virginia

Chuck Nation Band in Concert

Family Life Center

Fairmount Christian Church

Mechanicsville, Virginia


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2015:


Mon. 5/25 10:00 AM Roswell, GA

"Roswell Remembers" Celebation Concert

Largest Memorial Day Celebration in the state of Georgia. (Last year, 7,000 people attended.)

Public Invited

 Hosted by the City of Roswell, GA,

http://www.roswellmemorialday.com/


7:00 PM Brasstown, NC

John C. Campbell Folkschool

the Chuck Nation Band

Come join us for the concert--Admission is free!


Thu. 7/23 11:00 AM Lula, GA

Concert at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church

2405 Hwy 51, Lula GA

Tugalo Baptist Association event --call 706-779-2626 for more info


Sun. 7/26 5:30 PM Talmo, GA

Talmo Baptist Church

"BBQ & Bluegrass"  no admission charge; all ages...


Sat. 9/12 1:30 PM Ellijay, GA

The Chuck Nation Band

Apple Picking Jubilee--Hillcrest Farms Orchard

http://www.hillcrestorchards.net/



Fri. 9/18 6:30 PM Clermont, GA

Clermont Days Festival

http://www.clermontga.com/clermont-days-festival/

One show--free to the public


Sun. 9/20 2:00 PM Ellijay, GA

Apple Picking Jubilee--Hillcrest Farms Orchard

http://www.hillcrestorchards.net/


Sat. 9/26 7:00 PM Reynolds, GA

Sliver Dollar Raceway Bluegrass Festival  http://www.silverdollarraceway.com/bluegrass-festival.html


Sun. 9/27 6:00 PM Flowery Branch, GA

First Baptist Church, Flowery Branch, GA

BBQ & Bluegrass

http://www.fbcflowerybranch.org/


Sun. 10/4 11:00 AM Raleigh, NC

2 Performances of the High Lonesome Mass

with Dr. Tim Sharp & The Chuck Nation Band:

First Baptist Church, 99 N Salisbury St., Raleigh, NC 27603  11:00 a.m.

Edenton Street United Methodist Church, 228 W. Edenton St. Raleigh, NC 27603  4:00 p.m.


Tue. 10/6 12:00 PM Commerce, GA

Concert at First Baptist Church, Commerce, GA

Open to the public, no admission fee  http://fbc-commerce.org/


Sat. 10/10 7:00 PM Athens, GA

North Georgia Folk Festival

www.athensfolk.org/festival/


Sun. 10/11 7:00 PM Birmingham, AL

Southside Baptist Church

1016 19th St. S., Birmingham, AL 35205

Performance of The High Lonesome Mass with Dr. Tim Sharp

directed by Tim Banks

Concert by The Chuck Nation Band, and much more!


Sun. 10/18 2:00 PM Ellijay, GA

The Chuck Nation Band

Apple Picking Jubilee--Hillcrest Farms Orchards

http://www.hillcrestorchards.net/


Sun. 10/25 1:00 PM Ellijay, GA

Apple Picking Jubilee--Hillcrest Farms Orchard

http://www.hillcrestorchards.net/



Fri. 12/4  6:30 PM Suwanee, Ga.

Concert at Shadowbrook Baptist Church


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2014:


Sat. 1/18 7:00 PM Ocoee, TN

Ocoee Dam Deli 1223 U.S. 64 Ocoee TN 37361 just east of Cleveland, TN on Hwy.64

with Nation & Blackwell Band

http://ocoeedamdeli.com/#&panel1-1

Great Food! No cover charge. Lots of fun.

Fri. 1/24 7:00 PM Naul, Ireland

Seammus Ennis Center

www.seamusenniscentre.com

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices

+353 (0)1 802 0898

Sat. 1/25 7:00 PM Roscrea, Ireland

Leap Castle

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices

+353 (0)505 21647


Sun. 1/26 7:00 PM Carrig On Bannow, Ireland

Colfer's

+353 (0)51 561159

 Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices


Mon. 1/27 7:00 PM Ballymore Eustace, Ireland

The Stage Inn at Mick Murphy's

http://ballymoreacousticgigs.blogspot.com/

 Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices

Tue. 1/28 7:00 PM Kildare, Ireland Cunningham's --Upstairs Venue http://www.cunninghamskildare.com/cms/upstairs-venue/   Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket p... more 

Wed. 1/29 7:00 PM Grange, Ireland

Barry's Public House

www.facebook.com/Barryspublichouse

+353 (0)87 274 5389 

 Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices


Thu. 1/30 7:00 PM Belfast, UK

The Black Box Theater

http://www.blackboxbelfast.com/

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices

Fri. 1/31 7:00 PM Letterkenny, Ireland Letterkenny Regional Cultural Centre www.regionalculturalcentre.com +353 (0)74 912 9186 with Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ti... more 

Sat. 2/1 7:00 PM Ballina, Ireland

Ballina Performing Arts Centre

www.ballinaartscentre.com

+353 (0)96 73593

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices


Sun. 2/2 7:00 PM Westport, Ireland

Matt Molloy's - http://mattmolloy.com/

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices


Mon. 2/3 7:00 PM Kilworth, Ireland

Village Performing Arts Centre

www.villageartscentre.com

+353 (0)87 792 1771

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices


Wed. 2/5 7:00 PM Six Mile Bridge, Ireland

The Mill

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices

Thu. 2/6 7:00 PM Listowel, Ireland

St. John's Performing Arts Centre

www.stjohnstheatrelistowel.com

+353 (0)68 22566

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices


Fri. 2/7 7:00 PM Lisburn, UK

Island Arts Centre

www.islandartscentre.com

+44 (0)28 9250 9254 

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices

Sat. 2/8 7:00 PM Armagh, UK

Marketplace Theatre

www.marketplacearmagh.com

+44 (0)28 3752 1821 

Chuck Nation, Susan Nation, Curtis Blackwell, Gary "Biscuit" Davis

Contact the venue to get the correct showtimes and ticket prices

Sat. 4/5 5:00 PM Decatur, GA

Private event.


Sat. 4/12 7:00 PM Hiawassee, Ga.

Chuck and Susan performing with the Bluegrass Alliance, opening the show for Charlie Pride.

Anderson Music Auditorium, Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds


Tue. 5/6 7:30 PM Florence, AL University of North Alabama (UNA), Florence, AL 
The Chuck Nation Band performs The High Lonesome Mass with Dr. Tim Sharp, Ian Loeppky, & the University Chamber Choir Venue: Grace Episcopal Church, 103 Darby Ave., Sheffield, AL

Thu. 5/8 5:00 PM Gainesville, GA

Northeast Georgia History Center


Sat. 5/10 5:00 PM Marietta, GA "An American Experience: Bluegrass, Banjos, & Brass" The Chuck Nation Band performs "The High Lonesome Mass" Downtown Marietta, GA, on the "Marietta Square" http://www.mariettaga.gov/city/visitors/square with Dr. Tim Sharp and the First Baptist Church of Marrieta

Mon. 5/26 10:00 AM Roswell, Ga.

Roswell Remembers

Largest Memorial Day Celebration in the state of Georgia.  (Last year, 7,000 people attended!) Public Invited

Hosted by the City of Roswell, GA, and Radio Station WNJC  (106.1 FM)

http://www.roswellmemorialday.com/

Sat. 5/31 3:30 PM Cumming, GA

Private Event


Sat. 7/26 7:00 PM Brasstown, NC A ticketed Concert; pay at the door. Brasstown Community Civic Centerhttp://brasstowncommunitycenter.yolasite.com/ 255 Settawig Road, Brasstown, NC 28902 We're back! Last year we had the biggest crowd in 

Fri. 9/5 11:30 AM Cleveland, GA

Grand Opening, for Magellan Planning Group

at Freedom Park (near the Courthouse)

Open to the Public; an Outdoor Event, no admission charge


Fri. 9/12 7:00 PM Atlanta, GA

Private Event

Ansley Golf Club, in Buckhead


Sat. 9/13 1:00 PM Lawrenceville, GA

Gwinnett Historic Courthouse --  "Old Fashioned Picnic & Bluegrass Festival"

185 Crogan Street, Lawrenceville 30046

our showtime is at 1:00pm

Free to the Public


Sat. 9/20 1:30 PM Ellijay, GA

Apple Picking Jubilee at Hillcrest Orchards

http://hillcrestorchards.net/

Shows at 1:30 & 3:00 p.m.


6:00 PM Cumming, GA

Private Event


Fri. 9/26 5:30 PM Cashiers, NC

Private Event

at the Village Green; with the Chuck Nation Band


Sat. 9/27 6:30 PM Woodstock, GA

with The Chuck Nation Band

Private Event.


Sun. 9/28 6:00 PM Flowery Branch, Ga.

BBQ & Bluegrass

First Baptist Church of Flowery Branch, Ga.  5106 Spring St., Flowery Branch, GA  30542

Public Event! No admission charge.

Call 770-967-6212 for more information.

http://www.fbcflowerybranch.org/


Norcross First United Methodist Church  

"Bluegrass & Stained Glass"

concert with The Chuck Nation Band

2500 Beaver Ruin Rd.  Norcross, GA 30071

http://www.nfumc.org/     770-448-4142


Sat. 10/11 1:30 PM Ellijay, GA

The Chuck Nation Band

Apple Picking Jubilee at Hillcrest Orchards  http://hillcrestorchards.net/

Shows at 1:30 & 3:00pm

6:00 PM Hayesville, NC

Eagle Forks Vineyard--Concert Under the Stars

http://eagleforkvineyards.com/vineyards-hayesville-nc/


Thu. 10/16 6:00 PM Gainesville, GA

Memorial Park Ministers Appreciation Banquet


Sat. 10/18 All day Hiawassee, GA

Ga. Mtn. Fair Fall Festival

Fiddlers' Convention


Sun. 10/19 10:50 AM Newnan, GA

First Baptist Church--Newnan, GA    http://fbcnewnan.org/   770-253-0797

"High Lonesome Mass" with Dr. Tim Sharp; directed by Rev. Lee Chitwood

Also a dinner-on-the-grounds BBQ and bluegrass concert after the morning service.

Sun. 11/16 2:00 PM Athens, GA

State Botanical Garden of Georgia


Sat. 11/29 5:00 PM Atlanta, GA

The Atlanta Country Music Hall of Fame Awards

Chuck will be inducted this year as a member of the Hall of Fame!


Thu. 12/18 12:45 PM Atlanta, GA

Private event for Brasfield & Gorrie Co.


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