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Hoodlums Music and Movies in Tempe To Close in August (Temporarily?)

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Sad news out of Tempe today: Hoodlums Music and Movies is going into "hibernation" on Wednesday, August 15.

It's a curious term, hibernation, but according to the latest newsletter issued by owners Steve Wiley, Kristian Luce, and "the hoodlums at Hoodlums," it's the best way to describe the plan.

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Jason P. Woodbury is a music and pop-culture writer based in Phoenix. He is a regular contributor to the music blog Aquarium Drunkard and co-host of the Transmissions podcast.