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Emporium, Patchogue: Mixed revue
The Emporium in Patchogue is an all-in-one music venue, bowling alley, restaurant, club and bar. The night I went, there were more cowboy hats in the house than in an old Roy Rogers movie. The reason? A country-western singer was scheduled to perform, preceded by two opening bands and a line-dance lesson.
That, plus the acoustics, made for a deafening din in an industrial-looking space with...