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Amber Rubarth, formerly of the local band Negative Reverse, embarked on her national tour after a sayonara show on June 20 at the Blue Lamp. Rubarth is performing eight shows along the California coast over eight days with Seth Horan and David Peters before she joins Timothy Daniel to tour the country from Las Vegas to Texas to Wisconsin. Rubarth is currently finishing up an EP. Check her out when she returns to the Reno stage on July 20 for Harrah’s Search for Stars Vocal Competition Tournament of Champions, where she’ll have a chance of making it to the finals to compete for $6,000. Visit, and