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Oakland’s Stork Club to reopen under new management with live music on July 1

On July 1, The Stork Club will reopen as Thee Stork Club, a titular tribute to garage rock subculture. The grand opening will feature several special guests, namely, cult filmmaker and “Pope of Trash” John Waters, DJ Chris Owen of Budget Rock Festival and Shannon Shaw of garage-punk quartet Shannon and the Clams.