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Mark Collins’ keyboards dominate the Charlatans UK‘s latest, but despite the “programming by Steve Hillage,” this isn’t much trippier than before. It’s just more surging British-rust-belt neo-garage rock, about as propulsive (but maybe a bit less tuneful) than these Stone Roses surrogates’ finest earlier moments. With Menswer at 8:45 p.m. at the 9:30 Club, 930 F St. NW. $15. (202) 393-0930. (MJ)