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He was also swept about in the music of D.C., a scene which gave rise to such acts as Fugazi and Thievery Corporation.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy|Oliver Jones|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In mid-summer, as the epidemic swept through the region, schools closed one by one.
Business owners swept up glass in front of their barber shop.
Fans and novices soon became swept up in the movement, tracing each work like buried treasure.Catch Him If You Can: Reliving Banksy’s New York Invasion|Alex Suskind|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the deadly virus swept through the region, entire families of farmers and harvesters were wiped out.
Then the door opened, the portiere was swept aside, and Anselme announced "Monsieur de Garnache."St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
When Europeans, native travelers and mails were swept out of existence they fought each other.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Grandfather Mole felt it brush his back as it swept into place again.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
Her black eyelashes were long, and under their protecting shadow she swept a glance at the card above the young man's plate.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
He swam with her upon the summit of the breaking Wave, lifted upon its crest, swept onward irresistibly.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood