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WXRT’s Mixed Signals

Dear Mr. Margasak, Thank you for bringing attention to WXRT’s decision to sell its ONXRT CD exclusively through the national chain Best Buy [Post No Bills, January 16]. Independent music stores are a critical part of a vibrant cultural scene, nurturing new and creative artists, and all of us who care about music should support […]

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Payola’s Victims

To the Reader: I am mystified by your decision to front-page Cliff Doerksen’s article “Same Old Song and Dance” [October 11]. Doerksen’s thesis seems to be that payola has always been with us, there’s nothing wrong with it, and in any case, if we tried to change it, it would only get worse. Where is […]