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Who Sells Out?

Dear Editor, I was very happy to see Steve Albini’s name being mentioned (“Don’t Blame Punk”) in an otherwise mundane debate over the “punk aesthetic” [Letters, June 9]. (Actually, the punk fanzine Maximum Rock N Roll settled that years ago.) I miss Steve Albini. The Reader should do an article about “selling out” so that […]

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How Much I Lied

To Bill Wyman, I cannot tell a lie. The “Stoley the Cartoon Boy” of last week’s Letters to the Editor [March 17] is not Stoley the lead singer of the Lupins. Like my letter, your criticism has gone on unchecked. I sincerely apologize to the real Stoley and the Lupins, for I assumed this caricature […]