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On 8/12/2020 at 8:18 PM, scOtt said:

This for Corn but you too. Sounds a bit like B-52's (or B's sound like this!)

 

Yeah. I like them because they don't have a stereotypical SoCal punk sound. It's kind of like the GoGo's before they were signed and became polished.

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