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Wednesday, June 5 2013

A Tragedy Requires a Little Greatness to Begin With: Harvey Danger’s Unsung Masterpiece

In 1998, Seattle rock group Harvey Danger had a hit song with "Flagpole Sitta", a hyper-literate alt-rock dissection of the stupidity of the modern age. They were written off as one-hit-wonders. Two years later, they released one of the best albums of the decade. No, really.


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