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Galaxie 500: Satellite of Love

Pat Blashill, Spin, December 1989

Based in collegiate Boston, Galaxie 500 favor New York because it's the town the Velvet Underground left cold and lonely. Haphazardly purposeful and accidentally poetic, they follow footsteps but wear their own shoes.

Total word count of piece: 585


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