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Yngwie 
Malmsteen: "I can go into any grocery store in Sweden and some 50-year-old woman will immediately recognise me"

Howard Johnson, Kerrang!, 4 November 1989

A strange but true FACT from the hitherto unpublished memoirs off YNGWIEMALMSTEEN. HOWARD JOHNSON — who barely gets recognised in hisown house these days — talked to the man during mixing off his recently releasedLive in Leningrad album. Unfortunately this was months ago, so Yngwie had yet to read the K! review in which said opus was branded "officially crap". Shame...

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