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“With touring, your job is actually to drive for eight hours. The pay is you get to play.” Or so says Lou Poster, singer/guitar slinger for Columbus, Ohio chug rockers Grafton. Talk about “getting it.” No, not getting it like broad-bedding or some lost 80s flick on 3am USA. Actually, flip to USA at 3am these days and it’s mostly infomercials. The whole dank landscape of info-getting and entertainment “options” has mind-melded most into automatons lookin’ to get their oil fix and just keep creaking along. Whereas these Grafton boys avoid American idolization, and intrinsically understand the life force equation of making music: gather pals, swallow beer, write songs, tour lots, nurse hangover, repeat when necessary.

Like let’s face it — you can point your index digit at downloading, evil corporate labels, video games, etc. But the situation is the whole old rock band career tract is a mess o’ dashed dreams, bad contracts, and icky egos. So as usual, the best ider is to play, work up a fan base, and numero einz — have a ball with your pals cuz the Grim Reaper’s getting antsy and gi... (+) expand
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