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Taking Too Long

Taking too long – Wipers

The Wipers to me are a band who never seemed not to know completely what they were doing. From the very beginning, everything seemed born out of this complete mastery, effected so assuredly. And nothing really came before them to make it easy. The tools and inspiration were there, but no one used them the way the Wipers did – used music the way they did. Nor used the music industry. Total control: recording their own music, pressing their own music, keeping to their at that time forgotten corner of the United States. i don’t know. They had to happen. Some singular creative boom of determination and detached brilliance. An uninfluenced birth of influence.

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