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Altrok Ticker 4/9/04
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Getting Past The Drama:
On behalf of Dramarama, John Easdale scores some sweet PR from the Ocean County Register.

Tweedy Hits "Rehab" On Album Promotion Checklist:
New album coming out? Check. Touring soon? Check. Needs free publicity? Che-yea-eck. Via Rolling Stone.

Staley's April 5 Death - Coincidence? I Think So...:
Layne Staley of Alice In Chains was lost to a cocktail of potent drugs on April 5, 2002, thus sharing an anniversary with Kurt Cobain. Via MTV.

You're Never Alone With A Schizophrenic:
Elvis Costello will release a rock album this fall. Elvis Costello will release a classical album this fall. I'm her sister! I'm her mother! Peanut butter! Chocolate! Etc... Via AP.

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