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Graphics, layout and ·art direction by· David Meinzer. Illustrations page 19, 44, and\ ¼5 • b11 ·Bonnie Morris; page 29, by Sharon Diorio·; ' 191 and pa.ge 20, 31, and 36 by Dave Mein~ir-.·, Photos page 11 and 14 by Greg ·Merkl-e; ·page· 10 (right) by Anne Meinzer; and page 13, by Jan Czombel. ·Thanks to Melissa Beckmann tor\ album <;over photo5; j ( THE SHAKIN' STREET GAZETTE, the official pop music magazine of Buffalo State College, is published alternate Thursdays during · \he academic year and monthly during the sum.mer .vac_ation. Total press run is 12,000. THE SHAKIN' ST. GAZETTE is distributed free of charge to the college communities, and over_ 30 l_ocations d_ealing in aspects of \he · mus,c business, and 1s widely react by Buffalo fans, disc jockeys, critics and music business people across the ·country, many of wh~-P' ' contribute to the Gazette. THE SHAK 1 11 N' STREET GAZETT"E is made available outside the city at a cost of $l00 per semester or $5.50 per year. . The Shakin' Street Gazette is -published at the State University College at Buffalo, 1300 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14222. Located in Student Union Room 421. Editorial offices at 35 Knox Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14216. (716) 875-8475. . ,, Contributions for Shakin' · Stree_t are , , welcome, both from students and non-students, ·• i ·· tmwever, we accept no responsibility for their " ' return. !he Shakin' St. Gazette ..... .-. Vol. 1, No. 13 \ Now is the time for -, the ·p_orty: (Details next issue)

Just -gof Shakin' S'tr~et ·Gaiette's 11 & 12 ~nd enjoyed :readiM',.th'e '-spunky arid often times dClwnright ' na~ty record reviews. By the way / ~nclosed are ·issues · -of Boogie Nos. 4, 5 and 6. Hope you will enjoy 'em. No. 7 might be out in August or Sept. and l'lf make it a point to' send you a copy since right now I'm working on a spoof of the social activities that occu~_ed at the Rockwriter's Symposium at Buffi;llo May 11 (sponsored by , The Gazette-Ed.). Most "of it is based on Meltzerian heresay evidenpe. . ' , . · -John Bialas, Ed. ' Boogie (Boogie is a fine fanzine (they're proud of it, bub) crammed with 'news, reviews and overviews with a rock 'n' roll glaze. Lotsa good stuff on Southern and New Orleans rock 'n' roll. A measly buck,will get you a I 221 Venetian Ave. Gulfport, MS 39501

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As : admirable as side one of Starless arid Bible · Black is, it's the second side that contai_ns the important, substantial innovations. Yet the reviewer hardly so much as hints the second side exists, without coming to grips with it. As far as Starless' "musical fusions one~ never would have thought possi~le upon listening to In the Court of The C_rimson King - is this guy joking? In preparing a review of ~tarless, I listen_ed to Court specially because Court (,,Moonchild") is the immediate predeces·sor to Starless' title song, with its pointi.tlism, harmonic interplay, etc. etc., while the sense of drama leading to "Fractured" (which is as if Fripp were unhappy with ·"Lark's" and,. wanted a second chance at the same melodic and constructi~e idea) is a case of (Letters continued on P. 4) .

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:FJciusive: Lester Bangs tells all in "How to & A Rock Critic", and tolls bells in "Scott Ashton Destroys theWorld' . . ' , -Here it is: the colurm everyone is scared to write (ex~ept Joe Femhach~r, that is):"Pushing'Too Hard" -a rock 'n' roll fantasy colunn - . ' ' , . ' ·· -Whatever ha11pened lo the Wackers? .-\nd what was all that b.lllyhoo ·. aboul an emerging · \tonb-eal ,Np/rock ~~1e tl~t would shake and quake , tl,e ,ni·ld'.? Gm~;Spen·aiz.a ( l) wings it to Montreal ·

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