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Life imitating art

Location: 
Farmingville, NY, USA
Type of Gig: 
Practicing



Back when I was about 15 years old, me and three other guys were set up on the guitarists front lawn practicing.

We were playing "Detroit Rock City" and a car came screaming down a hill, went up onto a lawn, and crashed into a tree.

If you're familiar with the tune, a car wrecks at the end of the song.

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