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I KNOW THERE'S AN ANSWER — NME's West Coast correspondent Ann Moses (with the Who, above) puts her questions to the Beach Boys (1966) and weathers the insults of Monkee Mike Nesmith (1968). Plus Ann's intro to her poptastic 2017 memoir Meow!…
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“I’m working-class born and bred, but I wouldn’t vote Labour. Labour can’t offer me anything, whereas Thatcher can…”
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