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And there was no money in Chicago for a band
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"And there was no money in Chicago for a band"

- Santiago Durango

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This quote by Santiago Durango is a reflection on the state of the music industry in Chicago in the 1980s. Durango belonged to the hard rock band Naked Raygun, and the quote speaks to the trouble of earning a living as a musician in the city at the time. The lack of money in Chicago for a band suggests that the music industry was not as profitable as it is today, and that it was difficult for bands to make a living. This quote also speaks with the DIY ethos of punk rock, as bands needed to discover innovative ways to make money and promote their music. Durango's quote is a reminder of the battles that musicians faced in the past, and how far the music market has actually come ever since.

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