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Matador Publicity Dept. Tricks Media Into Covering 50-Somethings

July 26th, 2006 at 5:30 pm by Gerard

“We’ve all got to be surprised at how possible it is to play loud, challenging music later in life, to still have this urge to explore, disrupt and upend things,” Conley enthuses. “I just saw some old YouTube video of the Stones on Ed Sullivan where Mick Jagger is just looking into the television camera — it’s so menacing, so sexy and powerful. And you look at him now– it’s just this cock-of-the-walk grotesque caricature of a rock star. When you see people lose their bearings, it’s a terrible tragedy.Mission Of Burma’s Clint Conley, as quoted in Eye Weekly, in advance of tonight’s Burma gig at the Horseshoe Tavern.

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One Response to “Matador Publicity Dept. Tricks Media Into Covering 50-Somethings”

  1. joel Says:

    Speaking of Burma, New York City residents will be happy to note that “Not a Photograph: The Mission of Burma Story” will be screening Saturday, August 5 at 6 and Thursday, August 10 at 9. For those unlucky enough to miss their smokin’ Warsaw show, that is.