The Riff
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The Riff

I Liked These 4 Bands/Musicians Before You or Anyone Else Did


I became a music snob at a young age. I loved Nirvana while they were still around and was devastated when Kurt Cobain died by suicide when I was in 6th grade. This occurrence caused my classmates to realize Nirvana existed and start mocking me for being a “drug addict” because I listened to…



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Melissa Balick

Fiction writer with a couple stories published in literary magazines, nanny, reader of way too many books.