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On March 10, 2003, during a London concert, nine days before the 2003 invasion of Iraq , lead vocalist Maines told the audience: "We don't want this war, this violence, and we're ashamed that the President of the United States ( George W. Bush ) is from Texas", which garnered a positive reaction from the British audience contrasting with the negative reaction, and ensuing boycotts , in the United States, where talk shows denounced the band, their albums were discarded in public protest [5] and corporate broadcasting networks blacklisted them for the remainder of the Bush years. After a touring hiatus, they toured again in 2010, 2013 and 2016

Soon after graduating from Oberlin, Brokaw played drums for a number of bands, including 7 Or 8 Worm Hearts [4] and . Allin . He then joined Codeine and played drums on their first two studio albums, as well as helping to kick-start Liz Phair 's career. [5] [6] In 1990 he returned to the guitar, one of his two main instruments, and teamed up with Thalia Zedek (Dangerous Birds, Uzi , Live Skull ), a well-known figure in New York's post- No Wave scene. The two formed Come, a band that never gained much mainstream popularity, despite the critical praise they garnered throughout their career. [7]

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