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Footnote Archives: Conspiracy theories abound with Wanderers

Conspiracy theories and rock ’n’ roll have never been strangers. Most of the modern world’s most enduring political mysteries have surfaced in song somewhere or other, from the young Bob Dylan to The Dead Kennedys, from The Mothers Of Invention to TV Smith, and on to the handful of acts that have questioned the official response to sundry more recent events. Few bands, however, ever nailed their colors so firmly to the conspiratorial flagpole than the Wanderers.