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The REM and Nirvana successes don't mean much to me except as a potential distraction for bands who want to cash in on the trend. Don't try to sound like someone else. REM and Nirvana don't sound like anyone else.
Founder of the legendary hardcore band Black Flag
. Ginn was both the guitarist and songwriter in its early days, but later shared songwriting duties with lead singer Henry Rollins
. Rollins stated in his book "Get in the Van" that Ginn told him in 1986 that he never liked Henry very much, and had decided to break up the band.