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Since his mid '80s in the great Death of Samantha, Ohio renaissance man John Petkovic (Plain Dealer columnist, aide to Yugoslav royalty, dandy dresser) has been our nation's trustiest defender of '70s glam in its most artsy and Roxy guises. More impressive than CV's links to Guided by Voices and Dinosaur Jr. (whose J. Mascis helps out tonight) is their own increasingly accessible oeuvre, peaking...
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The Onion: Why should anyone buy your record? John Petkovic (vocals/guitars): [submitted via e-mail] I hope that a lot of people buy this record. Maybe the weirdo who's always perched in the corner of the record store could use it to get a date: "So, baby, hear of this cool band, Cobra Verde? They sound kinda angular and post-punk and, well, yeah, maybe a little...