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Dan Ozzi
Electronic mail dispatches from Dan Ozzi, America's Only Music Writer™
Created 26 Aug 2019
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  • For the ones we lost (in their own words).
    29 Dec 2021 • 7 min read • 6 1
    Subscribe now I used to carry around a notebook in my early twenties. It was a black Moleskine and on the cover I’d spray painted crisp, red quotation marks. I kept it in my bag and whenever one of my...
  • Win some cool merch for a good cause!
    15 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Subscribe now Welp, SELLOUT has been out for six weeks and much to my surprise, people still want to talk to me about it. The Canadians have caught on and interviewed me this week on CBC Radio. Unless...
  • Last chance for SELLOUT merch before the holidays!
    09 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Hello! Just a quick note to say that Night Owls, the company that prints and ships my merch, has recommended that if you’re looking to get items from my merch store in time for Christmas, you should p...
  • At Home with Chris Norris (Steak Mtn.)
    06 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    Subscribe now Hello and welcome to REPLY ALT, the best/only newsletter about music. I’ve been doing a lot of supplementary interviews around here lately about my book SELLOUT since it has consumed my ...
  • Here's your Black Friday discount code! $5 zines!
    26 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 3 0
    Subscribe now Welp, the sacred shopping holiday known as Black Friday is upon us. And I, a man who just released a book about rampant commercialism in the music industry, am not impervious to its capi...
  • The Bronx's Joby Ford on pranking their way onto Island Def Jam
    23 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    Hello and welcome to REPLY ALT, the only newsletter about music in the world. Black Friday is coming up and I am not impervious to its capitalist charm. I’m gonna run a sale over at my merch store and...
  • Sellout Stories: Riley Breckenridge (Thrice)
    18 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 6 0
    Subscribe now Hello and welcome to REPLY ALT, my perfect email newsletter about music which has never had a single typo or msitake in it! BUY SELLOUT NOW I had my West Coast SELLOUT release party last...
  • Less Than Jake's Chris DeMakes on the band's Capitol Records years
    11 Nov 2021 • 11 min read • 2 0
    Subscribe now Hello! I threw my first SELLOUT event at Saint Vitus in Brooklyn this past Saturday with Thursday’s Geoff Rickly a.k.a. the screaming guy on the cover of the book. The event was schedule...
  • The Official SELLOUT Playlist: 20 Years of Punk in 9 Hours
    06 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 4 0
    Subscribe now Hello! I was interviewed by NPR this week for the second time (extremely famous). This time was for the NPR Music newsletter. (Uhh someone else has a newsletter about music?! How dare th...
  • Sellout Stories: Norman Brannon (Texas Is the Reason)
    05 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 4 0
    Subscribe now Hello and welcome to REPLY ALT, the only/greatest newsletter about music in the world. Welp, SELLOUT has been out for a week and the response has been so overwhelming. Every morning I wa...
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