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        Guitarist/singer Ira Kaplan fronts the critically acclaimed indie rock band Yo La Tengo. Kaplan and his wife, drummer/singer Georgia Hubley, founded the Hoboken, NJ, group in 1984, working with a revolving cast of musicians until the arrival of bassist James McNew in 1991. Kaplan was mixing bands at the famed Hoboken music club Maxwells in 1984 when he and Hubley (who was working on an animated film at the time) began playing cover songs in their basement. Kaplan was also a rock... Read more

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