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Musician shares sad ballad of addiction with teen boys

Singing the blues can be tough when, on the inside, you don’t feel a thing. Lisa Mann said she spent years that way — playing music for pay and not really caring about it. A bass player since age 11, she was gigging by her teen years — playing in the band, regurgitating punk or rock or top-40 pop or whatever style was bringing in the fans.

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