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    13 Quotes: Highlights From Ian MacKaye's Library of Congress Lecture

    Ian MacKaye has been diligently slaving over a massive archive of nearly all of Fugazi's 1,000-plus live shows over the past four years. So it was understandably difficult for the musician and Dischord Records owner to summarize his relationship with cataloging the past at his 90-minute talk at Washington, D.C.'s Library of Congress last night. The lecture, sponsored by the Library's National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program, was billed as a discussion about "personal digital archiving and the need to educate creators and users in ways to steward our digital cultural heritage." But MacKaye — never one to stick to the status quo (or a set list) — seized the opportunity to talk about, well, just about everything.

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