September 3, 2004
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Semisonic drummer pens cautionary tale about pleasures and pitfalls of music industry
Jacob Slichter enjoyed a unique vantage point while peering out from behind his drum kit. He watched as his trio Semisonic went from a fledgling Midwest bar band to a Platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated act whose signature hit "Closing Time" reached No. 1 on the U.S. charts.