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A Band Rocks So Hard Its Music Turns Radioactive in Funny Short The Privates

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Aspiring rock stars The Privates have a problem, and it ain’t the usual band drama. It ain’t even Spinal Tap-style, exploding-drummer drama. It’s the fact that the band’s music hits a strange frequency in the precise right way to generate radioactive energy. So, uh, should they still play that house party or what?

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Dylan Allen’s short is very funny—it’s really more about the dynamics between the band members than any of the weird science it delves into. And it raises a very important question: why aren’t there more science fiction stories about rock n’ roll bands?

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Oh good, I always wondered what experiments I through III were like.