Paste Magazine, official music publication of missing contributor Father Scott, is celebrating the forthcoming release of a few CDs of Hüsker Dü rarities with a quickie poll.
The question: “Who is the greatest Minnesota music artist?”
The Hold Steady
Morris Day and the Time
Tapes ‘n Tapes
Conspicuously absent is Minnesota-bred Bob Dylan. I didn’t post this yesterday because I assumed it was some sort of oversight. But I checked again late last night (10:30 is late, right?) and the bizarre poll was still up without the most obvious choice.
I wonder if this is some sort of meta-statement from Paste that we’re in a strictly post-Dylan era now? Or maybe they threw this poll together without actually thinking it through.