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  • Letter To The People

    Publisher's Commentary
    by Rökker

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    Denny from Bliss Communications holds the first NEW issue of Maximum Ink to be printed on their fabulous new press Denny from Bliss Communications holds the first NEW issue of Maximum Ink to be printed on their fabulous new press

    Letter To The People - December 2008
    by Rökker
    December 2008
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    RIP Robert Lucas of Canned Heat, Maximum Ink Live Music Calendar, Musicians Billboard, Max Ink’s Holiday Party, Rökker’s Mom, Adventures With Bliss

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    Darth Rokker on stage with Axiom and the Wookie - photo by Andrew Frey Darth Rokker on stage with Axiom and the Wookie
    photo by Andrew Frey

    Letter To The People - November 2008
    by Rökker
    November 2008
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    Maximum Ink news, Halloween Spooktakular memories, Black n Tan’s B-Day Bash preview, Max Ink Holiday Party Preview, Luna Mortis news, Adventures with Nikolai

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    Darth Bane - Path Of Destruction Darth Bane - Path Of Destruction

    Letter To The People - Rökktober 2008
    by Rökker
    October 2008
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    Darth Bane lived about 1000 years before Star Wars: Episode I. It was by his design that the Sith go into hiding and live by the Rule Of Two; A master to wield the power and an apprentice to crave it, no more, no less.

    This philosophy is what lured the Jedi to their complacency in thinking that they alone were the peacekeepers of that galaxy so far, far away.

    After tricking the Brotherhood of Darkness (a collection of all the Sith Lords from the old Republic era) into their own destruction along with General Hoth and half of his Army of Light (the Jedi army), Bane and his new apprentice went into hiding. The Jedi, believing their Sith adversaries were extinct, saw no reason to keep their army intact and disbanded, creating the Jedi Council that would answer to the Republic Senate or The New Republic (the Star Wars politico you are probably most familiar with).

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    Luna Mortis, former Ottoman Empire is signed by Century Media Luna Mortis, former Ottoman Empire is signed by Century Media

    Letter To The People - September 2008
    by Rökker
    September 2008
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    Rökker rants again: Congrats to Madison’s Luna Mortis (formerly The Ottoman Empire) for getting signed with Century Media records, Green Bay Packers ranting and raving about the Jett Favre trade, Nikolai and Elizabeth head off to first day of school.

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    Atwood Summerfest 2008 - a look down Atwood Avenue from in front of the Maximum Ink/Ale Asylum Rock Stage - photo by Laura Steinhoff Atwood Summerfest 2008 - a look down Atwood Avenue from in front of the Maximum Ink/Ale Asylum Rock Stage
    photo by Laura Steinhoff

    Letter To The People - August 2008
    by Rökker
    August 2008
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    This Month: Maximum Ink website launch, Atwood Summerfest round-up, Milwaukee’s Boneshaker and their near-death-experience at Rocklahoma, Adventures With Nikolai: Nikolai loses his first tooth… photos available.

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    Elizabeth gets new glasses - photo by Rokker Elizabeth gets new glasses
    photo by Rokker

    Letter To The People - July 2008
    by Rökker
    July 2008
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    ATWOOD SUMMERFEST:  Saturday, July 26th at noon will mark the start of the 26th Annual Atwood Summerfest held on the 2000-2100 blocks of Atwood Avenue in Madison.

    Last year’s festival marked a turning point in growth as the festival featured music legends Canned Heat and drew a surprisingly large crowd.

    This year’s festival may prove to go beyond that as both the Maximum Ink/Ale Asylum Rock Stage and the Harmony Bar Blues Stage feature talented local and regional artists and a national touring headliner.

    Adventures with Elizabeth: The kids fine Rokker for swearing.

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    Nikko and Timmers playing Xbox 360 - photo by Rokker Nikko and Timmers playing Xbox 360
    photo by Rokker

    Letter To The People - April 2008
    by Rökker
    April 2008
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    Maximum Ink 12 Year Anniversary Party Recap, Blueheels, WAMI,  Adventures With Nikolai

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    Brett Favre during his retirement speech Brett Favre during his retirement speech

    Letter To The People - March 2008
    by Rökker
    March 2008
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    This issue is dedicated to the memory of Buddy Miles, Paradise Guitars, Sponsors, Adventures with Brett Favre

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    Brett Favre Retires - worst day ever!! Brett Favre Retires - worst day ever!!

    Letter To The People - March 2008
    by Rökker
    March 2008
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    This Month:  Maximum Ink 12 Year Anniversary Party, Adventures With Brett Favre

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    Nikko Nikko

    Letter To The People - February 2008
    by Rökker
    February 2008
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    This Month: Madison’s King Club closing, Mad-Midwest Fest, Milwaukee’s Altered Five get signed, Ten Years Ago In Maximum Ink - Coal Chamber, Adventures with Nikolai

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    Green Bay Packers 2007 Green Bay Packers 2007

    Letter To The People - January 2008
    by Rökker
    January 2008
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    This Month: Green Bay Packers, Arlo Leach, Ten Years Ago In Maximum Ink, Today in Maximum Ink, Adventures with Nikolai

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