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In the past year, Lookout! Records ceased all operations. One assumes that Lookout! releases by still-active artists (Ted Leo comes to mind) will make their way back into print (and whatever the digital-format equivalent is), but one also hopes that Lookout!’s efforts to document their local scene’s history — including the work of Crimpshrine, featuring Aaron Cometbus on drums. Melodic and off-kilter and catchy, they’re the kind of band whose influence still pops up in unexpected places.