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Summer means travel, so we asked a chorus of top-tier Austin acts to share their cautionary tales of life on the road. Stories gathered by Neph Basedow, Greg Beets, Jim Caligiuri, Kevin Curtin, Thomas Fawcett, Doug Freeman, Raoul Hernandez, Tim Stegall, and Libby Webster.

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