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— by Aldus Santos: Rico Blanco had been nursing carpal tunnel syndrome since the ’90s and putting off surgery. When he finally bit the bullet earlier this year – in his birthday week, nevertheless – Manila was put on lockdown soon after. Not only was the musician left with one functioning hand, he tells NME, he was also left to fend for himself…

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