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    Fans Who Bought Beyonce Vinyl Get Canadian Punk Instead

    You’d think it’d be simple to press Lemonade. But the album, released on lemon-yellow vinyl this month, had a surprise in store for fans: Some records had accidentally been pressed on one side with songs from Canadian punk band Zex. “Either this was a huge mistake at the pressing plant or Beyoncé is a huge fan of my band,” Zex singer Gretchen Steel posted online. Columbia Records, which blamed the snafu on “human error,” has promised refunds and new copies of the album to everyone affected.

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