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Blitzen Trapper is all over the place

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Over the last six years, people learned to stop asking Eric Earley where Blitzen Trapper got its name. Earley, the band’s frontman and songwriter, used to tell a story about a Winnebago named Blitzen Trapper that blew up on the highway. Then, he wove a tale about his sixth-grade girlfriend and her Trapper Keeper binder adorned with her favorite reindeer, Blitzen. But those stories were all lies.

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