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What does SY stand for?

SY stands for Sonic Youth (band)

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THURSTON MOORE DEMOLISHED THOUGHTS THURSTON Moore may not be a household name, but his band Sonic Youth helped define a generation of shoegazing, psychedelic grunge at their peak in the late Eighties and early Nineties.
Before becoming known as a photographer, Richard Kern was a director of short "death-punk" films, pioneering a post-Warholian B-porn aesthetic that made itself at home on Sonic Youth album covers and in East Village basement screening rooms at a time when it was still possible to call such production "underground.
At times on small platforms, at times on the floor, six dancers teased their way--part bump-and-grind, part break vocabulary--through a mostly standing, stationary crowd as a DJ played music by Sonic Youth and video screens flashed graffiti.
Byline: GAVIN MARTIN SONIC YOUTH Shepherds Bush Empire AMERICAN underground veterans Sonic Youth are famed as masters of self-destructing rock 'n' roll.