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FOOD STYLES OF THE ALTERNATIVE AND FAMOUS

THERE'S NO ACCOUNTING FOR TASTE

Alternative rockers have to eat, you know. But what do they want to munch while on tour with Lollapalooza (and while waiting their turn in the backstage massage parlor)? ”You’d be surprised at what we get for (contract) riders,” says Lollapalooza coproducer Ted Gardner. ”The days of brown M&M’s are not gone.” A partial list of the catering requests for each show: PRIMUS *1 six-pack of Miller Genuine Draft *Half-dozen bagels *1 box granola bars *1 large bag of tortilla chips

ALICE IN CHAINS *12 bottles Evian *4 quarts Gatorade *2 quarts Hawaiian Punch *2 small cans tuna *1 bath-size bar of soap

FISHBONE *1 six-pack root beer *48 quart bottles of sodium-free mineral water

ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT *Fruit bowls *M&M’s *Peanut butter *15 bottles Evian

FRONT 242 *1 sealed can Planters Peanuts *1 15-ounce sealed box of Sunmaid raisins *2 cases bottled beer (Corona, Sapporo, etc.) *1 14-ounce bag of regular Doritos

DINOSAUR JR *1 large jar Miracle Whip *Cinnamon-raisin bagels *6 cans solid white tuna in spring water ”with pull-off tops” *Ritz crackers *Stella D’oro Anisette sponge cookies *8 bottles Canada Dry ginger ale *Herbal teas-”MUST include Celestial Seasons Cranberry Cove tea bags”