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Some color from Music Nation's blog on the atmosphere at Abercrombie & Fitch, listed as one of the NY stores whose soundtrack will make your ears bleed: "A great place to shop ? if by shop you mean bump and grind near pre-ripped jeans and school-dress-code-defying tops. A&F is like a thumping discothèque from hell, only it’s at your local mall and if you are over 21 you are too old to get in." Hear, hear. Also on the list are Forever 21, Hollister, Scoop and Zara. [Music Nation]