Anton Reixa plans to restore faith in one of Spanish-language media's key cultural organizations.

Of all the candidates to lead SGAE, Spain's embattled society of authors and editors, Anton Reixa would appear to be the least likely. An artist and film/theater director, Reixa was best-known as lead singer/songwriter of Os Resentidos, a Galician punk rock band popular in the '80s and '90s with an anti-establishment message. If Reixa had bureaucratic or corporate inclinations, they weren't evident.

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