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What does LES refer to?

INDK - Livin' with even LES

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    maybe a play on words, LES for less ? but other meanings possible too
    – Angst
    Nov 15, 2017 at 22:50

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The band is from New York and more precisely from the Lower East Side of Manhattan.

This song says:

Today - the Lower East Side is yuppified with fat cats and their poor folk hide

It's also a pun, like Angst suggested with the word less. So it does have a double meaning because the LES of Manhattan is a poor neighbourhood.

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