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1998 – Mercury Rev, Sparklehorse, Embrace, Massive Attack

It could have been the perception of circumstances, but for me, there didn’t seem to be any one really significant album this year.¬† There were some brilliant, glittering songs by some great artists, but again, not a whole album that … Continue reading

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1989 – Three Feet High And Rising – De La Soul

The idea of a ‘slacker’s revolution’ is that you don’t have to be violent and confrontational to be subversive. Whilst N.W.A. were creating Gangsta Rap on “Straight Outta Compton” and Public Enemy were telling us, “Yo! Bum Rush The Show”, … Continue reading

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