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Revisit: Oasis: Be Here Now

Revisit: Oasis: Be Here Now

Kevin Korber June 16, 2014 0

The story of Britpop as a musical moment ends sometime around 1997, and it coincides with the release one particular album: Oasis’ Be Here Now. To the press and to music fans, this album

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Holy Hell! Definitely Maybe Turns 20

Holy Hell! Definitely Maybe Turns 20

Nathan Kamal March 4, 2014 0

In 1994, one band ruled the world. Fronted by an abrasive, charismatic singer and openly acknowledging their songwriting influences, that band became the figureheads of a nascent, widespread musical movement. They gave focus and

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List Inconsequential: Bad Songs From Good Albums

List Inconsequential: Bad Songs From Good Albums

Spectrum Culture Staff November 15, 2012 0

Nas – “Nas Is Coming” from It Was Written Most listeners with even a passing interest in hip-hop are aware that rapper Nas has an absolutely flawless album in his 1994 debut Illmatic. What

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List Inconsequential: If There is a Hell, This is the Soundtrack

List Inconsequential: If There is a Hell, This is the Soundtrack

Spectrum Culture Staff January 26, 2012 0

“Gangsta’s Paradise” by Coolio (1995) When I learned of this week’s list topic, my mind immediately went to three songs off of soundtracks: “My Heart Will Go On” by Celine Dion, “I Will Always

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