Tag Archives: grunge

Grunge Playlist: 10 of the Best

Grunge. What is it? Who is it? When is grunge really only a more ‘cool’ and modern cover for grandiose, heavy metal piffle? This writer knows where he’s drawing the line, and you are sure to work out where exactly … Continue reading

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Shellac — ‘At Action Park’

Shellac’s first full-length ‘At Action Park’ released October 1994 is their finest. Ten songs clocking in at 37 minutes. Perfect. It sounds generally charged and full of sugar compared to what was to come from the group. It all sounds … Continue reading

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Sound is Art #2: Hole — ‘Live Through This’

Background: The model is 17-year old Leilani Bishop, photographed by Ellen von Unwerth. Frontmwoman Courtney Love said she wanted the cover to shout out “I won! I have hemorrhoid cream under my eyes and adhesive tape on my ass, and I … Continue reading

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