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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s - Part 3 (60 - 41)
17 Jul 2016 // 9:00 PM
The third part of our examination of the 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s, including Sonic Youth, Primal Scream, Garbage, Pixies and more.
Luna: A Sentimental Education / A Place of Greater Safety
17 Sep 2017 // 9:20 PM
True to his predilections, Dean Wareham moves the band and song, in covers and instrumentals, and usually away from too much volume.
Mercury Rev: The Light in You
15 Sep 2015 // 9:30 PM
Mercury Rev may still sound like themselves and only themselves, but that sound has now been sharpened to a very fine optimistic point -- and all points can still slice an edge.
Mercury Rev - "Coming Up for Air" (Singles Going Steady)
26 Jan 2016 // 4:02 AM
"Coming Up for Air" delights in the language of Brian Wilson while penning a cavity-sweet chorus that swirls around the band's familiar baroque orchestration.
Mercury Rev - "Are You Ready?" (video) (Singles Going Steady)
8 Sep 2015 // 6:00 AM
“Are You Ready?” is a tantalizing taste from Mercury Rev's upcoming The Light in You.