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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the ‘80s: Part 4: 40 - 21
30 Sep 2015 // 9:02 PM
Stories sung with grace and compassion. We can only hope our stories will be told so well, sometime.
Uncool Britannia: Radiohead's 'The Bends' vs. Britpop in a Battle for the Soul of Britain
15 Mar 2015 // 9:20 PM
The successors to Radiohead and The Bends are a generation who liked how the film started, but lost the script halfway through.
On the Sixth Day God Created Man...Chester: Part Three
1 Oct 2009 // 5:00 PM
Manchester's working class population showed the world that trade unions can resist authority. Such solidarity and class consciousness is heard in the arrogant sneers of the Stone Roses and Oasis.
Frustration and Lack of Respect: 'The Stone Roses: War and Peace'
12 May 2013 // 11:05 PM
The story of the biggest British band to never make it in America gets a thorough, honest, and fair recounting.
The Stone Roses: self-titled
21 Oct 2002 // 6:00 PM
The Stone Roses is an album where everything was on the money. From the opening rumblings of "I Wanna Be Adored", it was a declaration of intent from four men who knew they were better than what had gone before them and knew they had created something special.
The Stone Roses - "All For One" (Singles Going Steady)
19 May 2016 // 6:00 AM
The Stone Roses' "All For One" sounds like a lost collector's item from Britpop's heyday that finally barreled through some studio's dust-laden amplifiers.
Hope Despite the Times: 12 Essential Alternative Rock Albums from the 1980s
27 Aug 2014 // 4:24 AM
For those interested in acquainting themselves with alternative rock's rich and diverse early years, Sound Affects has assembled this '80s alt-rock primer.