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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.
The Stone Roses: War and Peace
1 Apr 2013 // 6:30 PM
Going beyond the myths to depict a band that defined Britpop, Simon Spence illustrates the Stone Roses’ incandescent talent and jaw-dropping success while contextualizing them in the ‘90s music scene.
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.
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.
The Stone Roses... The Second Second Coming (documentary)
9 Jul 2012 // 12:04 AM
This unofficial but revealing reunion documentary seeks out the truth about this year's biggest reunion.