CFP: The Legacy of Radiohead's 'The Bends' 20 Years On [Deadlines: 4 Feb / 19 Feb]

 
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Tuesday, May 24, 2011
by PopMatters Staff
by Andy Gill
The Independent (20 May 2011)

“1. Because he wrote the song “Blowin’ in the Wind”.


2. Because he made teenagers interested in poetry again. He offered a route into symbolists like Rimbaud, Verlaine and Baudelaire, and City Lights beats like Ginsberg, Corso and Ferlinghetti.”


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