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The 50 Best Post-Punk Albums Ever: Part 4, James Chance to the Pop Group

This week we are celebrating the best post-punk albums of all-time and today we have part four with Talking Heads, the Fall, Devo and more.

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Mission of Burma: Unsound

What makes Unsound particularly, umm, unsound is that you can actually hear flashes of the influences of bands that were influenced by Mission of Burma, which creates a rather weird reverse osmosis effect.

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Our Band Could Be Your Life. Again. Band Reunions Redefined in the 2000s

The decade's most memorable reunion stories have not been cash grabs by classic rock giants, but unexpected comebacks by some of indie's most valuable players. Here's why.

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Mission of Burma: The Sound the Speed the Light

American treasure Mission of Burma remain solid, if slightly unspectacular on The Sound the Speed the Light.

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Mission of Burma

Mission of Burma’s continued relevance, cemented by the two excellent albums released since their reunion, is just one thing that separates them from the current crop of groups reuniting around classic albums. Their music, and their performance, is much too timely to ever be confused with nostalgia.

Jon Langmead
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This Is Not a Faded Photograph

The seminal Boston post-punk band Mission of Burma is back in force, and there is no better time to enjoy the perfect remastered editions of their initial Ace of Hearts output, with live DVDs to boot. Burma Rules!

Erik Gundel
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Mission of Burma, Dub Trio, Rings...

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Mission of Burma + Oneida

When people ask me who my favorite band is, I usually say Oneida, except for when I say Mission of Burma...

Jennifer Kelly
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Mission of Burma: Not a Photograph [DVD]

This film is, at best, a primer for those who aren’t yet but desperately need to be familiar with Mission of Burma.

Jeremy Estes
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Mission of Burma: The Obliterati

Post-punk? Post-everything, more like.

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Obliterate... Reiterate: Mission of Burma's Exhilarating Return

Two years after their astonishing return to music, Mission of Burma raises the ante with The Obliterati, playing harder and louder than ever... but this time with a lopsided grin. 'This is all pure gravy, unexpected and unsought,' says bass player Clint Conley, a statement that is as true for fans as it is for the band.

Jennifer Kelly
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Mission of Burma

's drummer Peter Prescott announced that his band's reunion was over...

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