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  1. Lost Pearl Jam tracks see the light

    Posted Nov 30th 2003, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... by Lee Wing-sze With more than a decade of chart success behind them, American grunge band Pearl Jam has released a two-disc album, Lost Dogs, which features 31 never-before-released rarities and B-sides from the archives. Together with the legendary Nirvana, the Seattle foursome brought alternative grunge rock to young Americans in the early 1990s. This is a chance for fans ...

  2. Local indie band grows up

    Posted Jan 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... and US bands like neo-psychedelic group The Stone Roses and grunge outfit Alice in Chains. The songs, written in English and delivered in K's gravelly voice, are mostly concerned with dark ...

  3. Unforgettable innovation

    Posted Nov 15th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... the band was responsible for starting the grunge movement. Grunge, a subgenre of alternative rock, is a mixture of punk energy, heavy metal riffs and indie rock attitude. The distorted electronic guitar sound, emotional, usually angst-laden lyrics, and gritty musical and fashion style made grunge the most popular rock genre in the US for many years. Nirvana spoke aloud the thoughts ...

  4. ALBUM (1994)

    Posted Feb 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... of Nirvana and their grunge buddies. That band's enormous success had turned the record moguls' eyes towards the indie music scene- and Weezer were among the scores of groups given ... large, name-checking TV shows and all-manner of schoolboy obsessions. And the hooks were irresistible. The critics- and the grunge-heads- were not amused, claiming the band's motives were ...

  5. Rivers Cuomo

    Posted Apr 20th 2008, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... non-funkiness'. For that read catchy, guitar-based post-grunge rock, if you will. And one of the smarter things Cuomo has ever done is keep just about every demo he's ever record- a lot of which were ...

  6. Idlewild

    Posted Mar 04th 2007, 12:00am by Paul Kay

    ... Paul Kay Idlewild Make Another World (Sanctuary) Having built a respected reputation for their edgy, post-grunge sound, Scottish five-piece Idlewild fell foul of many fans and critics with the release of 2005's Warnings/Promises who lamented that it sounded too much like REM. For their latest effort, the band have returned to producer Dave Eringa, the man at the helm for lauded ...

  7. FROM THE VAULT: 1970

    Posted Aug 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Andrew Dembina

    ... of Imagine and the only track that finds him tranquil in sound and lyric. With heavy metal, punk and more recently grunge all familiar listening, we may take for granted some ...

  8. ALBUM (1994)

    Posted Oct 11th 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... comedown tonic for those suffering the ill-effects of the grunge movement's relentless grind. Wareham's point of view here is that of a simple man in a big city, trying to make sense ...



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