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The Verve

The backdrop to Britpop

BRITPop developed in the early 1990s.

Wednesday, 9 August, 2006, 12:00am

Optimistic verve

Best Known as the charismatic lead singer of The Verve, Richard Ashcroft continues his musical legacy with Keys to the World, his third solo release.

Most of the songs are easy listening tracks based on mid-tempo guitar vibes and topped with retro pop elements from the 1970s.

26 Feb 2006 - 12:00am


Richard Ashcroft

Human Conditions (Virgin)

10 Nov 2002 - 12:00am

Shining through

FOR THOSE who don't know any better, The Shining is NOT the original movie soundtrack of Stanley Kubrick's horror classic of the same title, but a new British band made up of ex-Verve members Simon Jones and Simon Tong.

22 Sep 2002 - 12:00am