I try not to link back to the past too much in this series – broadly I agree with Ian MacKaye’s sentiments that no ‘classic’ music can hope to be as vital as music happening right now, today. That makes no sense, though, not in reality. How do you define music that’s ‘new’? Is it […]
‘Somewhere Over The Rainbow’ is a prime example of AABA with an outro.
Death Rattle – The Stone Roses, Primal Scream, Oasis and the travesty of British Alternative Rock in the 90s
Large elements of the UK alternative press seemed to be waiting for the right guitar band to get behind, the right guitar band to believe in. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you The Stone Roses.