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Single File: The Cure’s “A Letter To Elise”

I wrote a previous article on the Top 3 Overlooked Cure Albums, and in doing so started to rediscover the joys of their immense catalogue. One of the first things that drew me into the world of The Cure was Robert Smith’s forlorn, hopeless romanticism. Every record is filled with tragic images of lost love(or […]

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The Top 3 Overlooked Cure Records

It’s a rainy day over here in East Tennessee, which means it’s time to select the perfect playlist. Many artists can soundtrack a rainy day, everyone from The Smiths, Travis and Oasis, to Joy Division and Blur. However, when selecting the perfect rain-soaked collection of songs, my attention always returns to one band: The Cure. […]

The (Secret) Best Oasis Album

Let’s get one thing clear from the start: I am in no way saying that Heathen Chemistry is better than Definitely Maybe or (What’s The Story) Morning Glory; that opening salvo is the Britpop shot heard ‘round the world. Those two records can almost literally not be touched. They will stand the test of time, […]