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Whisper Dirty Words: A Retrospective on Minxus

Those who follow the good ol’ eccentric, gender-bending rock act that is Placebo may be familiar with this name, as credited on Placebo’s latest EP, B3.  The name is Minxus. Their song “I Know You Want To Stop” became a much sought after track, after Placebo debuted their cover version back in Summer of 2012. […]

Chrrrist, Whatever Happened To Strangelove?

In the Spring of 1998, it was announced that promising Bristol Britpop/Alternative-Rock act Strangelove had broken up. In their long run as a band, they spawned Top 40 hits and opened for successful alternative acts, such as Suede and Tindersticks. They performed to thousands of dedicated, pale-faced fans at Shepard’s Bush Empire. Since their sudden […]