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8 Britpop Albums of 2014 That You Should Listen To

8 Britpop Albums of 2014 That You Should Listen To

Now it’s the end of year again, time to review some albums released in 2014 from our beloved so-called Britpop scene. This year’s release activity is not as heavy as 2013, though there are some new singles thrown to the floor such as by Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and The Charlatans, which may indicates […]

Would you hypnotise yourself for a music video?

Another day, another amazing Northern band… Who are willing to hypnotise themselves in the name of art. I’d heard a bit of Tim Booth’s solo work but I’m ashamed to admit I’d never heard anything by James before the ever-reliable disc jockey of The Britpop Revival Show, Nick, played We’re Going To Miss You in […]

What’s In A Name: 8 Bands That Go By Their First Names

Britpop in the ’90s was a friendly scene. We abandoned all formalities, and many of us were known only by our first names. Meet some of the bands we were introduced to during that great decade. My Name Is: James (1982-) James formed in 1982 in (a rented room in?) Whalley Range, Manchester. Early incarnations […]