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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 […]

Don’t Miss These 10 Albums Released in 2013 from ‘Britpop’ Scene

Unlike what Noel Gallagher said to his interview with Rolling Stone about the year 2013 “Dog-shit year. Can’t wait until it’s over.”, I can barely count how many good albums were released this year, even in the first quarter famous names such as New Order, Depeche Mode, The Strokes, Yo La Tengo and David Bowie […]

‘Yes’: McAlmont & Butler vs. Manic Street Preachers

Yes, both of these songs are great, but which one is your favorite? McAlmont & Butler – Yes After leaving Suede, guitar virtuoso Bernard Butler joined forces with David McAlmont to create a unique soul/rock hybrid that was unlike anything else in the popular British music scene. And it was most certainly a departure from […]

Manic Street Preachers’ New Video: Rewind The Film (ft. Richard Hawley)

Just checked-out Manic Street Preachers’ video ‘Rewind The Film’ feat. Richard Hawley (former Longpigs guitarist). This is the first teaser of an upcoming album titled the same after their latest piece ‘Postcards from A Young Man’ in 2010. 3 years brought them into 2 albums on working; the first of which James Dean Bradfield described […]

Manic Street Preachers Gig Review: The Lions Tour Hits Sydney

Friday July 5th, 2013. The sporting undertones of Manic Street Preachers’ Sydney show were established long before the band sauntered on stage. Playing only two shows in Australia as part of their antipodean tour coinciding with the British Lions tour of Australia, it’s hardly surprising the band were greeted by a sea of rugby jerseys, […]

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Britpop Live in Finland

Here’s a marathon concert video that should please any flavor of Britpop fan. Portions of the video are broadcast-quality footage of the Provinssirock festival, which took place in Seinäjoki, Finland in June 1999. While some of the content is video, there are also spots that are audio-only. Each individual band’s setlist can be found on […]