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Top 40 Greatest Britpop Albums

Following in the wake of Madchester and defying American grunge's fatalist attitude, Britpop ruled Britannia and provided a glimmer of sunshine to the drab and overcast streets of 1990s UK. From the bouncy rhythms of The Farm to the seductive lyrics of Pulp, we take a look at the 40 best Britpop albums that changed Britain for the better.

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Daughters | You Won't Get What You Want Album Review

You Won’t Get What You Want feels almost wholly unlistenable. Bar the demented yet groove-ridden highlight that is ‘Less Sex’, Daughters’ fourth effort pushes the boundaries of what can be accepted as enjoyable art.

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John Butler Trio, Bobby Alu | Live At Eventim Apollo Review

The crowd tonight can be described in two words - multicultural and relaxed. Eventim Apollo’s interior lighting of green and pink provide a warm aura surrounding the thousands of roots rock fans waltzing through the doors.

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A Q&A With: The Lids

Hailing from Leicester, The Lids are an exciting indie rock trio. Citing influences such as Arctic Monkeys, Foo Fighters and Biffy Clyro, the three produce a smirking rock sound evident on their latest single, ‘I’m So Bleak’. From supporting The Sherlocks to having a fan in Leicester City defender Christian Fuchs, The Lids are already turning heads (and ears).

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Alice In Chains | Rainier Fog Album Review

The Seattle group's first album recorded in their hometown for over 20 years is all gloom and doom - much like their 1995 self-titled effort made in the same place. The echoes of late frontman Layne Staley are still relevant, but leader Jerry Cantrell is still pushing Alice's sound while maintaining their signature, gut-busting aura.

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