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I Comb the World for Bad Advice: The Intelligence's Fake Surfers at 10

Martin Douglas takes a look at the modern garage-punk classic and gets a few words from frontman Lars Finberg about the album.


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Rewind: The Cure’s Disintegration Turns 30

KEXP takes a look back at The Cure's classic album in conjunction with World Goth Day


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Descending the Mezzanine: DJ Riz on the 21st Anniversary of the Landmark Massive Attack Album

On the 21st anniversary of Massive Attack's Mezzanine, DJ Riz shares his thoughts on the Bristol band's landmark album.


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Batdancing In The Dark: Revisiting Prince’s Batman Soundtrack 30 Years Later

With his 1989 album, Prince created the formula for superhero soundtracks and gave us one of the best Joker portrayals yet.


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Dispatches from Beyond the Waters of Lake Minnetonka: Prince's Purple Rain at 35

35-year-old Martin Douglas explores living with an epochal album which has been living in his subconscious for pretty much his entire life.


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Leave a Clean Camp and a Dead Fire: Juno's This is the Way it Goes and Goes and Goes Has Been Going for 20 Years

On its 20th anniversary, writer Ian King goes another round with Juno's debut LP This is the Way it Goes and Goes and Goes.


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“Get a Life, Jerk Weed!” or: How I Became a Music Fan Through The Adventures of Pete & Pete

Reflecting on the music featured in The Adventures of Pete & Pete on the 25th anniversary of the beloved television show’s first episode.


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Still In A Dream: My Bloody Valentine’s Isn’t Anything Turns 30

Before Loveless, My Bloody Valentine was already creating the template for shoegaze and sleepless nights with their debut album.


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Dispatches from a Placeholder: A Story About Elliott Smith's New Moon

As we celebrate the life of Elliott Smith, who left the world fifteen years ago, Martin Douglas shares a personal story of bonding over his final released collection of songs.


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Here Comes Trouble: An Oral History on the 25th Anniversary of The Makers' Howl

On its 25th anniversary, KEXP looks back at Howl, the debut album from Spokane garage-rockers The Makers.


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Not Another Sunny Day: The Fire Theft’s Debut Turns 15

More than just an “unofficial Sunny Day Real Estate album,” The Fire Theft’s self-titled record gave the group a fresh start and new territory to explore.


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Now I’m Bored and Old: Nirvana’s In Utero Turns 25

With Rewind, KEXP digs out beloved albums, giving them another look on the anniversary of its release. In this installment, KEXP writer Dusty Henry delves into Nirvana’s final studio album In Utero for its 25th anniversary.


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