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Quique - Seefeel (1994)

Every once in awhile a sound comes along that is difficult to peg, but you know what it isn’t when you hear it. In the case of Britain’s Seefeel, they were called everything from shoegaze, dub, drone and IDM. 398 more words

Electronic

Cocteau Twins- Elizabeth and Robin, 14th April 1983. Photo © Martin Whitehead

Photo: Cocteau Twins- Elizabeth and Robin, 14th April 1983. Photo © Martin Whitehead

Music

THIS IS OUR MUSIC: COCTEAU TWINS - "Heaven or Las Vegas"

THIS IS OUR MUSIC: COCTEAU TWINS – “Heaven or Las Vegas”

The Cocteau Twins’ return to form with its Heaven or Las Vegas album was encapsulated in the title track, a majestic number that effortlessly showed the band’s collective strengths while at the same time adding some new twists to its long-established formula. 161 more words

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FIVE OF THE BEST: Cocteau Twins worst to best albums rated

5) ‘Heaven Or Las Vegas’ (1990)

Arguably the band’s most widely appealing record. Like ‘Blue Bell Knoll’ this is a pleasurably and sweet listen, though lacking the band’s early edge, magic, and mystique. 297 more words

Five Of The Best

UNDER THE RADAR: MASSIVE ATTACK - "Teardrop" with Liz Fraser

UNDER THE RADAR: MASSIVE ATTACK – “Teardrop” with Liz Fraser

Massive Attack performing “Teardrop” with Liz Fraser (Cocteau Twins)

Music

"80's Goth Mixtape by Simon Young" - an 80's goth 'primer'

Simon wrote the excellent review of the Cure’s Peel Session bootleg, and he’s now put together a mix (on Mixcloud) of 80’s goth.   Next time someone’s looking (or in need of) an 80’s goth primer, point them to his “80’s Goth Mixtape” –  138 more words

The Alcoves

13 songs about Alice

These are all songs about Alice. Or rather, these are all songs that could be about Alice. Whether or not the Alices they refer to are her or others of the same name is sometimes hard to tell. 371 more words