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Garbage 'Version 2.0': Twentieth Anniversary Edition

Alternative rock band Garbage avoided the dreaded sophomore slump with the triumphant second full-length release Version 2.0 in 1998. Considered by many – including Shirley Manson herself – as the group’s best and most powerful album to date, the dynamic set contains many of the band’s best-known songs including: “Special,” “When I Grow Up” and “The Trick Is to Keep Breathing.” 372 more words

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'21st Century Breakdown': Breaking Down Green Day’s Second Concept Album

Green Day’s 21st Century Breakdown, the band’s follow-up to the epochal American Idiot, was one of 2009’s most eagerly awaited albums and it more than lived up to all of the anticipation. 234 more words

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Foo Fighters - Concrete And Gold

For the past two decades Foo Fighters have been gradually transforming from pop-grunge pioneers to stadium rock titans.

While their last album, the geographically conceptual… 429 more words


Quote Of The Day – 11 September 2017 - By… BUTCH VIG

Producer of Nirvana remembered Krist and Kurt during the Nevermind sessions…

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Garbage heading back to London

I’ve reported many times on here of my love and admiration for alternative rock pioneers ‘Garbage‘.  Over the last couple of years I’ve even had the privilege of seeing them live … topped off with the utterly surreal and amazing experience of actually meeting the band for a VIP meet and greet in 2016.   63 more words


Blondie + Garbage @ Mountain Winery, 07.05.17

Rock legends Blondie, on tour with Garbage on their Rage and Rapture tour, hit the Mountain Winery in Saratoga, CA on perfect northern California evening on July 5th. 37 more words


From Garbage to Greatness - Part 1

It was 1995. eBay launched onto the web. Digital Video Discs were released. You know, DVDs. Though the meaning changed soon after the applications for this format sky rocketed. 795 more words