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Classics Revisited

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Idlewild – 100 Broken Windows

The tunesmithery beggars belief.


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Big Country – The Crossing

Big Country’s wonderful debut gets the revisit treatment.


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The Legendary Pink Dots – The Maria Dimension

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Jonathan Levitt offers another ‘classic album’ selection.


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Thomas Dolby – The Golden Age Of Wireless

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A “retro future by a retro-futurist” but there was more to Dolby than the zany boffin image suggested.


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Jeff Buckley – Grace

Few, surely, would dispute one of the greatest albums of all time. Red On Black revisits a landmark.


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Joy Division – Unknown Pleasures

The best Manchester album in the world ….ever?


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Lowlife – Diminuendo (+ singles)

Another cult classic deserving of further recognition.


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Catherine Wheel – Adam And Eve

Another nineties gem re-evaluated.


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My Bloody Valentine – Loveless

Loveless twenty years on.


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Pink Industry – New Beginnings

Guest article from Make Mine Music founder Scott Sinfield, who revisits a little-known, 80’s gem.


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The Chameleons – Strange Times

A band out of time. Brett Spaceman revisits one of his all time favourites.


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The Boo Radleys – Giant Steps

One of the albums of the nineties.


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Trashcan Sinatras – I’ve Seen Everything

The latest in our continuing album ‘Hall Of Fame’ series and it’s 1993 again!


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The Afghan Whigs – Gentlemen

Brett Spaceman is drawn to one of the darkest, most claustrophobic records in his collection.

Will you be too?


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Mansun – Six

In the second in our series of classic album re-appraisals, Brett Spaceman offers Mansun’s enigmatic masterpiece for our reconsideration.


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Kitchens Of Distinction – The Death of Cool

Commercial success may have evaded them, but still Jon Leonard looks back at a band that made “some of the most beautiful, emotionally-charged music of modern times”