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American Alternative Rock

   2007    Art
The rise of alternative rock in the USA. From its early underground days where bands like Black Flag drew inspiration from the DIY ethos of punk. We explore why the bands that emerged from the underground offered an alternative both to the established music industry and the prevailing politics. Bands like R.E.M., The Pixies and Husker Du, REM breaking into the mainstream charts with 'Losing My Religion', Seattle 'grunge' scene, culminating in the success of Nirvana's 'Nevermind'
Series: Seven Ages of Rock
Sonic Highways
Sonic Highways

   2014    Art
It Was Fifty Years Ago Today
It Was Fifty Years Ago Today

   2017    Art
Space Deepest Secrets
Space Deepest Secrets

   2019    Science
Ice Age Giants
Ice Age Giants

   2013    Science
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
The Art Mysteries
The Art Mysteries

   2020    Art
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle

   2018    History