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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
Cooked

Cooked

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Minimalism

Minimalism

   2015    Culture
Clarkson Farm

Clarkson Farm

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Wild Wild Country

   2018    Culture
Fierce Queens

Fierce Queens

   2020    Nature
The Cell

The Cell

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Clash of the Gods

Clash of the Gods

   2009    History
Engineering the Future

Engineering the Future

   2021    Technology