It is not often a band is able to release a debut album filled with songs of such perfection that they would not only become instant favorites, but would later develop into cherished and iconic hard rock classics. But for Boston, a band started by MIT graduate Tom Scholz, such a fantasy became an instant…
August 21, 2014
Portishead, a Bristol-based band fronted by Beth Gibbons, released their debut album Dummy in 1994. During this time, England was facing a resurgence of Britpop due to Blur and Oasis both releasing critically acclaimed albums. In the U.S., grunge had reached its peak with alternative rock being one of the biggest genres in the nation….