Introducing: New Ruins
The musical landscape is now more fractured than ever, with every genre and sub-genre finding an audience in cyber space and the pubs, clubs and concert halls of the world. However, it’s fun to see mini trends developing, and recently we have noticed a proliferation of synthesisers, programmed drums, and the distinct influence of that most musically heinous of decades, the ‘80s.
Of course, the era that gave us Prince, The Smiths, The Replacements, Husker Du, The Rain Parade, Three O’Clock, Game Theory and many more excellent artists, isn’t all bad…
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