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Started by Sally, August 02, 2015, 11:25:31
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Quote from: Sally on August 02, 2015, 15:54:00I guess it reminds of the heavier and darker side of the Cure of the great Pornography period.
Quote from: Sally on August 02, 2015, 15:54:00I can see what you mean when you compare them to Killing Joke as well. Their album is getting lots of great reviews here but maybe you are less keen on the noisier end of things!
Quote from: Sally on August 02, 2015, 15:54:00... maybe you are less keen on the noisier end of things! Looking up on wiki it seems that frontman John Robb is from Blackpool like Robert was - wonder if they knew each other?
QuoteThe announcement of next year's 40th anniversary gig by The Cure underlines just omnipresent the Cure have been in our lives. The band built around Robert Smith have soundtracked the fallout from post punk, through the darkening so called 'Goth' days to the eighties Day-Glo lysergic pop to the ever schizophrenic battle between their light and dark with huge worldwide success. Of course this top 10 is not scientific. There is so much great music to sift through and so many phases of the band that everyone has their own version of, also much of the Cure's greatness has been in creating albums that are all consuming experiences but here we go...