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    The 13 Best 2010s Alternative Bands

    Building a list of the best alternative bands of the 2010s gets progressively tougher as the decade progresses. Therefore, it may be best to set some guidelines to keep us on track before diving into our picks. We’ll judge these…

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    Did Liam Gallagher Write Any Oasis Songs?

    Oasis may be one of the most influential bands of the 1990s, known for their catchy tunes and iconic personalities, but who was the genius behind their tracks? The dynamic between the Gallagher brothers has always been tumultuous, and it…

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    The 15 Best My Chemical Romance Songs

    When it comes to the best My Chemical Romance songs, there are an abundance to choose from. This makes it difficult. Then when you consider everyone has hotly debated preferences for their favourite song, it gets a whole lot harder.…

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    The 15 Best Placebo Songs

    Listing the best Placebo songs for me is like picking your favourite ice cream in a shop that has 300 different flavours, it’s almost impossible. I’ll give it a go. For context, this band has sat at the top of…

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    The Origins Of The Smashing Pumpkins

    The Smashing Pumpkins are now known as one of the titans of alternative rock, but how did they get started? And When? Well put simply, the band formed in 1988 in Chicago, where Billy Corgan and James Iha decided to…

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    The 13 Best Biffy Clyro Songs

    Biffy Clyro are titans of the UK alternative rock scene. Since starting in 1995, while still at school, the band have gone from strength to strength. The reason behind their success is their diverse discography and their catchy songs. The…