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Blue Lines
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excellent - so many types of massive attack sounds without doubt a real benchmark in the 90s music era. unmissable.
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Description: Blue Lines is the debut album by British electronica group Massive Attack, released on 8 April 1991 (see 1991 in music) by Virgin Records. Blue Lines is generally considered the first trip hop album, although the term was not coined until years later. The album was a success in the United Kingdom, reaching #13 in the albums chart; sales were limited elsewhere. A fusion of electronic music, hip hop, dub music, '70s soul music and reggae, the album established Massive Attack as one of the most innovative British bands of the 1990s and the founder of trip hop's Bristol Sound. Music critic Simon Reynolds stated that the album als ... (more)
Manufacturer: Virgin Records
Release date: 6 August 1991
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 0007777862282 UPC: 007777862282
Tags: Trip Hop (6), Electronic (5), Electronica (4), 1991 (4), Ambient (3), English (3), Dance (3), Album (3), Hip Hop (2), Virgin (2), UK (2), Alternative (2), Mp3 (2), Bought 2006 (2), Mark (1), M (1), Bristol (1), Downtempo (1), 1990's (1)
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"With this debut, the Bristol, England, trio and guests made a trip-hop classic before the term even existed. Dub bass lines, paranoid rapping and the lush vocals of Horace Andy and Shara Nelson make this a cross-cultural, downbeat treat. Standout track: “Unfinished Sympathy”"

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"BLUE LINES (1991) MASSIVE ATTACK Review coming soon... FAV TRACKS: "Safe From Harm"; "Be Thankful for What You've Got"; "Daydreaming"; "Lately"; "Unfinished Sympathy" "

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