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The Bends

The Bends
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I'm not much of a Radiohead fan, or Alternative Rock fan for that matter, but I like this album a lot. It has a lot of great songs and features a ton of great moments within those tracks. Planet Telex, The Bends and Street Spirit are great examples. I don't care to much for the slower tracks, other than Street Spirit, which moves my heart and brain like no other Alternative Rock track out there, b... read more
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Description: The Bends is the second album by English alternative rock band Radiohead, released on 13 March 1995. The Bends was produced by John Leckie at EMI's studios in London, and engineered by Nigel Godrich, who would go on to produce all future albums by the band. Featuring five charting singles, the album also marked the beginning of a shift in aesthetics and themes for the band, with greater use of keyboards, and more abrasive guitar tracks balancing subtler ones. The introspective post-grunge Radiohead style of Pablo Honey evolved toward more multilayered rock with cryptic lyrics and larger ideas, as the band and singer Thom Yorke r ... (more)
Manufacturer: Parlophone
Release date: 13 March 1995
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 0724382962625 UPC: 724382962625
Tags: Alternative (12), Rock (11), 1995 (10), British (8), Britpop (8), Alternative Rock (5), 1990s (5), Indie (4), Electronic (4), Album (4), English (4), Guitar (3), Parlophone (3), 1990's (3), Experimental (3), Inspirational (3), Radiohead (3), England (3), Innovative (2), Oxford (2)
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"“Creep” had turned them into a 10-legged karaoke machine, but The Bends showed that Radiohead were in it for the long haul. Thom Yorke’s paranoid, anti-modern worldview dominated, especially in the rattling title track and the plaintive beauty of “Fake Plastic Trees.” Standout track: “Fake Plastic Trees”"

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