If The Smiths debut album “The Smiths” only sparked a spark of interest, then the second album of the band “Meat Is Murder” really created a subculture.
On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the release of the album, we recall ten albums that simply could not have been without this legendary creation of The Smiths.
The Stone Roses – “The Stone Roses”
Madchester would probably have happened without the “Meat Is Murder” (after all, it’s largely due to ecstasy), but it would have been much more boring. John Squire thanks Johnny Marr for guitar freaks and vibble wobbles on “How Soon Is Now?” on the American release of “Meat Is Murder” – inspiration Continue reading
“The Universe is a Divine Symphony for a String Orchestra”
Higgs Boson: Nick Cave – “Higgs Boson Blues” (2013)
“Have you ever heard of the Higgs boson blues? ..”
In any case, we definitely heard about the Higgs boson itself and the Large Hadron Collider, built by the CERN research center in Switzerland, inside which nuclear physicists carefully dispersed subatomic particles almost to the speed of light and pushed them together, trying to find the so-called “particle of God” “, or” brick of the universe. ” It is this particle that gives mass to matter in the Universe and has long been considered the missing link in the Standard Model. In 2012, physicists announced that they Continue reading
Marina Lambrini Diamandis worships reckless front-women from indie and rock groups, and she makes pop music herself.
While in 2012 she adhered to the image of an extravagant bubblegum princess, on “Froot” she shows her talent as a songwriter and creates a whole garden of electronic music, where, however, there is an entrance to guitars. Lena Ackermann met with Diamandis in Berlin.
Anyone who dives deeper into the world of Marina And The Diamonds from the Froot album will end up in a fluorescent orchard, where instead of Granny Smith apples grow cherries from the One-armed Bandit. In the title track of the album, Marina brings out sweet-voiced trills like “Frohohohot”, turning into flirty “Lalalalala”. In the text of the song, she drops a couple of octaves below and sings with the Continue reading