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The Guardian
11 mins | May 13, 2020

Twisting my melon, man! The baggy, brilliant indie-rave summer of 1990

As the new decade dawned, indie and rave collided and a seismic party began. "'I remember going to parties and dancing on buses as we sped along the motorway – to Step On, Hallelujah, Loaded, Come Together, Fools Gold, The Only One I Know, Only Love Can Break Your Heart, Sit Down." Bands from Happy Mondays to Primal Scream relive that explosion of pills, thrills and endless possibilities to almost perfection. In the Guardian, Joe Muggs shares this nostalgic piece about a unique 90s summer in Britain.

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