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The term alternative music (also often known as alternative rock) was coined in the early 1980s to describe bands which didn't fit into the mainstream genres of the time. Bands dubbed "alternative" could be most any style not typically heard on the radio; however, most alternative bands were unified by their collective debt to punk. Important bands of the '80s alternative movement included R.E.M., Sonic Youth, The Smiths, Pixies, Hüsker Dü, The Cure, and countless others. Artists largely were confined to indie record labels, building an extensive underground music scene based around college radio, fanzines, touring, and word-of-mouth. Although these groups never generated spectacular album s ... Read More


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HAPPY NUN (INSTRUMENTAL) - (by Fab Claxton)  Year: 2012
Fab Claxton A swingin', greasy, rockabilly inspired track with a creepy feel. There's something not-quite-right about this song, like a darkness lurks just beneath its surface. Suitable for darker moments, sleazy bar scenes, crime / heists. The chorus sound ominous but the chorus brings some positive relief. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (Instrumental) - Indie Rock, Alt Rock
562666 2:06 Medium 122   



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