Smashing Pumpkins, Bill & Ted, & Neutral Milk Hotel
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Erasure - The Neon
On their eighteenth studio album, Andy Bell and Vince Clarke return to their analog 80s roots …
Guided by Voices - Mirrored Aztec
A new month means a new Guided By Voices album. While that might be slight hyperbole, the second album of 2020 …
New 90s Episode
Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea
We revisit what might be the most influential 90s album on indie rock bands of the 2000s, Neutral Milk Hotel's In The Aeroplane Over The Sea
Very few bands can claim the influence and legendary status as Athens, Georgia's Neutral Milk Hotel. While the band released just a pair of records, an EP, and single in their ten years, 1998's In The Aeroplane Over The Sea has grown from critically appreciated to cult status over the past two decades. With enough distance from the release, it's easy to see why, as 2000s bands such as The Decemberists, Arcade Fire, Beruit, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, and more picked-up on the lo-fi, psychedlic sounds that countered the late 90s/early 00s mainstream push of processed and packaged third generation grunge, comically aggressive nu-metal, and sanitized pop-punk. Maybe the mystique was assisted by the long step out of the spotlight by singer/songwriter Jeff Mangum, who has never attempted a follow-up. Did he make his magnum opus, or was there nowhere else to go? Eric Norlander - DMO UNION
Collective Soul - Half & Half (EP)
My Morning Jacket - The Waterfall II
Bill & Ted Face the Music (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Featuring Weezer, Lamb of God, Mastodon, and Cold War Kids.
Smashing Pumpkins - Cyr (Single)
“Cyr” and “The Colour of Love” were recorded in Chicago and produced by Corgan.
Metallica - S&M2 (Live)
Features 20 songs (over 2.5 hours of music) from the two-night event that opened San Francisco’s new Chase Center
Coming Soon on Dig Me Out 90s
Season To Risk - In A Perfect World
Thanks to a pick by Chris M. soon we'll be checking out the 1994 album In A Perfect World by Season To Risk. Make sure to give the album a listen, leave a comment, and vote in the poll for the show. We'll be recording this episode on Sunday, September 6th at 9pm EST.
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🎙 From the podcast archive
An eclectic soundtrack from the Batman & Robin movie starring George Clooney, Chris O’Donnell, and Alicia Silverstone. Released: 1997
Our first Digging Your Scene roundtable takes us to the bands, venues, record stores, legacy and more of Chicago in the 1990s
Our second "In The 90s" roundtable dives into the divisive evolution of thrash metal pioneers Metallica
Where the 90s the ultimate decade for movie soundtracks? Can a great soundtrack redeem a mediocre movie?
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