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Primal Scream repped for "21st century slaves, a peasant underclass" during "2013," the opening track off the psych-lifers' upcoming
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In May, Primal Scream release their 11th album, More Light. For better and for worse, though, they remain defined by their third, Screamadelica. In the 22 years since that masterpiece, they’ve stumbled along, too often sounding like The Rolling Stones filtered through X Factor but they are the great cocky survivors of the rave era.
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Primal Scream's biggest cultural influence came with 1991 album Screamadelica, when they set a hippies-turned-ravers template for psychedelically inclined rockers embracing what was then not yet known as EDM...
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Primal Scream singer Bobby Gillespie tells Neil McCormick about getting sober and finding form with the band's new album, More Light.
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In the 26 years that Primal Scream have been actively releasing full-length records, they've traversed tremendous ground. From the bleary house-indebted psychedelia that populated early efforts (namely their landmark 1991 album Screamadelica) to the more straightforward rock records they've made in recent years, Bobby Gillespie and guitarist Andrew Innes - as well as a...
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Royal Albert Hall, LondonNow easing through the fourth decade of their career, Primal Scream have picked up a few admirers along the way. "I have known this lot for 20 years," says Noel Gallagher, introducing this Teenage Cancer Trust benefit show, "and they are undoubtedly one of the greatest bands to ever come out of Britain."But which version does he mean? Primal Scream...
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My Bloody Valentine are added to the bill for this year's T in the Park festival.
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