Album of the Month

Album of the Month: Dr. Dre 'The Chronic.'

Album of the Month: Dr. Dre ‘The Chronic.’

Mark Kimber

Our final album of the year is Dr. Dre's controversial landmark g-funk LP 'The Chronic', which redefined the popular potential of the hip-hop form.

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Album of the Month: Dr. Dre ‘The Chronic.’

Our final album of the year is Dr. Dre’s controversial landmark g-funk LP ‘The Chronic’, which redefined the popular potential of the hip-hop form.

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Album of the Month: Fela Kuti ‘Gentleman’ & ‘Zombie.’

Plenty of musicians profess political and social ideals, but few follow through with the dedication that Fela Kuti had. We explore our November albums of the month ‘Gentleman’ and ‘Zombie.’

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Album of the Month: The Strokes ‘Is This It’

With a raw, fast paced, unforgiving sound The Strokes burst onto the scene in 2001 with ‘Is This It’ and were instantly hailed as the saviours of rock. The album would go on to be recognised as one of the most important albums of the noughties.

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Album of the Month: Björk ‘Homogenic’

The story behind the album that was both a healing process for the traumatised artist and her most experimental LP to date.

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Album of the Month: Michael Jackson ‘Off the Wall’

Off The Wall wasn’t Michael’s first solo album, but it was the opportunity to start from scratch–to put the Motown years and childhood star behind and become arguably the greatest performer in history.

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Album of the Month: Kraftwerk ‘Trans-Europe Express’

One of the most significant works in the Kraftwerk canon celebrates a European identity and reflects upon authenticity.

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Album of the Month: The Rolling Stones ‘Exile on Main St.’

In the face of adversity and a self-imposed exile, the world’s longest-running rock n’ roll band produce their most expansive work and one of the best LPs.

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Album of the Month: Radiohead ‘OK Computer’

We look back at the iconic ‘OK Computer’ as it turns 20 years old.

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Album of the Month: ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’

“I need to be surrounded by people as passionate and as dedicated as I am.” – Lauryn Hill

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Album of the Month: The Velvet Underground & Nico

“What we had was ambition and a goal … to elevate the rock and roll song and take it where it hadn’t been taken before.” – Lou Reed

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