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Modern Classics

The stories behind classic albums from the 21st century.

Modern Classic: Dizzee Rascal ‘Boy In Da Corner’

In our latest Modern Classic feature, Owen Jones explores a 2003 grime classic that changed UK rap forever.

Modern Classic: The Knife – ‘Shaking the Habitual’

In our latest Modern Classic feature, Owen Jones takes a look back at The Knife's final album, 'Shaking the Habitual'

Modern Classic: Actress ‘R.I.P’

Our latest Modern Classic blog comes from Owen Jones, as he takes a look back at Actress' third full-length, 'R.I.P.'

Modern Classic: Grouper ‘Dragging a Dead Deer Up A Hill’

Owen Jones write another amazing blog for our Modern Classic series, this time Grouper's 'Dragging a Dead Deer Up A Hill' is under the spotlight.

Modern Classic: Built to Spill ‘Perfect from Now On’

Our latest Modern Classic blog comes from CAS Chicago's Sam Willett. This time he looks at Built to Spill's 'Perfect from Now On'.

Modern Classic: The Bug ‘London Zoo’

Owen Thomas Jones reveals why he thinks Kevin Martin's third LP as The Bug remains a foreboding premonition of the last year's political climate.

Modern Classic: Interpol ‘Turn on the Bright Lights’

Our latest Modern Classic blog comes from Emma Willibey as she takes a look back at Interpol's 'Turn On The Bright Lights'.

Modern Classic: Rustie ‘Glass Swords’

Owen Jones returns with another look at a Modern Classic, this time Rustie is under the spotlight.

Modern Classic: ‘Burial’ Burial

Owen Jones looks back at Burial's eponymous debut album as it turns ten years old.

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