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My favourite album by a long stretch. The review is right, it's brief but there's not a wasted note. A nautical theme exists throughout which lends it an otherworldly feel I can't quite articulate but it gives the album a cohesion Martin Phillipps never quite achieved before or since. The lyrics are sublime - tracks like Heavenly Pop Hit might seem twee and throwaway but it's an illusion. Don't Be - Memory stops me dead in my tracks every time. A special, special album.


Formed: October, 1980 in Dunedin, New Zealand

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

The Chills were one of New Zealand's best and most popular bands of the '80s, making a small but consistent series of chiming, hook-laden guitar pop. Both the songs and the arrangements were constructed with interweaving guitar hooks and vocal harmonies, creating a pretty, almost lush, sound that never fell into cloying sentimentality. Throughout their existence, the band's personnel changed frequently —...
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