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Album Review

Like most post-Oasis bands, Travis are determined to be a classic band, which means they are decidedly classicist in their approach. Travis have the traditional Britpop influences — Beatles, Kinks, Small Faces, etc. — which are filtered through such '90s peers as the Stone Roses, Manic Street Preachers, and, of course, Oasis. Fortunately, they aren't tied to the '60s, like Cast or Ocean Colour Scene; they try to revitalize the traditions with harder backbeats and louder guitars, and Fran Healy's voice often strains at the edge of screaming. That approach can keep their conventional aspects entertaining, but what makes Good Feeling a successful debut is that Healy can write hooks, whether it's the anthemic "All I Want to Do Is Rock" or the stompy "U16 Girls." There are several slow spots on Good Feeling that illustrate how the group's sound has its limits, but it's a promising debut that establishes Travis as one of the better British trad rock groups.

Customer Reviews

Ace

Love this album. Didnt get it until after getting the man who. What a brilliant debut album.

Love it

Travis best album by far great raw sound

Superb

One of the greatest debut albums ever, every song is incredible (with the exception of Midsummer Night Dreamin) and it gets played at least once a week. Sadly they never topped this album in my opinion although The Man Who comes close. I hope they release a 20th anniversary edition with demos/live performances etc.

Biography

Formed: 1990 in Glasgow, Scotland

Genre: Alternative

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

Along with Cast, Ocean Colour Scene, Kula Shaker, and Embrace, Travis were one of the most prominent British trad rock bands in the mid- to late '90s. Following Oasis' lead of crafting down-to-earth, heartfelt songs in the vein of classic British bands from the '60s, Travis were more successful and enduring than some of their peers due to their lively, impassioned songwriting and performances. The group formed in Glasgow around 1990 as something of a lark for its members, singer/songwriter Francis...
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