Nirvana. Pearl Jam. U2. A Tribe Called Quest. 1991 was a pop culture changing year. WXPN’s Mike Vasilikos explains why on Slacker.
What an amazing year 1991 was. Nirvana and Pearl Jam led the grunge rock charge with Nevermind and Ten, U2 released one of their best albums, Achtung Baby, and the hip-hop group, A Tribe Called Quest released the game changing The Low End Theory.
Other notable 1991 releases included:
Screamadelica – Primal Scream
Blue Lines – Massive Attack
Trompe Le Monde – Pixies
Gish – Smashing Pumpkins
Use Your Illusion I and II – Guns N’ Roses
Dangerous – Michael Jackson
Bandwagonesque – Teenage Fanclub
Girlfriend – Matthew Sweet
Foxbase Alpha – St. Etienne
Below, listen to WXPN’s Mike Vasilikos host the latest episode of Slacker radio featuring music from 1991.
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