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The Up-Turn

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A lot of musical events led to the eventual creation of alternative-rock in the early 80s.  While R.E.M. easily can be credited with establishing and bringing alternative to the mainstream, for inspiring R.E.M. the db’s have left there stamp on alternative’s history with their 1981 album Stand For Decibels.  Listen to the opening guitar riff and not much more needs to be said.

-PK

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