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...Boston indie band the Magnetic Fields, led by Stephen Merritt, developed a unique sound within the city’s music scene. In 1989, Merritt, who had previously worked on his studio project Buffalo Rome, assembled a band for live performance...


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...Despite their reputation for comedic novelty, the music of Devo and its visual representations were built on an artistic interpretation of societal devolution. In early 1970, Gerald Casale and Bob Lewis met keyboardist Mark Mothersbaugh...
...The brainchild of composer, producer, and musician Trent Reznor (born 1965), Nine Inch Nails (NIN) became known in the 1990s for its controversial artistic approach and industrial sound. Reznor formed the group with the support of manager...

Montréal, QC (Anglophone)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: metropolitan area – 3,380,645 (2001); Anglophones – 426,600 (1996) A combination of geographical, economic, social and political factors have made Montréal an attractive place for Canadian...