40 relations: Able Treasury, AC Acoustics, Alternative rock, BBC, Brian Molko, Cooking Vinyl, Demo (music), Deus (band), Distortion (music), Drowned in Sound, Embrace (English band), Festive Fifty, Fire Records (UK), Glasgow, Independent record label, Indie rock, John Peel, Melody Maker, NME, One Little Indian Records, Ostinato, Pavement (band), PJ Harvey, Placebo (band), Recording contract, Scottish Arts Council, Spacemen 3, Stereophonics, Sunday Mail (Scotland), Teenage Fanclub, The Guardian, The Jesus and Mary Chain, The Jesus Lizard, The Scotsman, The Times, Thrum (band), Top of the Pops, Trance Syndicate, Victory Parts, White noise.
Able Treasury was the first studio album from the Scottish indie rock band AC Acoustics.
AC Acoustics were a Scottish indie rock band from Glasgow,Shepherd, Fiona.
Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
Brian Molko (born 10 December 1972) is a British musician and songwriter who is lead vocalist and guitarist of the band Placebo.
Cooking Vinyl is a UK-based independent record company, founded in 1986 by former manager and booking agent Martin Goldschmidt and business partner Pete Lawrence.
A demo (from "demonstration") is a song or group of songs recorded for limited circulation or reference use rather than for general public release.
Deus (styled as dEUSAs stylized by the band on all official artwork) is a rock band based in Antwerp, Belgium, whose only continuous members up to the present day are Tom Barman (vocals, guitars) and Klaas Janzoons (keyboards, violin).
Distortion and overdrive are forms of audio signal processing used to alter the sound of amplified electric musical instruments, usually by increasing their gain, producing a "fuzzy", "growling", or "gritty" tone.
Drowned in Sound, sometimes abbreviated to DiS, is a UK-based music webzine financed by artist management company Silentway.
Embrace are an English alternative rock band from Bailiff Bridge, West Yorkshire.
The Festive Fifty was originally an annual list of the year's 50 (though the exact figure varied above and below this number) best songs compiled at the end of the year and voted for by listeners to John Peel's BBC Radio 1 show.
Fire Records is a British independent record label, based in London, England.
Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.
An independent record label (or indie label) is a record label that operates without the funding of or outside major record labels.
Indie rock is a genre of rock music that originated in the United Kingdom in the 1970s.
John Robert Parker Ravenscroft, (30 August 1939 – 25 October 2004), known professionally as John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist.
Melody Maker was a British weekly music magazine, one of the world's earliest music weeklies, and—according to its publisher IPC Media—the earliest.
New Musical Express (NME) is a British music journalism website and former magazine that has been published since 1952.
One Little Indian Records is a London-based independent record label that rose from the ashes of punk rock record company Spiderleg Records.
In music, an ostinato (derived from Italian: stubborn, compare English, from Latin: 'obstinate') is a motif or phrase that persistently repeats in the same musical voice, frequently at the same pitch.
Pavement was an American indie rock band that formed in Stockton, California in 1989.
Polly Jean Harvey, MBE (born 9 October 1969) known as PJ Harvey, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, writer, poet, and composer.
Placebo are an alternative rock band, formed in London, England in 1994 by singer-guitarist Brian Molko and guitarist-bassist Stefan Olsdal.
A recording contract (commonly called a record contract or record deal) is a legal agreement between a record label and a recording artist (or group), where the artist makes a record (or series of records) for the label to sell and promote.
The Scottish Arts Council (Comhairle Ealain na h-Alba, Scots Airts Cooncil) was a Scottish public body responsible for the funding, development and promotion of the arts in Scotland.
Spacemen 3 were an English alternative rock band, formed in 1982 in Rugby, Warwickshire by Peter Kember and Jason Pierce.
Stereophonics are a Welsh rock band that formed in 1992 in the village of Cwmaman in the Cynon Valley.
The Sunday Mail is a Scottish tabloid newspaper published every Sunday.
Teenage Fanclub are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in Bellshill in 1989.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Jesus and Mary Chain are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in East Kilbride in 1983.
The Jesus Lizard is an American rock band formed in 1987 in Austin, Texas and based in Chicago, Illinois.
The Scotsman is a Scottish compact newspaper and daily news website headquartered in Edinburgh.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
Thrum are an indie rock band from Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland, formed in 1992.
Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music chart television programme, made by the BBC and originally broadcast weekly between 1 January 1964 and 30 July 2006.
Trance Syndicate was an independent record label founded in 1990 by King Coffey, drummer of Austin, TX band the Butthole Surfers.
Victory Parts is the second album by Scottish indie rock band AC Acoustics.
In signal processing, white noise is a random signal having equal intensity at different frequencies, giving it a constant power spectral density.