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My Bloody Valentine Bring the Noise to Birmingham

When you go to a gig and they hand out free protective ear gear, you know you’re in for an experience. Queuing at the O2 Institute in Birmingham to watch My Bloody Valentine (MBV), reminded me of waiting in line for the ‘Big One’ at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Whilst I was excited at the prospect of what was to come,  I was also pretty nervous about whether I would make… Keep Reading

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My Bloody Valentine

Led by guitar visionary Kevin Shields, My Bloody Valentine were one of the most unique bands of the alt-rock era, introducing a groundbreaking concoction of discordant effects and fragile melodies and kick-starting Britain’s late-Eighties dream-pop scene. After moving from New York to Ireland at age six, Shields befriended Colm O’Ciosoig, who shared his obsession with pop music. In 1984 the two formed My Bloody Valentine, named for a B movie,… Keep Reading

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