Tag Archives: 1988

30 Record Albums that are Turning 30 in 2018 – Part 1

The year was 1988…Stephen Hawking publishes “A Brief History Of Time”, Ben Johnson wins the 100m gold at the Seoul Olympics and is then disqualified for taking steroids, the first McDonald’s behind the Iron Curtain opened in Belgrade, “The Last … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Jr. ‘Bug’ was released on this day in 1988

Dinosaur Jr’s third album ‘Bug’ was released on October the 31st 1988 via SST Records. This was the last Dinosaur Jr. album with Lou Barlow until 2007’s ‘Beyond’.  

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Skinny Puppy’s ‘VIVIsectVI’ was released on this day in 1988

Canada’s Industrial gods Skinny Puppy released their fourth album VIVIsectVI on this day in 1988. VIVIsectVI (pronounced “Vivisect Six”) is the only Skinny Puppy album in which Dave Ogilvie is listed as a member of the band. “Dogshit” was released … Continue reading

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On This Day in 1988, Public Enemy released ‘It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back’

Public Enemy released one of the most politically charged albums of this or any generation on this day in 1988….’It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back’ took no prisoners and called everyone out. Now they got me … Continue reading

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Master T & the Super Hip 3 – The MuchMusic Groove (Video, 1988)

Thanks to Retrontario for digging up this throwback to the original days of The Nations Music Station MuchMusic.

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