For example, Rock.
does sort of imply that rocks were once alive, which is frankly a rather scary thought for anyone alive in those times.
Underground, if it ever was a genre. Suppose it was more a scene.
Nu Rave? Klaxons and that lot?
New Wave Of New Wave.
That was one of the most exciting times in music ever. Who would have thought that SMASH and These Animal Men wouldn’t have gone on to be huge.
Not sure that was ever living?
Chillwave, the genre that only lasted one summer. And a glorious summer that was.
I had a bit of a soft spot for those. Some singles were quite good. But yeah…never going to change the world were they.
Would argue that the sound of chillwave has gone on to be quietly influential and that a lot of stuff coming out now owes a debt to Toro Y Moi/Neon Indian/Washed Out