The Verve

Long acclaimed as one of the most innovative and spellbinding bands on the contemporary British pop scene, the Verve finally broke through to a mass international audience in 1997 with the instant classic "Bittersweet Symphony." By no stretch a study in overnight success, the group's rise was instead the culmination of a long, arduous journey that began at the dawn of the decade and went on to encompass a major breakup, multiple lawsuits, and an extensive diet of narcotics. Perfecting an oceanic sound that fused the exploratory vision of '60s-era psychedelia with the shimmering atmospherics of the shoegazer aesthetic, the Verve languished in relative obscurity while waiting for the rest of the music world to play catch-up, creating one of the most complex and rewarding bodies of work in modern rock & roll long before most listeners even learned of the group's existence -- only to again fall apart at the peak of their success.

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  1. 7/29/2014 11:14:59 AMBittersweet Symphony
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  3. 7/23/2014 9:19:24 PMLucky Manhttp://itunes.apple.com/album/lucky-man/id724526995?i=724527591&uo=5
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  8. 6/23/2014 1:26:41 AMSlide Awayhttp://itunes.apple.com/album/slide-away/id724161120?i=724161126&uo=5