The Riff
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The Riff

1992 In Albums: Dirt, by Alice In Chains

Grunge gets dirty

Dirt — Alice In Chains

Look, serious rock historians will tell you that there was really no such thing as “grunge” or “the Seattle sound.” They’ll say it was all a marketing trick, that the labels and media packaged some random rock bands together and presented them as some kind of Sad Boy Cinematic Universe.



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Bernard O'Leary

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