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Galaxie 500

Galaxie 500
Formed: 1986 in Boston, MA
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Disbanded: 1991
Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Dean Wareham, Damon Krukowski, Naomi Yang
Biography: Though criminally overlooked in their own lifetime, Galaxie 500 later emerged as one of the pivotal underground groups of the post-punk era; dreamy and enigmatic, their minimalist dirges presaged the rise of both the shoegazer and slowcore movements of the 1990s. The group formed in Boston, MA, in 1986 ...Read full biography
On Fire
Released: 1989
Label: Rough Trade
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Having already made a fine account of themselves on Today, the three members of Galaxie 500 got even better with On Fire, recording another lovely classic of late '80s rock. As with all the band's work, ...Read full review
On Fire [Bonus Tracks]
Released: 1989
Label: Rykodisc
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Having already made a fine account of themselves on Today, the three members of Galaxie 500 got even better with On Fire, recording another lovely classic of late '80s rock. As with all the band's work, ...Read full review