Lindsey Best for AOL I had a great time at Coachella this year, but I think…
- Posted on Nov 12th 2010 10:30AM by Pat Pemberton
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Members of Blur pose for a photo promoting their 1993 album 'Modern Life is Rubbish.' After touring the US in 1991, only to find Americans enthralled by grunge, the homesick shoegazers decided to reinvent themselves and create the perfect British pop record. While less successful than its follow-up, 'Parklife,' 'Modern Life' is credited with being the first Britpop record, opening doors for groups like Blur's archrivals, Oasis. The album title derived from a piece of stenciled graffiti in London.