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grunge

a style of rock music originating in the US in the late 1980s, featuring a distorted guitar sound
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grunge

/gruhnj/ 1. That which is grungy, or that which makes it so.

2. [Cambridge] Code which is inaccessible due to changes in other parts of the program. The preferred term in North America is dead code.
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When (Hanson's debut disc) 'Middle of Nowhere' came out, grunge was thriving and then all the other groups came along.
Critics, however, labeled the band ``Nirvana wanna-bes'' and wrote the Brit export as a grunge rip-off.
Hole: Despite Courtney Love's recent transformation from grunge queen to Hollywood princess, the band's long-awaited follow-up to its 1994 smash hit Live Through This should hit stores this fall.
Cool Fonts, specializing in strange display typefaces that range from grunge to bizarre
Yet anyone with an ear for hooks can hear the hits, and Cowboy has 'em--potentially more than any long-playing Erasure record since the duo's "Chains of Love" heyday, years before electronic music took on its current status as the savior designed to deliver a sagging music industry from generic grunge.
Alterlatino" features hard rock, grunge, pop, ska and reggae and all of the different variations and combinations including hits by alternative Latin stars like Mana, Shakira, La Ley, Molotov, Jaguares, and Aterciopelados.
It's hard to imagine Chris Cornell, alt-rock pinup and former frontman for Seattle grunge gods Soundgarden, soaking up the sanctified sounds of gospel.
Whether it's generic grunge, gangsta, dub house, or lounge revivalism, you may hear the grain of the voice, maybe the angst and the anger, but not the poetry.
Their first single, "Touch Me I'm Sick" (Sub Pop), has been called "the definitive grunge song" and was prominently parodied by Matt Dillon in the Cameron Crowe movie "Singles.
Organizers of the event that drew 5,000 said it's that kind of transcendence that has kept the Banjo and Fiddle Contest going for 39 years, through seven venue changes and hippie, disco, punk and grunge generations.
After grunge arrived a few years later and swept away all that came before, Alexander moved to Europe, where he had some of the dark adventures chronicled in ``Brainwashed'' (MCA).
The newest version has over 200 new fonts; several in new effects such as Grunge, Outline, College and Shadow.