PetShopBoys

MAGNET Classics: The Making Of Pet Shop Boys’ “Please”

The making of Pet Shop Boys' Please By A.D. Amorosi On the newest album from synth-pop’s drollest duo, Pet Shop
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MatthewSweet

MAGNET Classics: The Making Of Matthew Sweet’s “Girlfriend”

The making of Matthew Sweet's Girlfriend By Hobart Rowland By ’90s industry standards, Matthew Sweet’s Girlfriend performed well. It peaked
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TedLeo

MAGNET Classics: Ted Leo And The Pharmacists’ “The Tyranny Of Distance”

The making of Ted Leo And The Pharmacists' The Tyranny Of Distance By John Vettese On their third day in
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XTC

MAGNET Classics: XTC’s “Skylarking”

The making of XTC’s Skylarking By A.D. Amorosi To pick apart the XTC catalog is folly. Created by sons of
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TMBG

MAGNET Classics: They Might Be Giants’ “Flood”

The making of They Might Be Giants’ Flood By A.D. Amorosi It would be easy to think of They Might
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Tortoise

MAGNET Classics: Tortoise’s “Millions Now Living Will Never Die”

The Making Of Tortoise’s Millions Now Living Will Never Die By A.D. Amorosi Say the word “Chicago” now and you’re
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Grandaddy1

MAGNET Classics: Grandaddy’s “Sumday”

The Making Of Grandaddy's Sumday By Jud Cost Modesto, Calif. As a very young kid, I can barely recall seeing
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MagneticFields

MAGNET Classics: The Magnetic Fields’ “69 Love Songs”

The making of The Magnetic Fields’ 69 Love Songs By Steve Klinge The book of love has music in it
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Pavement

Exclusive Excerpt: The Making Of Pavement’s “Slanted And Enchanted”

Here’s an exclusive excerpt of the current MAGNET cover story. To read the whole thing, order a copy of the
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Mogwai

MAGNET Classics: Mogwai’s “Come On Die Young”

The making of Mogwai's Come On Die Young By A.D. Amorosi There is no better definition than redefinition, especially for
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TrailOfDead

MAGNET Classics: …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead’s “Source Tags & Codes”

The Making Of …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead’s Source Tags & Codes By Kevin Stewart-Panko
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MercuryRev

Magnet Classics: Mercury Rev’s “Yerself Is Steam”

The making of Mercury Rev's Yerself Is Steam By Corey DuBrowa The reply to the inquiry comes back the same
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Old97s

MAGNET Classics: Old 97’s “Too Far To Care”

The making of Old 97’s Too Far To Care By Matt Ryan By 1997, Old 97’s had two indie releases
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Spoon

MAGNET Classics: Spoon’s “Girls Can Tell”

The making of Spoon's Girls Can Tell By Corey Dubrowa Here’s what it nearly was: An album called French Lessons,
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BuiltToSpill

MAGNET Classics: Built To Spill’s “Perfect From Now On”

The making of Built To Spill's Perfect From Now On By Steve Klinge Photo by Dennis Kleiman The story of
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Superchunk

MAGNET Classics: Superchunk’s “No Pocky For Kitty”

The making of Superchunk’s No Pocky For Kitty By Eric Waggoner The sky above them was full black. Great quarter-ton
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Shins

MAGNET Classics: The Shins’ “Chutes Too Narrow”

The making of the Shins' Chutes Too Narrow By Ryan Burleson It’s the summer of 2003 and James Mercer is
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