Someone said that the 2020s be the decade of 1990s nostalgia. Time to move on the from ’80s. Let’s go with that. Eighties music, described in one word: stylization. Nineties music: sincerity.
The greatest visual moment in a ’90s music video is in Temple of the Dog “Hunger Strike,” those guys jamming out on a Pacific northwest beach under an evening sky. But the most quintessential Nineties sound is Candlebox “Far Behind.” Play it and feel the vocals:
Open thread, of course.