Exploring British Contemporary RockBritish rock music is a force to be reckoned with. From the indie scene to metal, British artists continue to impress with their creativity and innovation. Even though many international listeners probably think of England as being home to nothing but pubs and old men in bowler hats, there has been a strong rock scene in Great Britain for decades now. These articles list some of the most impressive contemporary British rock bands.
Radiohead Has Everything in the Right Place for Contemporary Rock
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What Happened to The Stone Roses?
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The Bands and British Contemporary Rock
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What Happened to The Happy Mondays?
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