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The Mission - Blue (1996)
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The Mission - Blue

The Mission - Blue (1996)
Gothic Rock | EAC Rip | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log | MP3 CBR 320Kbps | 12 Tracks
Scans(300dpi) Included | Sony/Dragnet | 484183 2 | ~395 + 161 Mb | FSonic, FServe

A slight return to form for the Mission, Blue suffers from being too little, too late. The greater part of their fan base had dissolved in the wake of the pedestrian Masque, and goth rock itself had mutated into the more metal-influenced stylings of bands such as Type O Negative...
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The Mission - Masque (1992) [Phonogram, 512 121-2]
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The Mission - Masque

The Mission - Masque (1992) [Phonogram, 512 121-2]
Gothic Rock | EAC Rip | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log | MP3 CBR 320Kbps | 12 Tracks
Scans Included | Phonogram | 512 121-2 | ~443 + 190 Mb | FSonic, FServe, Uploaded

It's not just that the Mission changed their sound, it's that they changed it numerous times on one album. For bands in the goth-pop genre, 1992 was kind of the breaking point: in England, shoegazer and baggy had changed everything, and in the U.S., Nirvana and grunge added a whole new barrier to Brits trying to break into the States. Some acts like All About Eve tried shoegazer, and to a certain degree, it worked, while others would embrace their Englishness full-on or would turn to America and turn up the angst. The Mission, for some strange reason, went for a little bit of everything...
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