Pixies - Doolittle (1989)
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25 Of The Most Game-Changing And Influential Albums
19. Pixies - Doolittle (1989)
The marriage of noise and melody had been done before in the 1980s, with pioneers like Husker Du and Big Black, but it was Boston's Pixies who nailed the form completely. Tracks like Monkey Gone To Heaven, Tame and Debaser formed the template for what would morph into grunge.