Bands That Changed Their Musical Style
7 October 2018, 18:30 | Updated: 7 October 2018, 18:31
Some bands - like Arctic Monkeys - are musical chameleons, flirting with many different styles over the years. Which ones have changed their sound the most?
Before: poptastic tinkly electro pop.
After: gloomy, moody electro ROCK.
Ocean Colour Scene
Before: shuffly baggy.
After: Mods mods mods.
Before: Stone Roses-influenced baggy.
After: Rolling Stones-influenced rock and roll.
Before: gloomy, long-raincoated post-punk.
After: Hi-NRG electro disco.
Before: eccentric, witty post-punk.
After: doom-laden, gothic soundscapes.
Before: retro garage rock.
After: “substance”-fuelled dance anthems.
Before: unskilled hardcore punk.
After: accomplished hip hop.