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June 17, 1990 | ROBERT HILBURN
As four members of the Stone Roses walked around a corner and onto Portland Street, one of the city's main downtown roads, a group of perhaps 100 teen-agers began screaming. But the screams weren't for the Roses. The Roses may be the toast of British rock, but they passed almost unnoticed as the youngsters--mostly 10 to 14--waited across the street for another group to come out of a hotel: New Kids on the Block.
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December 2, 1990 | ROBERT HILBURN, Robert Hilburn is The Times' Pop Music Critic.
Rock Losing Its Grip as Other Genres Gain. That recent headline on a Billboard magazine article documenting rock's dwindling share of the pop album market was sobering, but it wasn't unexpected. It has been clear for some time now that rock is no longer the creative heart of pop music. Rather than reflect the imagination and daring that it did in past decades, most rock deals shamelessly in hollow or recycled gestures--and all too often represents nothing more than casual entertainment.
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December 2, 1990 | ROBERT HILBURN, Robert Hilburn is The Times' Pop Music Critic.
Rock Losing Its Grip as Other Genres Gain. That recent headline on a Billboard magazine article documenting rock's dwindling share of the pop album market was sobering, but it wasn't unexpected. It has been clear for some time now that rock is no longer the creative heart of pop music. Rather than reflect the imagination and daring that it did in past decades, most rock deals shamelessly in hollow or recycled gestures--and all too often represents nothing more than casual entertainment.
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June 17, 1990 | ROBERT HILBURN
As four members of the Stone Roses walked around a corner and onto Portland Street, one of the city's main downtown roads, a group of perhaps 100 teen-agers began screaming. But the screams weren't for the Roses. The Roses may be the toast of British rock, but they passed almost unnoticed as the youngsters--mostly 10 to 14--waited across the street for another group to come out of a hotel: New Kids on the Block.
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