Definitions

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  • proper noun British rock music

Etymologies

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Brit- +‎ rock; compare Britpop.

Examples

  • "Coupling the preening Britrock clichés of Spinal Tap with the edgy darkness of yuppie nightmare movies like Scorsese's After Hours, the film has a manic, propulsive intensity that culminates in a series of excessive and hilarious comic setpieces."

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  • Up The Bracket isn't quite punk, postpunk, or Britrock, but some attitude-laden, adrenaline-heavy combination of the three, attacking the eardrums with one infectious raver after another.

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  • Mad Manc Mark E Smith may have lost as many teeth as band members, but he deserves a special place in the Britrock hall of fame.

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  • Marmalade Skies ... reggae great Jimmy Cliff, punk iconoclasts The Stooges and Britrock pioneers The Hollies were set to be actress believed she might never win a Daytime Emmy, the godfather of punk

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  • They'll be inducted Monday along with reggae great Jimmy Cliff, punk iconoclasts The Stooges and Britrock pioneers The Hollies were set to be

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  • Inner Lights do, bridging the gap between swaying mid-'90s Britrock like Ride or The Verve and full-on '60s psychedelia, and it's just about guaranteed that any band with

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  • British band are delighted to receive award, but must honour their UK tour dates reggae great Jimmy Cliff, punk iconoclasts The Stooges and Britrock pioneers The Hollies were set to be

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  • What happens when the frontman of a huge Britrock band realises MTV is a mindless hellhole of vapid entertainment?

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  • Coachella magic was at work most of Sunday's closing date of the three-day festival in the Southern California, from the hot-rockin 'Gaslight Anthem out of New Jersey to headliner, celebrated Britrock mood icons the Cure, playing until the plug was pulled just shy of 1 a.m. Concert Review: Britney Spears

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  • Coachella magic was at work most of Sunday's closing date of the three-day festival in the Southern California, from the hot-rockin 'Gaslight Anthem out of New Jersey to headliner, celebrated Britrock mood icons the Cure, playing until the plug was pulled just shy of 1 a.m. Concert Review: Britney Spears

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