indie rock

  • The Smiths

    The smiths form
  • Top of The Pops

    the smiths appeared on top of the pops with a bunch lof flowers instead of a microphone to show clearly that they were miming
  • Baaaare bands on the scene

    Bands such as the red hot chilli peppers emerged on the scene at this time
  • The Smiths first album

    Self titled album that sold extremely well and managed to reach no. 2 in the UK charts.
  • Even more bands burst onto the scene

    The Stone Roses, Radiohead and Happy Mondays are just a few of the many newly formed bands to make it onto the indie scene at this time