Every Billboard Modern Rock Chart #1 through 2005, listed in order of preference.
November 16, 1996 - January 3, 1997
We could complain about bands like Pavement and Bush swiping sonic templates and mainstreaming the songwriting, or we could thank them for writing the sappy power ballads the Swell Maps and Pixies respectively failed to include on A Trip To Marineville
and Surfer Rosa
. When someone waters down another artist's innovations we get to have our cake and eat it too.Piss on self-esteem
Forward Busted knee
And I'm a simple selfish son