Let's Make Mixtapes

Keeping your childhood pop icons alive…even the ones you thought were dead.

It starts with a raspy, repetitive moan and then a simple bass line kicks in. Then the voice tells you to “breathe it in and breathe it out…” and before you know it, you’re an addict–for the Belgian band K’s Choice, that is. The single was “Not an Addict” from their 1995 album Paradise in Me, and it would reach number 5 on the modern rock tracks.

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It would be the band’s biggest mainstream hit. They would, however, continue to make albums–including last month’s retrospective, 25. What you may not recall, is that the band released a second single off of the followup to Paradise, 1998’s Cocoon Crash, which would climb to number 28 on the charts. So pass around the streaming player and take a hit of “Everything for Free,” and become a junkie for K’s Choice all over again…

 

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