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Question 1: A louder, more aggressive strain of dream pop came to be known as shoegazing; key bands of this style were Lush, ________, My Bloody Valentine, Alison's Halo, Chapterhouse, Curve and Levitation.
Souvlaki (album)Just for a DaySlowdiveCatch the Breeze

Question 2: These were followed by a stream of "post pop" bands like Travis and Feeder which led the way for the international success of bands like Snow Patrol and ________.
Chris MartinThe Scientist (song)ColdplayViolet Hill (song)

Question 3: Bristol saw the development of ________, which mixed house and hip hop music[13] and grime which mixed hip hop and garage.
PsybientDub musicTrip hopNew Age music

Question 4: [6] Other successful pop artists include Seal, Ting Tings, Mika, Dido, ________, Lily Allen.
James BluntHigh (James Blunt song)James Blunt discographyYou're Beautiful

Question 5: [19] Other clubs emerged to play the ever-splintering genres associated with the house music and rave scene, including hardcore techno, downtempo and trance, ________ and happy hardcore.
NeurofunkLiquid funkDrum and bassOldschool jungle

Question 6: Britpop emerged from the British ________ scene of the early 1990s and was characterised by bands influenced by British guitar pop music of the 1960s and 1970s.
Independent record labelAlternative comicsIndependent musicFanzine

Question 7: Early bands included The Pastels, The Shop Assistants and ________.
Beautiful FuturePrimal ScreamBobby GillespieScreamadelica

Question 8: These bands were soon joined by others including Oasis, Pulp, Supergrass and ________.
ElasticaBlur (band)Elastica (album)The Menace

Question 9: [16] There was also the development of trip hop as part of the Bristol scene, which mixed house music and hip hop, producing successful bands such as ________ and Portishead.
CollectedMassive AttackMassive Attack discographyBlue Lines

Question 10: [7] Particularly noticeable was the proliferation of British female black singers including Mica Paris, Caron Wheeler, Gabrielle and ________.
M PeopleHeather SmallUltimate Collection (M People album)Mike Pickering


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