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Metamorphosis of The Century: Silverchair!

Young, Modern, Brilliant

In The Running for Album Of The Year: Silverchair’s Young Modern

Jesus god, who would have imagined that Australian’s most successful rock band ever could have progressed from sounding like a juvenile, more depressed version of Nirvana to becoming Roxy Music for the aughts? Silverchair’s latest CD, Young Modern, comes off like a heady, glossy amalgam of ’70s glam and The Beatles. And it doesn’t get much better than that for this girl.