February 4

My Bloody Valentine released the Tremolo EP. Four (well, more, really) incredible tracks that, to 18-year-old me, seemed like they were beamed in from another planet. 

Melody Maker called it “an embarrassment of riches”; NME called it “art-wank, no talent, ‘shimmer rock’ bullshit”.

“What we’re attempting to do is keep other people’s opinions completely meaningless,” said Kevin Shields.

And they did.

Here’s a great, unedited version of their interview for Snub TV at the time: