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Subject: Representative Pop Culture of Each Part of the '90s

Written By: velvetoneo on 06/26/06 at 3:08 pm

Late 1991-Early 1994: Nirvana and grunge music/style in general, Starbucks, house music ("Finally", "100% Pure Love", "Gonna Make You Sweat"), Seinfeld, Roseanne, Law and Order, The Simpsons, Reality Bites, Singles, Home Improvement, Beauty and the Beast, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Jurassic Park, Sleepless in Seattle, Tori Amos, RHCP, the whole "new sitcom wave", backwards clothing, Color Me Badd, Salt N' Pepa, Whitney Houston, Nickelodeon like RML.
Mid 1994-1996: NIN, Beck's "Loser", Pavement, Pulp Fiction, gangsta rap, Forrest Gump, The Lion King, Muriel's Wedding, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Britpop, Seinfeld, The Simpsons ("Who Shot Mr. Burns?" era), hemp, Blues Traveler and jam bands, Alanis Morisette, Beverly Hills 90210, Melrose Place, Clueless, Home Improvement, Striptease, Showgirls, Independence Day, third-wave ska and ska-pop, Liz Phair, Kevin Smith movies, "Gotta Be Strong", Mariah Carey.
Late 1996-Mid 1998: The Spice Girls, Friends, Frasier, Titanic,  7th Heaven, '70s revivalism and '70s nostalgia movies like The Ice Storm, Lilith Fair, the Macarena, Starbucks, Tamagochis, Furbys, "Semi-Charmed Life", Chumbawumba, Hanson, Marcy Playground.
Late 1998-Mid 2001: Nu metal, South Park, Celebrity Deathmatch, That '70s Show, TRL, The Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, Blink 182.

Subject: Re: Representative Pop Culture of Each Part of the '90s

Written By: Trimac20 on 06/26/06 at 7:31 pm

Quite a comprehensive list...

For the period 1996-1998: Aqua - 'Barbie Girl', Natalie Imbruglia, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Chunky black Ericsson Mobile/Cell-phones, yo-yos.

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