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THE CULT is fronted by Ian Astbury on vocals and Billy Duffy on guitar.
Their music and albums at this point need no introduction as they have
cemented themselves over the years since they began in 1983, as one of
the greatest rock bands around. 1994 brought their self-titled sixth
album The Cult, sometimes also known as the “Black Sheep” album due to
the cover image.
Recorded with Bob Rock, It is a very personal album with a lot of the
narrative subject matter referring to Astbury’s younger years. Unlike
their previous albums, this one revealed itself more slowly with each
listen. This album is considered an overlooked and underrated gem and
preceded their 1995 break-up. The band reformed in 1999 and continues to
tour and release albums, including their most recent, 2022’s Under The