I was into Garbage back in the ’90s, especially when they dropped their second album, Version 2.0. It had the perfect mix of edgy rock with touches of industrial and trip-hop. It was a unique sound that no one else was doing. Truth be told, I kind of slept on the band in the 2000s and didn’t even really check for their last album, Not Your Kind of People in 2012 (I will rectify that).
However, their first single, “Empty,” from their upcoming album Strange Birds, seems to capture that essence that I was digging almost 20 years ago. I’ll definitely be checking for them this time around. Check it out: