Re: Trip-Hop Ques.

Erik Gaderlund (
Sun, 17 Mar 1996 17:13:54 -0600

>On Thu, 14 Mar 1996, cheverud wrote:
>> I have cd's from both Massive Attack and Tricky. I'm aware that they
>> were both born out of Bristol and what has, with Portishead, been coined
>> the Bristol scene. Some of the lyrics, the tunes even, are identical
>> on the two albums (Massive Attach--Protection, and Tricky--Maxinquaye).
>> Is there are common group member(s)? What is the relation?
>Tricky DJs/raps on both massive attack albums. Karmacoma and Overcome are
>the same song, Overcome being the newer version. (Hell Is Round The
>Corner and one Portishead song also share a common Isaac Hayes sample.)

Also, if I'm not mistaken Tracy Thorn (?) the vocalist on Tricky's album
was on massive attacks 'blue lines'.

erik g