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17. Swans - "My Buried Child" (1995)
Michael Gira's Swans project, which has been exploring musical extremes from the early 80s to this year's excellent album, The Seer, had a mid-90s period of (only) relative calm. Female singer/bassist Jarboe enabling a more nuanced range inside their brutal sound, a more gentle tool to express some horrible, horrible stuff.