Oasis

From: Manchester, England

Active: 1994-2008

I first heard them: when "Supersonic" got a little airplay on Live 105

Sound: Britpop band obsessed with the Beatles

Further listening: Here's the song that really broke them in the U.S.:

"Wonderwall" (1968)

Further reading: …and here's a brief post I wrote about that song a few years ago.