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Category Archives: Shoegaze

The Records I Like Mix July 2019

A new mix compiling tracks from the past month or so. Plenty of C86 influenced music this time alongside the usual mix of shoegaze, janglepop and alt-rock. Full Tracklisting: Death Of … Continue reading

July 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sicayda – Sown

I mentioned Go On by Sicayda towards the end of last month. The band have now released the full EP that Go On was taken from in the shape of … Continue reading

July 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Strangers In My House – Words

Kraków based Strangers In My House haven’t done things by halves on their debut track Words. It’s an epic, sometimes dreamy shoegaze track which keeps flowing in the right direction. … Continue reading

July 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sicayda – Go On

Opening with some ethereal, almost lost, vocals complete with pounding percussion and swirling guitars there is only going to be one winner on Go On. As the track emerges from … Continue reading

June 25, 2019 · 2 Comments

The Earth Earth – Story Is Wrong

Is it me or does Story Is Wrong by Japanese band The Earth Earth sound like it could have been taken from one of Ride’s first three EPs? After listening … Continue reading

June 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Records I Like Mix June 2019

A round up of releases from late, last month, early this and more. Featuring indiepop to dreampop and janglepop to shoegaze with some noise thrown in. Enjoy! Full Tracklisting: The … Continue reading

June 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Death Of Heather – Mind

Bangkok’s Death Of Heather deliver the goods on this absorbing dreampop track. It’s a song that features slow simmering guitars that echo profoundly alongside hushed vocals which sing of someone … Continue reading

June 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Flowerbed – Flowerbed

Texan band Flowerbed have been impressing with their tracks to date and this self titled EP cements that even further. Sounding like a cross between The Cocteau Twins and Slowdive … Continue reading

June 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

I Know Well That the June Rains Just Fall

Uejima Onitsura hit the nail in the head when he wrote that a few centuries ago as it’s been teeming down in London Town today. Well at least that gives … Continue reading

June 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Coming Up Roses – Fall

I am certainly not comparing Singapore based Coming Up Roses with the music of Wagner but the opening 50 seconds on Fall reminds me of Das Rheingold Vorspiel, which happens … Continue reading

June 5, 2019 · 1 Comment
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