Two legendary bands that defined two strongly related, if not inseparable, genres: A.R. Kane (interview) & My Bloody Valentine; Dream pop & Shoegaze. Textures & Reverb that is textures\/reverb. In brief, this column will gather 10 present-day shoegaze/dream pop (and around) tracks you should experience and very much likely won’t find anywhere else on the web, at least as a whole! So, pick up your glide guitar and relish the wall of sound.

SubLuminal – ‘Life of Vera’

Split Aura – ‘Forever Never Lasts’

Sunset Station – ‘Step Into Your Skin’

Linebeck – ‘Bed’

Odd Beholder – ‘Hurt’


Was a Wolf – ‘Out from Earth

Circle – ‘Sid’

Shady Cove – ‘High Divide’

Sigh Down One – ‘Durocher’

Sun Bear Hum – ‘Orange Peels’

Compiled by: Christos Doukakis