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.

Laveda – ‘Better Now’

Miriam Clancy – ‘The Bells’

On Autopilot – ‘Equinoctial’

phobia quartet – ‘We Could Do That Though’

Pencey Sloe – ‘All OK’


ONBC – ‘Dive Bar of Dreamers’

Shikoswe – ‘Swimming’

Echodrone – ‘Winter’

Primal Wound – ‘Persepolis’

The fin. – ‘Gravity’

Compiled by: Christos Doukakis