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.

Linda Gardens – ‘Love Mechanism’

Future Coda – ‘Aura’

Lacing – ’92’

Sonic Apparitions – ‘The Chase’

Tokyo Tea Room – ‘Things Are Changing’


Night Hikes – ‘Vera’

Slowly – ‘Say No More’

Local Authority – ‘Call’

adult daughter – ‘plains of blood’

Blume – ‘Rewind’

Compiled by: Christos Doukakis