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.

Brand Slogan – ‘Most Likely to Fail’

Far Caspian – ‘Arbitrary Task’

Larmes Noires – ‘Sur la brèche’

Lumari – ‘Starlit’

Collective Fear – ‘Today’


Pine Barons – ‘Frantic Francis


The Ghost Of Helags – ‘Looking for Mary’

Bleary Eyed – ‘Wreck’

Oceans – ‘Breathless’

Velvet Beach – ‘Uncertainty’

Compiled by: Christos Doukakis