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.

Andrew M. Edwards – ‘The Only Story’

Prismatics – ‘Every Smiling Thing’

Color of Light – ‘Sunkissed’

Bootchy Temple – ‘Nowhere Else’

Vincent & the Noise – ‘Slow Dance Girl’


Bathe Alone – ‘Limbo’

Total Rubbish – ‘Someone Else’s Dream

 Tom Pretty – ‘Milkshake Tummy’

Hero No Hero – ‘Unseemly Dreaming’

Kevin Kaho Tsui – ‘Better Days’

Compiled by: Christos Doukakis