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.

The Lylacs – ‘Bliss’

Mount Mural – ‘Sickboy’

Bank Myna – ‘Aurora (Vi Ska Sova)’

Virgins at Heart – ‘Shaken Baby’

Lou Canon – ‘Invisible Desire’ (Époque Selector Remix)


1st Base Runner – ‘WXW’

T. G. Shand – ‘Seats’

 Tony’s Tears – ‘Gazing at the Border’

Buff Ginger – ‘You Corpse’

Bound – ‘The Bellows’

Compiled by: Christos Doukakis