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.

Cigarette – ‘Mood’

airhockey – ‘hidden by the sun’

It’s Sunday – ‘Comme un Fool’

Glia – ‘You’re Right’

The Musket Vine – ‘Sunflower’


Pink Milk – ‘Heart of Fire’

minihorse – ‘Drink You Dry’

why sun – ‘Eastern Love’

Gentle Ivanhoe Death Skulls – ‘Cedric’

Blaire – ‘Mimer’

Compiled by: Christos Doukakis