The Shoegaze Thread

Discussion in 'General Music Discussion' started by AdamMaz, Oct 5, 2011.

  1. AdamMaz

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    Any other fans of this wonderful genre?


    Some basics for those unfamilar :wavey:









    For those in the know :yesway:









    Who has got more shoegaze to share?! I'm hoping to discover some new groups here :cool:
     
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    Catherine Wheel

     
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    mgh Betwixt and Between

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    i love the shoegaze/BM crossover stuff too!
     
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    ^lush^

    Saw them at Lollapalooza 1992!
     
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    Engineers are ace.
     
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    ElRay Mostly Harmless

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    As long as we don't degenerate into shoegaze vs. nu-gaze vs. gaze-core sub-threads, all will be well.

    Ray
     
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    Glad to see love for this genre! :yesway:

    Some familiar groups and some new ones for me to check out :fever:

    I'll post some of my lesser-known stuff later today, for anyone else that might be looking for some new stuff :metal:
     
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    ShadowFactoryX OMNIHILITY

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    WTF? nu-gaze? gazecore?

    who the heck has ever said those?

    ive never heard of any of the ones posted so far minus my bloody valentine


    three of my all time fav's:
    Iroha:


    Fragment.:


    of course...
    Jesu:
     
  10. elrrek

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    You might be interested in Loop:





    And The Soft Moon are a more active band seeing as they are playing out now:



    And 2|frail as well:

    2frail's Channel - YouTube
     
  11. AdamMaz

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    I'm digging Thousand Yard Stare, thank you!

    This Icelandic band has some serious guitar tone and boy do they really let it rip almost halfway in :cool:
     
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    ry_z Ikebana Noise Club

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    :wub:
     
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    Here are some of my suggestions. They lean more towards the ethereal side, but I supose they still count.

    Love Spirals Downwards




    Tearwave




    Autumn's Grey Solace



    That's all I can think of right now. Killer thread.
     
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    mgh Betwixt and Between

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    yeah, they never really made it, i did see them in about '92 supporting Chapterhouse in Manchester...cool night, wish i knew then what i do now!
     
  15. AdamMaz

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    I'm a fan of LSD, especially the Flux album :yesway:

    Tearwave sounds interesting, will have to check them out more in depth.

    I was wondering if/when the dream pop would commence...


    To this day, one of the best songs I have ever heard:


    Peruvian shoegaze/dream pop, reminiscent of Slowdive:


    Sadly, this more recent Montreal-based band broke up:
     
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    here's another modern band for you then...
     
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    celticelk Enflamed with prayer

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    Stonegaze!

     
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    Fucking ordered, thanks man.
     
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    tr0n djent n00b

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    This band is brill, they've been inactive for years but hopefully are bringing something new out in the not too distant.

     
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    I really liked the True Widow and Longview songs :yesway:
     
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