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31 Essential Shoegaze Tracks

"Shoegaze" was not initially meant as a compliment. Like "impressionists" (used dismissively by an art critic in 1874), "Krautrock," or more recently "deplorable(s)," the phrase…
Zach Schonfeld | June 14, 2017 - 12:17 pm

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Swirlies – “Trudy” (Stereogum Premiere)

No, "Trudy" is not a new Swirlies song, but it is a great Swirlies song, one that deserves to be passed around over 20 years…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 8, 2015 - 11:05 am

Slumberland Records Is 20 Years Old

Which is kind of crazy. Just before my 18th birthday I put on a show at my Dad's "farm" that featured some of the earlier…
Brandon Stosuy | November 13, 2009 - 4:42 pm