So 2017 seems to be the culmination of the summer of shoegaze – The Return. It doesn’t hurt that Twin Peaks – The Return is throwing the sounds of dreampop and shoegaze all across the ends of every episode. Shoegaze, dreampop, C86, neugaze, etc – there’s a ton of great music out there right now. In the immortal words of Rednexx, “Where did you come from, where did you go?”
Tonight – we delve into a chronological master class about “shoegaze”.
I. Origins – The Groundwork
II. All Coming Together – C86 / BritPop
III. When the Sun Hits – the Height of the Sound
IV. After the Squall – In Another Way
V. The Return
It’s summertime in the city – it’s Monday night. What the hell else are you doing?
Listen. Then comment at www.facebook.com/uptonafm and let’s start a dialogue.