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Watch – How Shoegaze Became Shoegaze

A new short documentary has uploaded to YouTube which is well worth a watch, whilst there are a few inaccurate facts its still a great watch. The thing I loved about this documentary is it mainly focuses on the era before the name shoegaze was created. Whilst many people still think of shoegaze as being […]

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Radio Show – 16th September 2020

Chapterhouse, The Telescopes, The Motorcycle Boy and Ride all feature on our album of the week this show. Heaven & Hell was a compilation album of Velvet Underground covers released in 1990. The album also featured Nirvana, James, The Wedding Present and Screaming Trees. You can hear a selection of tracks on the show. There’s […]

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Radio Show – August 12th 2020

This week’s show features Ringo Deathstarr with their 2011 album Colour Trip as our featured album of the week. Chapterhouse are live at the Marquee in London recorded in 1991. There’s a John Peel session track from The Telescopes recorded in May of 1989. Also on the show there’s the new Andy Bell single ‘Love […]

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Pentamerous Metamorphosis to be repressed

This is an album I’ve wanted a copy of for a while, any original copies cost an absolute fortune so am glad to see it has been repressed. In 1993 upon the release of their second album Chapterhouse asked Global Communication to reinterpret their new album and Pentamerous Metamorphosis is the result. This is an […]

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Radio show – 1991 the year shoegazing broke

This week’s show is a 1991 special, the year of shoegaze. We take you through the calendar year highlighting all the key releases, gigs and tv appearances of the bands. Here’s a selection of the items discussed on the show… Some of the bands were on the front of the music press. The vitriol from […]

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Radio Show -15th April 2020

This week’s show features Chapterhouse with their overlooked second album ‘Blood Music’. There’s a live track from Lush at Glastonbury ’92 and a Peel Session track from Lush. Also on the show there’s new releases from bdrmm, Sonic Boom and Pye Corner Audio alongside classics from My Bloody Valentine and Slowdive. This show was recorded […]