|Originally posted by jonpile
Lush's album Split has to be, IMHO, the high point of the whole genre. Of course, it's no coincidence that it was the first album of it's kind that I purchased. Funny how that works...
A completely underrated album -- I got into shoegaze long before that, but was still heavy into Lush when that came out, when a lot of people were getting into other things.
|(Ok, one more: lately I've been listening to a Dutch group called "Seedling" - I would say they're borderline shoegazers, though slightly more pop-oriented than most...opinions? Has anyone else heard of them? AMG hasn't.)
Are you sure that it isn't Ling
by the group Seed? I have that album, it kind of looks like that...very good! I'll have to pull it out again, haven't listened to it in a while, but remember liking it muchly. Don't remember the shoegaze connection, though...
Just came out of a Sigur Ros show -- a must see! These guys are phenomenal! Visuals! Lots of new material from the upcoming album. Highly highly recommended. (And I envy any of you people in vancouver who are going to see them in a more intimate setting than I saw them...