Author Archives: NWshoegazer

About NWshoegazer

Over sixty, unemployed, and single, I am, apparently, of no use to anyone.

New Blog

I got tired of looking at this site, and trying to spruce it up seemed like more trouble than it was worth, so I created another username and played around with themes, graphics, and formats until I hit upon a … Continue reading

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Shoegaze y Dream Pop

The songs on this compilation are all from Latin American bands. Mexico and Argentina are represented three times each, Brazil twice, and there is one entry apiece from Costa Rica, Ecuador, Peru, and Chile. Unfortunately, my Spanish is terrible and … Continue reading

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Sexores

No, this is not an experiment to see if putting ‘sex’ in the title of a post will increase readership. Sexores is the name of a band, and a pretty good one at that. I was recently contacted by Emilia … Continue reading

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Aside Beside Seaside Decide (part 4)

Here, at last, is the fourth and final compilation in this series. There isn’t much need for me to say anything about it. I’d rather let the music speak for itself. Enjoy.   Track List 01. Lava Lite “Have You … Continue reading

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New Slowness Album due in June

… and there was much rejoicing throughout the land. Due to be released on the 3rd of June, How to Keep from Falling off a Mountain will be available in vinyl from the band’s website or as a download from … Continue reading

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Aside Beside Seaside Decide (part 3)

This compilation is kind of eclectic, some of the songs hovering near the fringes of Shoegaze—with a possible escapee or two. It was meant to be dreamier, more reminiscent of the soothing susurration of the waves gently lapping at the … Continue reading

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Aside Beside Seaside Decide (part 2)

This is not a collection of B-Sides in the usual sense of songs not quite as good as those on the ‘A’ side. After picking out almost all of the straight-up Shoegaze songs for aside, I was left with a … Continue reading

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