Shoegazing is a style of alternative rock that emerged from the United Kingdom in the late 1980s. It lasted until the mid 1990s, peaking circa 1990 to 1993. The British music press (notably NME and Melody Maker) called this genre “shoegazing” because the musicians in these bands often maintained a motionless performing style, standing on stage and staring down at their effects pedals while playing their instruments (hence, the idea that they were gazing at their shoes). Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: The Jesus and Mary Chain

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Tony Molina, tennis systemConcert
The Catch One
Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles, United States
34.047604 -118.3242

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NothingConcert Constellation Room
Santa Ana, CA, Los Angeles, United States
33.701959 -117.919452

4 going

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Tuesday 3 February 2015
Whirr, The VideosConcert
Bottom of the Hill
San Francisco CA, United States
37.765047 -122.396477

23 going

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Wednesday 4 February 2015
Rockwood Music Hall
New York, United States
40.722252 -73.988644
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Saturday 7 February 2015
DKFM Presents: The Bilinda Butchers, Crisis Arm, The Sleepover Disaster
The Bilinda Butchers, The Sleepover Disaster, Crisis Arm, Midwest MomsConcert
Peeve's Public House & Local Market
Fresno, United States

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Sunday 8 February 2015
MBV Nite w/Heavenly Beat [Captured Tracks] + The Bilinda Butchers + XO
The Bilinda Butchers, Heavenly Beat, XOConcert
The Echo
Los Angeles CA, United States
34.077745 -118.259985

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  • kassiamaia


    Wednesday afternoon
  • Ashluke

    You sound more stupid than shoegaze. That's for sure.

    last week
  • LCDnewOrder

    Can we take a minute to recognise just how stupid the word "shoegaze" sounds?

    last week
  • Haalf

    Cocteau Twins e My Bloody Valentine são legais mas os instrumentais abusante as vezes irrita

    21 days ago
  • Haalf

    best to stick with shoegaze

    21 days ago
  • RebelGlassZero

    I love shoegays.

    23 days ago
  • Haalf

    i hate shoegaze

    26 days ago
  • gcerick

    /mu/ core

    December 2014
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