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: Deerhunter

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Strange Matter
Richmond, United States
37.550505 -77.452935

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MoMA Nights with Widowspeak
Museum of Modern Art
New York, United States
40.761426 -73.977718

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Ghost DadsConcert
Young Ones
Kutztown, PA, United States

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Airs, FishbreathConcert
924 Gilman St.
Berkeley, San Francisco, United States
37.879505 -122.299296

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Sisu, Shark WeekConcert
Comet Ping Pong
Washington DC, United States
38.955991 -77.069829

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Friday 29 August 2014
Naomi Punk & Broken Water
Naomi Punk, Broken WaterConcert
Bunk Bar
Portland, United States
45.515399 -122.665659

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