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: Cocteau Twins

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Sunday 30 November 2014
Planning for Burial
Psychic Teens, Street Sects, Hex CultConcert
The Grand Victory
Brooklyn, New York, United States
40.713682 -73.958712

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Monday 1 December 2014
Tashaki Miyaki, Chatham RiseConcert
Turf Club
Saint Paul, Minneapolis, United States
44.955846 -93.167933

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Tuesday 2 December 2014
Elvis Depressedly
Told SlantConcert
Washington DC, United States
38.916718 -77.024063

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Friday 5 December 2014
Ringo Deathstarr
Martin Savage GangConcert
Club Dada
Dallas TX, United States
32.784411 -96.784039

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Saturday 6 December 2014
Planning for Burial
Shana Falana, Sex Dream, In Another Castle, HarrowerConcert
The Alter
New Paltz, United States

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Mamma's Cave Presents:
Cosmonauts, Kingdom of the Holy SunConcert
Lo-Fi Performance Gallery
Seattle, United States
47.622913 -122.329314
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