I know, I know, I know. You’re sick of our obsession with shoegaze. But, there’s so much of it out there that is totally epic! Damn you! Despite having formed just last year, London’s Lull arrive fully realised. Guitars churn like an undertow in that unmistakably My Bloody Valentine fashion, but this is not simply a regurgitation of MBV’s signature sound. Lull are more direct, adding euphoria and copious amounts of melody. The groups new epic EP is out 2nd June and ‘Bubble Tea’ is the first taste of what promises to be a delectable treat (sorry about that).
Japanese Shoegaze bands and cultural reappropriation I’ve always been fascinated by acculturation, cultural appropriation, and reappropriation. It’s a contentious issue in rock n’ roll, whether...