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Monday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Genres: Shoegaze, Dream Pop, Noise Pop
Hosts: Elise Polo, Oscar Cleveland

Exploring the pioneers of the sound in the 80’s up to today’s take on the genre, Crush explores lush soundscapes of shoegaze and bright tones of dream pop. Crush plays classics such as My Bloody Valentine, Slowdive, and Pale Saints as well as newcomers to the style: Pinkshinyultrablast, Ringo Deathstarr, Tamaryn and many more.

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Crush #226 – Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage month, so we wanted to highlight indigenous artists in shoegaze, noise pop and dream pop!

Photo Gallery: Black Belt Eagle Scout / Hikes / Bad Alaskan – I Heart Local  Music

pictured: black belt eagle scout

tonight’s tracklist:

a language disappears – zoon

habit forming – elemantra

worthless – sleepyhevd

sčičudᶻ (a narrow place) – black belt eagle scout

idi whaa – digawolf

you are the land – wihtikow

relocation – beatrice deer

wendigo – brian wallin

amaruq – status/non-status

koyaanisqatsi – senewa

starlight – nêhiyawak

hawk song – medicine singers

nana cosmica – coro acardenchado

plans – lindy vision

replacer – jeremy parkin

Crush #223 – All About Lily Chou Chou

<< Maybe I’m writing this because I want to scream out, “I’m here!” >>

prev. lisovapisnya — 🎬 All About Lily Chou-Chou 2001, dir. Shunji Iwai

we recently saw the movie ‘all about lily chou chou’ so we’re dedicating this episode to the movie, playing songs from the fictional band themselves + some other ethereal songs straight from the Ether~

tracklist for tonight:

kaifukusuru kizu – lily chou chou

white ceiling – parannoul

in a hole – plastic girl in closet

pilgrimmage – ichiko aoba

through – 800 cherries

pause – trpp

resonant dusk – autumn’s grey solace

urute – masakatsu takagi

breakbeats – pasteboard

cheese moon travel – electron sheep

stone – sugar plant

majorette – beach house

Crush #222

to celebrate our angel number episode, we’re playing dream pop from the heavens above~

Heavenly Music by Creezon

tonite’s playlist:

blown a wish – my bloody valentine

spooning good singing gum – cocteau twins

shiny tiny stars starlight mix – loveliescrushing

moments of absence – vision eternal

nova dive

inertia – violet oscillation

untitled #5 – CMD094

II eternity – swirl

today is a present – dandelions

coptic – fader

country rain – slowdive

shirley temple tidal wave – airiel

vapour trail – ride

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Crush #218

Hope everyone had a happy labor day ! 

Tonite’s tracklist – spotify

alife – slowdive

Breathe – Eternal

The Breakup – Fleeting Joys

Fall – Sway

Shirley Temple Tidal Wave – Airiel

Cotton Skies – Westkust

Vision Scraps – Lightning Bug

Like Before You Were Born – DIIV

Star – Dear Eloise

Breather – Chapterhouse

Sandy – Whirr

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Crush #217 – Grocery Store Sunset

Annie Zhang on Twitter: "just another tweet abt how incredible the sunsets  from your hometown grocery store parking lot are 🥺  https://t.co/rgO0ojVnbX" / Twitter

This week we began at our new time (6pm on mondays!) with a moody/melancholy playlist with the vibe of grocery store sunsets… capturing that melancholy feeling of leaving the grocery store during beautiful sunset.


Spotify link here


Playlist for tonite

kisses – Slowdive

Happen – Drop Nineteens

Don’t Fade Away – Beach Fossils

Inference (I) – Fog Lake

Lush – Chlorine

Gold Ribbon – Infinity Cutter

No Heaven – Big Blue World

How to Make a Person Happy – it was warmer then

Both Hands On the Wheel – Amateur Takes Control

Summer’s Gone – The Stargazer Lilies

My Angel Lonely – Wild Nothing

Alone in the Universe – The Daysleepers

Rainbow spell – TRPP

Last Night’s Haze – Star Horse

focus the present – A Shoreline Dream 

I'm not the only one to notice this right? : r/memes