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video: Bodywash – With Heat

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Montreal group Bodywash share another dreamy gem from their outstanding forthcoming debut LP Comforter in "With Heat", a gorgeous, misty slow-burner that fans of Slowdive and Beach House will adore upon first listen...

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video premiere: Launder – Chew

LAUNDER CHEW

Launder shares the dreamlike new video for what is arguably his dreamiest, prettiest track yet, the gorgeously bittersweet and moving shoegaze ballad "Chew". Filmed in 16mm by Ben Mullen, directed by Robbie Barnett, produced + styled by Lindsey Hartman, starring musician/supermodel Staz Lindes and Wyatt Noble, and shot from the perspective of Staz's cat. Watch below, and cop Launder's Powder / Chew double A-side 7" here.

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video: Ellis – All This Time

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Toronto's Linnea Siggelkow aka Ellis shares the prismatic video for one of the emotional highlights from her lovely 2018 debut EP The Fuzz, soon to get a much-deserved, proper vinyl release via Fat Possum. Video directed by Andy Friesen + Linnea Siggelkow. Watch below, look out for Ellis down in Austin at SXSW in March, and pre-order the record on limited coke bottle green vinyl here.

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listen to Kedr Livanskiy’s new spring mixtape

KEDR HEART

Russian Kedr Livanskiy’s spellbinding debut EP January Sun is hands down our favorite release of the young year so far. And if, like us, you've worn out the record's amazing first two singles, Kedr's just shared an eclectic new spring mixtape to tide you over until the EP's official February 19th release date...

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premiere: Ringo Deathstarr – Stare at the Sun

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Here's a soaring, dreamily hypnotic new jam from Texas shoegaze mainstays Ringo Deathstarr: the swirling and shimmery "Stare at the Sun" is taken from the group's forthcoming record Pure Mood, out in December via our friends at Austin's own the Reverberation Appreciation Society in North America and AC30 in the UK/EU...

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listen: Beach House share gorgeous new single Sparks

BEACH HOUSE SPARKS

Beach House unveil a dreamy new jam from their beautiful, long-awaited new album Depression Cherry: with its distorted, cascading washes of shoegaze guitar, "Sparks" isn't necessarily the most indicative of the whole record and the band's promised "return to simplicity" -- a promise on which they deliver gloriously, by the way -- but it feels like the perfect choice for the album's lead single, and a triumphant, achingly gorgeous return from one of our favorite bands...

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video premiere: Meishi Smile – Honey

MEISHI SMILE

Here's the new Eno Swinnen-animated video for Meishi Smile's soaring "Honey", taken from his album Lust, which is a glorious, very emotional, and surprisingly warm hybrid of "the cathartic afterglow of harsh noise, mixed with the joyful idealism of Japanese Pop and hazed out by the meditative sentiment of shoegaze...

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