SLOWDIVE - PYGMALION

SLOWDIVE

PYGMALION

1LP
IN

When Slowdive disbanded in 1995 music fans widely associated it with the demise of the shoegaze genre. Their last sign of life was Pygmalion (before they reunited in 2014)  and it was, after Just For A Day and Souvlaki a totally different and more abstract album.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Insert
  • # 12 - Pitchfork's 50 Best Shoegaze Albums of All Time
  • “A stylistic masterpiece” (AllMusic) / “Pygmalion remains Halstead and Goswell's masterpiece" (BBC Music)
  • 1995 album, including "Rutti", "Crazy for You" and "Blue Skied an' Clear"
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Catalog # : MOVLP604 Format : 1 LP, 180 gram Releasedate : 2020-08-14
Barcode : 8718469531424 Sleeve : 3mm Original Release : 1995 

Side A

1. Rutti
2. Crazy For You
3. Miranda
4. Trellisaze

Side B

1. Cello
2. J's Heaven
3. Visions Of La
4. Blue Skied An' Clear
5. All Of Us

When Slowdive disbanded in 1995 music fans widely associated it with the demise of the shoegaze genre. Their last sign of life was Pygmalion (before they reunited in 2014)  and it was, after Just For A Day and Souvlaki a totally different and more abstract album. Where the band attempted to put more song structures in place on Souvlaki, they began to incorporate more elements of ambient electronica on Pygmalion. Tracks like "Blue Skied An' Clear" and "Crazy For You" demonstrate that the songs are still there, somewhere -- they're just buried under more abstract sounds than before.

 

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Insert
  • # 12 - Pitchfork's 50 Best Shoegaze Albums of All Time
  • “A stylistic masterpiece” (AllMusic) / “Pygmalion remains Halstead and Goswell's masterpiece" (BBC Music)
  • 1995 album, including "Rutti", "Crazy for You" and "Blue Skied an' Clear"