Crush

Wednesday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Genres: Shoegaze, Dream Pop, Noise Pop
Host: Elise Polo

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 #180

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playing ethereal shoegaze/dreampop/noisepop that vaguely reminds me of the movie eternal sunshine of the spotless mind!! hope everyone has a great week <3

“Memory Lapses” – Echo Lake
“The Wounds That Won’t Heal” – Loveliescrushing
“I Don’t Know You” – Pink Playground

“Sad Colored Tears” – The Stargazer Lilies
“NeverChanger” – A Shoreline Dream & Ulrich Schnauss
“I Don’t Want to Lose This” – Ringo Deathstarr

“Untogether” – Lush
“Nineteen Ninety Heaven” – Nothing
“Mind-Blowing Voices” – Casino Garden

“Brightest Star” – Ringo Deathstarr
“Funerals” – Airiel
“Olivia On the Downbeat” – Panda Riot

Crush #179

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Authentic 90s shoegaze from the soundtracks of Gregg Araki-directed movies!

“Nowhere” – Curve
“Leave Them All Behind” – Ride
“Alison” – Slowdive

“Mesmerise” – Chapterhouse
“Undertow” – Lush
“Summer-Blink” Cocteau Twins

“Vapour Trail” – Ride
“I Have The Moon” – Lush
“A Thousand Stars Burst Open” – Pale Saints

“Intravenous” – Catherine Wheel
“Moonlight Medicine” – Ride
“Clean Coloured Wire” – Engineers
“Sweetness and Light” – Lush

Crush #178


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“Turbulent / Hydrodynamic” – Sianspheric
“Now I Know You Could Never Be the One” – The Meeting Places
“Faded” – Should

“Love Migraine” – Parannoul, Asian Glow & sonhos tomam conta
Sway, Fadeaway (Angel Version) – SPOOL
“Soul In a Jar” – The Veldt

“Camomile” – Swirlpool
“Everything with You” – The Pains of Being Pure At Heart
“One Day We’ll Grow Up and Nothing Will Matter in the End” – Cosmic Child

“Sugarcube” – Yo La Tengo
“Shallow Breath” – Slow Crush
“When Two Ends Meet” – Echodrone
“Control” – Dear Eloise

Crush #177


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Episode with my dad as a co-host! He was also a college radio station DJ at Auburn’s WEGL in the early 90’s! 😀

“The Perfect Girl” – The Cure
“While You’re Sleeping, I’m Dreaming” – Tamaryn
“Sunday is Monday at Midnight” – The Stargazer Lilies

“Autumn Sweater” – Yo La Tengo
“Teen Age Riot” – Sonic Youth
“Sight of You” – Pale Saints

“If I Told You” – Televise
“Breathe Salt” – Should
“Ex-Destiny” – AprilBlue

“I Wear Your Ring” – Cocteau Twins
“Never Understand” – The Jesus and Mary Chain
“Lit Up” – Lush

Crush #176


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Episode interviewing my mom, who was a college radio station DJ that played shoegaze/dream pop in its infancy in the early 90s! We’re exploring the precursors and founders of the genre.

“Sunrise” – New Order
“Plainsong” – The Cure
“Sugar Kane” – Sonic Youth

“Dogs of Lust” – The The
“Just Like Honey” – The Jesus and Mary Chain
“Bells Ring” – Mazzy Star

“Bluebeard” – Cocteau Twins
“Fallin’ in Love” – Lush
“Kill Rhythm” – Catherin Wheel

“What You Want” – my bloody valentine
“I Can’t Stop Smiling” – Velocity Girl
“Rhinoceros” – The Smashing Pumpkins


Hope everyone has a happy and safe holiday season! <3