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The 50 Best Shoegaze Albums of All Time

By Pitchfork

From Slowdive to Blonde Redhead—and yes, My Bloody Valentine—these are the records that rise above. See the full list.

40 songs

  1. 1.
    5:190:30
  2. 2.
    When The Sun HitsSlowdiveSouvlaki
    4:470:30
  3. 3.
    6:080:30
  4. 4.
    Several Girls GaloreMy Bloody ValentineIsn't Anything
    2:200:30
  5. 5.
    Leave Them All BehindRideGoing Blank Again (Expanded)
    8:170:30
  6. 6.
    4:030:30
  7. 7.
    Catch The BreezeSlowdiveJust For A Day
    4:210:30
  8. 8.
    Sweetness And LightLushGala
    5:210:30
  9. 9.
    7:350:30
  10. 10.
    6:190:30
  11. 11.
    10:020:30
  12. 12.
    PolyfusionSeefeelQuique
    6:230:30
  13. 13.
    5:150:30
  14. 14.
    Chasing A BeeMercury RevYerself Is Steam
    7:080:30
  15. 15.
    5:140:30
  16. 16.
    5:370:30
  17. 17.
    Sun DayJesuJesu
    10:030:30
  18. 18.
    5:510:30
  19. 19.
    4:110:30
  20. 20.
    Black MetallicCatherine WheelFerment
    7:180:30
  21. 21.
    4:380:30
  22. 22.
    For LoveLushSpooky
    3:290:30
  23. 23.
    The High FrequencyBardo PondAmanita
    6:510:30
  24. 24.
    A Short Happy LifeMedicineShot Forth Self Living
    6:400:30
  25. 25.
    5:200:30
  26. 26.
    6:570:30
  27. 27.
    7:410:30
  28. 28.
    3:410:30
  29. 29.
    3:580:30
  30. 30.
    6:240:30

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