The Dream Academy

The Morning Lasted All Day: A Retrospective

July 29, 2014

Alternative Pop/Rock

The choicest cuts (and much more) from the sublime British dream pop trio are collated here on a two-disc anthology that culls the best work from their three LPs. Beautifully remastered and with ample commentary from frontman Nick Laird-Clowes.

- Timothy Monger

Bowery Electric

Beat

November 12, 1996

Alternative/Indie Rock

1996 sophomore album from New York City band set the dreary organic space rock of their debut to decidedly more electronic rhythms, spinning a trip-hop shoegaze hybrid of their own that was more beat-driven and anti-pop than when peers like Chapterhouse did something similar.

- Fred Thomas