Dream Pop (Music subgenre)
Dream Pop is a a sub genre of indie rock which evolved throughout the 1980s. The music combines elements of post punk and ambient.
Dream Pop in Reviews
Music Review | posted 10.11.2015
Beach House
Thank Your Lucky Stars
Beach House surprise us with their second record this year. »Thank Your Lucky Stars« adds yet another facet to the band’s typical sound.
Music Review | posted 24.05.2012
Beach House
Bloom
The album booms with tantalizing intimacy, allowing the listener to peek through the key-hole of a memory-filled room but never inviting them in.
Music Review | posted 02.03.2012
Memoryhouse
The Slideshow Effect
Natural, warm and elaborate. One piece leads to the other, one track glides over to the next; everything is floating on the debut of Memoryhouse from Canada.
Music Review | posted 29.04.2011
Panda Bear
Tomboy
Tomboy has become the Hit Album that it’s been announced as. It doesn’t quite live up to Person Pitch and that’s its only flaw, really.
Recent Articles
Music Review | posted 16.09.2021
The Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble
Le-Le
On the threshold of acid jazz, »Le-Le«, by The Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble from Philadelphia, was released in 1987. Now comes a reissue.
Music News | posted 02.09.2021
Niklas Wandt
Exclusive Edition: »Solar Müsli«
After various collaborations and band projects, Cologne-based Niklas Wandt releases his first solo album »Solar Müsli" on September 17, 2021. Exclusively at HHV Records there will be a Curacao Vinyl Edition.
Music Column | posted 23.09.2021
Records Revisited
Primal Scream – Screamadelica (1991)
1991 – what a year for rock music. The albums by Nirvana, Soundgarden and Red Hot Chili Peppers released September 24, 1991 made rock become popular again. But »Screamadelica« by Primal Scream changed the whole genre.
Music Essay | posted 22.09.2021
The Beat Era in the GDR
Hostile takeover
Records from the Amiga label are widely available in Germany. In addition to pressings of international stars such as Michael Jackson, the Beatles or Bob Dylan, there was also a lot of music from the GDR itself that was released. Some of it is worth to be rediscovered.
Music Review | posted 16.09.2021
Jolly Mare
Epsilon
Mediterranean summer music: You have to imagine the sea of Jolly Mare on »Epsilon« as a cheerful one.