THE FLOORSHIME ZIPPER BOOTS TOP 20 RELEASES OF 2015 at # 6 is Rock Back for Nepal Volume 3 (2-15 Patetico Recordings)! These top release picks are based on readers page views. We can’t everyone who has supported the compilation release.

Vol 3 featuring music by Un.Reason, Lazarus, Salvia, Novanta, This Forever Sky, Withershins, Clarence Mayhew, Corrosive Water, Sonora Coisa, The Paper Road, Hijos de Paul, Get lost Wire Avenue, Drass, Cthulhu Martini, Fovea, The Long Knives, and more

Artwork and design by Gardy Perez Ruiz



The Blog that Celebrates Itself interviews Rebecca Basye of The Emerald Down. They talk about their reissues with Saint Marie Records Mentioned are the bands Stellarscope, Skywave, Highspire, Alcian Blue, Presents For Sally, Strata Florida, Static Daydream, 93 Million Miles From The Sun, Seasurfer, The Churchhill Garden, Bloody Knives,Consolidated, Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy, Asian Dub Foundation, Stone Roses, J&MC, Ride, and more.


So honored to be included on SHOEGAZER ALIVE HALL OF FAME 2015 which include the greats: Mark Gardener, Adam Franklin, Shauna McLarnon, Paul Baker, Rachel Goswell, Emma Anderson, Stephen Lawrie, Nick Noble, Greg Wilson, Renato Malizia, Robin Allport, Matt Catling, Joe Shoegazer Giangrave, Matthew Bedford, Amber Crain, Saint Marie Records, Hatcham Ries, Del Chaney – (Primal Radio), Sonic Cathedral, Fuzz Club, Dean Shoegaze Bromley, Sounds Better With Reverb, Latino-América Shoegazer, Yogi Shoegazer Duncan.
Truly humbled to be on the list.
Obrigao meu amigo Pedro Damian!!!!




The Planet Of Sound

I have voted for Rock Back For Nepal (Volumes 1, 2, 3) by Patetico Recordings as my Charity Action Of The Year. It has been such an important cause and the compilation is quite incredible. Please check it out below and support this charity and its artists. 

VariousRock Back For Nepal (Volumes 1, 2, 3)

Patetico Recordings

Release: 20 July 2015

Indie Artists Around The Globe Unite for Nepal in Disaster Relief Series

Rock Back for Nepal is the first in a 3-part series of disaster relief compilations being released by U.S. indie label Patetico Recordings. The label is partnering with nearly 60 independent artists and several small indie labels around the globe to make this happen. They have all come together in order to raise funds for victims of the recent catastrophic earthquakes in Nepal. All money raised will go directly to the relief efforts.

The compilations are…

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Shoegaze Christmas Songs featuring Stellarscope, Sciflyer, Cocteau Twins, Crocodiles, Galaxie 500, The Ravonettes, Medicine, and more.


The Primal Music Blog


In her time, Sarah Cuthbert-Kerr has attended raves and rock clubs. She enjoys pedals, pizza and spy dramas. Sarah also plays guitar in Edinburgh-based noisemakers Wozniak and is co-founder of Morningside Young Team who put on gigs and put out records for discerning audiences who enjoy fuzz and confusion. The Primal Music Blog has been blessed to have somebody as committed to writing about the underground shoegazing scene as Sarah is. We’re looking forward to what she comes up with next year. Below are her top 5 releases of 2015:

” There’s been an avalanche of amazing music in 2015, and I have got to say thanks to Primal for helping me discover so much. Since taking on my privileged role as Primal reviewer, I’ve discovered lots of cool new stuff, and the eclectic collection of shows has helped too. So, thank you Primal! Choosing a top 5 is tough, and…

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Radio Hootenanny Week of Dec 14

Posted: December 15, 2015 in Uncategorized

The Hills Are Alive

Radio Hootenanny FM Menu – Week of December 14, 2015
our show this week features tunes from the likes of:
public animal
the dying arts
a total disappointment
the valveenus
spanish love songs
river groves
the stormalongs
todd allen
ben crosby
girl meets bear
golden fable
the cure 
pretty odd
chuckline rider
dubside RMS
dynamite express
will tun and the wasters
cold revolt
whiskey epiphany
sledding with tigers
tiger bomb
deep space cowboys
the easterdogs
Radio Hootenanny airs this week on these fine and dandy stations:

♫ CKLU 96.7FM Sudbury – Timeslot: Thursday Mornings 11am – 1pm ET

♫ CILU 102.7FM Thunder Bay – Timeslot: Thursdays 2-4p ET

♫ Caper Radio Sydney, NS – Timeslot: Tuesdays 8-10pm AT 

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