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1. AR Kane - Lollita
2. Frazier Chorus - Sloppy Heart
3. Area - With Louise
4. Louis Phillipe - When I'm An Astronaut
5. The Chameleons - I'll Remember
6. Dead Can Dance - In The Kingdom Of The Blind The One-Eyed Are Kings
7. 14 Iced Bears - Hay Fever
8. Talk Talk - Eden (Edit)
9. Shelleyan Orphan - Tar Baby
10. Ultra Vivid Scene - A Dream Of Love
11. This Mortal Coil - Drugs
12. David Sylvian - Pop Song
13. Julee Cruise - Falling (Twin Peaks Theme)
14. Cocteau Twins - Iceblink Luck
15. Eternal - Sleep
16. The Dream Academy - Love
17. Lush - Breeze (Gala version)
18. The Wake - English Rain
19. Blow-Up - Heaven Tonight
20. His Name Is Alive - As We Could Ever
21. Penelope's Web - Lowsun
22. Cranes - Tomorrow's Tears
23. The Heart Throbs - Kiss Me When I'm Starving
24. Breathless - Over and Over
25. Kitchens Of Distinction - Hypnogogic
26. The Innocence Mission - Evensong
27. The Telescopes - Celeste
28. Secret Shine - Grey Skies
29. The Charlottes - Prayer Song
30. Spirea X - Signed D.C.
31. The Cranberries - Them
32. Drop - Within And Beyond
33. Spiritualized - Feel So Sad Glides And Chimes
34. The Ocean Blue - Ballerina Out of Control
35. Lycia - Ionia
36. Chapterhouse - Mesmerise
37. The Sweetest Ache - If I Could Shine
38. Levitation - Rosemary Jones (Coppelia Version)
39. For Against Today Today
40. Red House Painters - Japanese To English
41. Smashing Orange - Strange Young Girls
42. All About Eve - Some Finer Day
43. The Darling Buds - One Thing Leads To Another
44. Sweet Jesus - Your Baby Loves Me (Original Version)
45. The Sundays - God Made Me
46. Love Spirals Downwards - Stir About The Stars
47. Alison's Halo - Sunshy
48. Insides - Yes
49. Mazzy Star - She's My Baby
50. Bel Canto - Unicorn
51. Swallow - Cherry Stars Collide
52. The Ecstasy Of Saint Theresa - Fluidum
53. An April March - All The Flowery
54. Slowdive - In Mind
55. Half String - Sun Less Sea
56. Tse Tse Fly - Dog-Eared
57. St Etienne - California Snow Story
58. Blind Mr Jones - Hey
59. Drugstore - Superglider
60. Pale Saints - Fine Friend
61. Low - Stay
62. Dubstar - Just A Girl She Said
63. Mojave 3 - Where Is The Love
64. This Ascension - August Rain
65. The Autumns - Abbey In An Oak Tree

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Journey Through Key Tracks, Lesser Known Half-Lit Gems And Sleepy Pop Nuggets Of The 1980s And 90s. Featuring Mazzy Star, A. R. Kane, Cocteau Twins, Spiritualized, This Mortal Coil, Slowdive, Chapterhouse, Bel Canto, Julee Cruise, The Chameleons, Dead Can Dance, Talk Talk, Lush, Low And Many More. A Companion Set To 2016's 'Still In A Dream' Set. During the latter half of the 1980s, a wave of alternative artists began to explore a gentler, more ethereal sound, bringing a dream-like aesthetic to the rock and pop idiom. Taking it's lead from the UK (and the 4AD label in particular), this refined approach soon spread, particularly to the United States, slowly picking up the moniker "dream pop" - a catch-all term rather than a genre within itself. Curated by the same team as our successful 'Still In A Dream' 2016 shoegaze set, 'Cherry Stars Collide' explores that sound as it emerged in the mid-80s and proceeded to define a less grounded, more thoughtful approach to musical expression than was offered elsewhere. Fusing and blending with other genres along the way. - from the guitar driven shoegaze movement and proto-Britpop to the post 'C-86' generation and the nascent leftfield clubbing scene - that sound both drew in artists already operating elsewhere and inspired new artists to embark their own journey.