Shoegazey

Shoegazing (also known as shoegaze) is a subgenre of alternative rock that emerged from the United Kingdom in the late 1980s by bands such as My Bloody Valentine, Slowdive and Ride. It lasted there until the mid-1990s, with a critical pinnacle reached from 1990–91 and a new zenith achieved again from resurgence in the early 2010s. The British music press—particularly NME and Melody Maker—named this style "shoegazing" because the musicians in these bands stood relatively still during live performances in a detached, introspective, non-confrontational state, hence the idea that they were gazing at their shoes.
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  • The soundtracks of agency creative departments

    … they like. Havas Playlist vibe: Au courant and mom-friendly Havas has a collaborative playlist, with DJs rotating across teams. “We’re listening to a Spotify list we call Havas Party, a curated playlist with a rotating set of DJs from across our teams,” said Cake business development director Matt Spector. That can lead to tension. Right now…

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