Category Archives: Shoegaze

Underground japanese post-rock dreamy music.
It deserves its own category. Close your eyes.

Mass of the Fermenting Dregs – Zero Comma, Irotoridori No Sekai Part 5/5: 「ゼロコンマ、色とりどりの世界」

[Original Album Art, detail] So here we are with the final post of Zero comma, irotoridori sekai by Mass of the Fermenting Dregs. We started off with the last song from this CD and we’re going to end with the … Continue reading

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Mass of the Fermenting Dregs – Zero Comma, Irotoridori No Sekai Part 4/5: 「ONEDAY」 & 「 サイダーと君」+ 「RAT 」

Fourth post about Zero comma, irotoridori sekai by Mass of the Fermenting Dregs. This post’s song are 「ONEDAY」,「サイダーと君」and 「RAT」(bonus track). Enjoy! Mass of the Fermenting Dregs – ONEDAY [picture by Ilya Kuvshinov] Welcome to the new layout! Isn’t it pretty? … Continue reading

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Mass of the Fermenting Dregs – Zero Comma, Irotoridori No Sekai Part 3/5: 「ズレる」 & 「ひきずるビート 」

Third post about Zero comma, irotoridori sekai by Mass of the Fermenting Dregs. This post’s song are 「ズレる」and「ひきずるビート」 Enjoy! Mass of the Fermenting Dregs – ズレる [picture by Ilya Kuvshinov] Let’s write down something more interesting than what I think … Continue reading

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Mass Of The Fermenting Dregs – Zero Comma, Irotoridori no Sekai PART 2/5: 「終わりのはじまり」 & 「まで。情熱ミックス 」

Back in May I’ve translated さんざめく by Mass of The Fermenting Dregs, and I feel like keeping on translating songs from that album. So, there will be 5 posts about this album, the first being the one I translated in … Continue reading

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sawadarling (vocal: yori) – 夢無き明日のラブソング

[picture by harada miyuki, color edited] This song isn’t like anything else in the world. There’s nothing that could get close to this song’s sound and vibe. I just found it, and listening / reading to it was just like … Continue reading

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Mass Of The Fermenting Dregs – Zero Comma, Irotoridori no Sekai PART 1/5: さんざめく

[picture by Ilya Kuvshinov] I think that time is a spiral of things leaving marks here and there, but each time the spiral goes on the same place it went before, the mark gets weaker and dimmer. That’s why I … Continue reading

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Mass Of The Fermenting Dregs – たんたんたん

[official promo art for たんたんたん] I first translated a song by this band on 感激宴会 (kangeki enkai), but space, time, Atlantis whereabouts, ancient aliens and the Fermi’s paradox made me think about lots of things and stuff. Like, “why should … Continue reading

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ゆだち – 遠雷

[painting by Toni Grote] I have lots of requests still pending. While on one hand I’m avoiding getting through them because I think they’re not easy as I wish they were, on the other hand I’m simply being lazy. After … Continue reading

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My Dead Girlfriend – Watashi no Aishita Manatsu no Shinigami

[original picture by GUM, edited] Japanese shoegaze is something between japanese and western music, and that’s why I love it so much. Also, that’s why these posts are always wrote in romaji even in their titles. Romajis also appear on … Continue reading

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My Dead Girlfriend – Conception For Three Forms Of Unhappiness At The State Of Existence

[picture by johannes voss, detail] I guess today’s post is different from the others, a little bit more serious, and probably holds a bigger value than lots of previous ones. I want to talk a bit about it, about music, … Continue reading

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