The Best Shoegaze Albums of All Time

1. Galaxie 500 - On Fire

Galaxie 500 - On Fire
September 1, 1989
Critic Score
95
5 reviews

2. My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

My Bloody Valentine - Loveless
November 4, 1991
Critic Score
92
7 reviews

3. My Bloody Valentine - EPs 1988-1991

My Bloody Valentine - EPs 1988-1991
May 7, 2012
Critic Score
88
7 reviews

4. My Bloody Valentine - m b v

My Bloody Valentine - m b v
February 3, 2013
Critic Score
88
34 reviews

5. Ride - Going Blank Again

Ride - Going Blank Again
March 9, 1992
Critic Score
86
5 reviews

6. Serena-Maneesh - Serena-Maneesh

Serena-Maneesh - Serena-Maneesh
August 29, 2005
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

7. Alcest - Écailles de Lune

Alcest - Écailles de Lune
March 29, 2010
Critic Score
84
6 reviews

8. Slowdive - Slowdive

Slowdive - Slowdive
May 5, 2017
Critic Score
82
26 reviews

9. Swervedriver - Raise

Swervedriver - Raise
September 30, 1991
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

10. Asobi Seksu - Citrus

Asobi Seksu - Citrus
May 30, 2006
Critic Score
81
11 reviews

13. Spectres - Dying

Spectres - Dying
February 23, 2015
Critic Score
80
7 reviews

14. Lower Dens - Nootropics

Lower Dens - Nootropics
May 1, 2012
Critic Score
79
20 reviews

15. Lower Dens - Twin-Hand Movement

Lower Dens - Twin-Hand Movement
July 20, 2010
Critic Score
79
5 reviews

16. DIIV - Oshin

DIIV - Oshin
June 26, 2012
Critic Score
79
20 reviews

17. Alcest - Shelter

Alcest - Shelter
January 21, 2014
Critic Score
79
8 reviews

18. True Widow - Circumambulation

True Widow - Circumambulation
July 23, 2013
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

20. The Telescopes - Hidden Fields

The Telescopes - Hidden Fields
August 7, 2015
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

21. Weekend - Sports

Weekend - Sports
November 9, 2010
Critic Score
78
12 reviews

23. Lush - Spooky

Lush - Spooky
January 27, 1992
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

24. Toy - Toy

Toy - Toy
September 10, 2012
Critic Score
78
16 reviews

25. The Horrors - Luminous

The Horrors - Luminous
May 5, 2014
Critic Score
78
24 reviews
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