The Best Shoegaze Albums of All Time

1. Galaxie 500 - On Fire

Galaxie 500 - On Fire
September 1, 1989
Critic Score
92
5 reviews

2. My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

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

3. My Bloody Valentine - m b v

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

4. My Bloody Valentine - EPs 1988-1991

My Bloody Valentine - EPs 1988-1991
May 7, 2012
Critic Score
86
7 reviews

5. Ride - Going Blank Again

Ride - Going Blank Again
March 9, 1992
Critic Score
84
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
28 reviews

9. Alcest - Shelter

Alcest - Shelter
January 21, 2014
Critic Score
82
8 reviews

10. Swervedriver - Raise

Swervedriver - Raise
September 30, 1991
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

11. MINT FIELD - Pasar de las Luces

MINT FIELD - Pasar de las Luces
February 23, 2018
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

13. True Widow - Circumambulation

True Widow - Circumambulation
July 23, 2013
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

14. Asobi Seksu - Citrus

Asobi Seksu - Citrus
May 30, 2006
Critic Score
80
11 reviews

16. Lower Dens - Nootropics

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

17. Spectres - Dying

Spectres - Dying
February 23, 2015
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

18. The Horrors - Luminous

The Horrors - Luminous
May 5, 2014
Critic Score
79
24 reviews

19. A Sunny Day in Glasgow - Ashes Grammar

A Sunny Day in Glasgow - Ashes Grammar
September 15, 2009
Critic Score
79
10 reviews

20. Lower Dens - Twin-Hand Movement

Lower Dens - Twin-Hand Movement
July 20, 2010
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

21. The Telescopes - Hidden Fields

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

23. DIIV - Oshin

DIIV - Oshin
June 26, 2012
Critic Score
78
21 reviews

25. The Horrors - Primary Colours

The Horrors - Primary Colours
May 5, 2009
Critic Score
78
18 reviews
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