GothCast Episode 28: Cocteau Twins


This time on GothCast we’re taking on the fan-requested Cocteau Twins. While beginning with a sound more aligned with post-punk, they  quickly established themselves as talented musicians who preferred to experiment with more ethereal sounds.This is definitely one of the more heated arguments between the hosts as they each argue for their favorite releases.


Lush - Blind Spot Review

After a 20 year absence, Lush is back. The pioneering shoegazers return to play a series of gigs and release a brand new EP, Blind Spot, which was released on 15 April. 288 more words

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Listen up! Cocteau Twins

This weekend I took a road trip to the Isle of Arran for my friend’s birthday. We listened to this Cocteau Twins song in the car, driving over glorious, undulating Scottish country roads (see Instagram feed!). 32 more words


LIVE SESSION: Cocteau Twins performing "Bluebeard" live on US TV 08/04/1994

LIVE SESSION: Cocteau Twins performing “Bluebeard” live on US TV 08/04/1994

One of the very few instances when the group would perform on USTV. Features several additional musicians, from the tour, to round out the sound. Track is from “Four-Calendar Cafe”.

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