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“sounds like M83 landing on the moon with Neu! playing in the background”. Drowned In Sound

“It’s been a while since we had a decent shoegaze record grace this world. Thanks to Nottingham six-piece Spotlight Kid’s ‘All is Real’/’April’, we have another. Atmospheric jangling guitars, tender vocals and an up-tempo rhythm- the sound will serenade you into a state of bliss and euphoria 8/10” Sound Lab

“With shimmering guitars and ethereal vocals, they take the building blocks of your favourite shoegaze bands and create something refreshing”. Music Week

“reinventing the wall of sound” XYZ Magazine

“if these two sublime songs are anything to go by, will be a glorious reminder of the hey-day of indie rock. A lovely introduction to a band who will hopefully develop into something truly special”. Sonic Abuse

“This is an awesome single…All Is Real reminds of Ride and that’s an awesome thing”. The POP! Stereo

“Sounds great”. John Kennedy XFM

“I’m well impressed with Spotlight kid”. IQ Magazine

“The music warps and folds just like you’d hope, and makes me wonder why Shoegaze ever went away in the first place”. A New Band A Day


We recently released an EP entitled “Crystal Dreams” and have been gigging like mad, The EP is available through and here are some nice live reviews and also some EP reviews to help break the deal….

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