Genre: hypnagogic pop
Hypnagogic pop is a subgenre of indie pop that emerged in the early 2000s. It is characterized by its dreamy, lo-fi sound, often incorporating elements of psychedelic rock, shoegaze, and electronic music. The genre is heavily influenced by nostalgia for 80s and 90s pop culture, with lyrics often referencing childhood memories and cultural icons from that era. Hypnagogic pop is known for its hazy, surreal atmosphere, and has been described as music that sounds like it's playing in a dream.