Lush was a British pop band that formed in 1988. Throughout most of their career, Lush was adistinctive shoegaze/dream pop band that found
moderate popularity in their native country. Afterrecording and releasing several EPs, Lush released a compilation of these songs entitled
Galathat was mainly geared toward establishing an American fan base. Lush went on to release two LPs intheir signature style: Spooky
and Split. Their third full-length, Lovelife, adopted amore accessible, britpop-inspired sound. Lush disbanded in 1996 after their drummer,
Chris Acland,hung himself.