Lucid dreaming is, in essence, when the person sleeping realises that they are dreaming.
It could be a slow confirmation or a sudden, sharp shock; either way, it's a moment when the imagination floods the outside world.
Hailing from Carlisle, The Lucid Dream make lengthy, tripped out psychedelic jams which threaten to break down the walls of perception.
A cult phenomenon along the lines of Spacemen 3 or The Brian Jonestown Massacre, the band's live shows are blistering displays of feedback, paranoia, guitar effects and Beach Boys vocals.
With their second album out now, The Lucid Dream have shot a new clip for highlight 'Cold Killer'. Dark, demented guitar music built around a lysergic tip, you can tune in below:
The Lucid Dream have confirmed the following shows:
7 Wrexham Un Deg Un
12 Bristol The Mothers Ruin
13 Liverpool The Magnet
14 Manchester The Roadhouse
20 Newcastle The Cluny 2
21 Carlisle The Brickyard
24 London Birthdays