Eight Storey Window fused admiration for disparate sounds of the early '90s, the lush atmospherics of shoegaze and the angsty din of grunge, imbuing a sense of prog rock along the way during their short-lived existence. The hard-edged band released a decent self-titled album in 1995, but were unable to garner a decent-sized following or enough critical acclaim to sell many copies. The House of Love
's Terry Bickers
, who was in Levitation
at the time, leant his production and guitar playing skills to the record, but it wasn't enough of a selling point for most. The band apparently dissolved after its release.