LeBrock's 2016 smash retrosynth hit "Action & Romance" was fully remastered and re-released via FiXT back in February. As such, We thought this was the perfect opportunity to take a look at this "classic" album that helped launch LeBrock into the synthwave sphere.
The first thing you'll notice
Tim McEwan and Tyler Lyle, the Synthpop wonder duo behind The Midnight, made their 5th U.S. tour stop (Their 40th show ever) this past Wednesday in Columbus, Ohio. They played to a nearly at-capacity venue. Very impressive when you realize it was a weekday and
After coming in twice in our top 10 EP’s of the year in 2016 and 2018, Slvmber is back again with a delicious sophomore LP, “Teenage Crimes.”
This album is a luscious continuation of the inspired Slvmber sound – rich melodies wrapped in stuttering Com Truise
Back in 2018 we listed The Bad Dreamers as our number 1 top newcomer to retrosynth when it came time to do lists. Even though it’s been months since its release, their breakout debut album “Songs About People Including Myself” is still continually making waves
The sad reality as of today, dear reader, is that France could not disregard sci-fi and fantasy movies any more than it does if it tried. For a country known for its rich culture in animation, the film industry in the land of cheese, wine
The Russian based Corrupted Machines is out now with their debut LP, "Nocturnal." This is an impressive first showing, running the gamut from Synthwave, Hard Rock/Metal and Cyberpunk to a touch of dreamwave. Each track seems to really embody a certain surprisingly mature aesthetic that
The one and only DEADLIFE has returned in spectacular fashion, releasing his fourth and perhaps most experimental darksynth album, “Orphan.”
DEADLIFE’s darksynth banger “Bionic Chrysalis,” was a breakout hit, and many lauded him as a new darksynth producer akin to Perturbator, Dan Terminus, and Gost.
“Autoviolator” is the latest white-hot bloody-knuckle darksynth release from the Antwerp based Neoslave. His work has always been brutally dark but “Autoviolator” takes it to another level - cranking up the pressure and intensity beyond anything we’ve heard from him before. Fans of Gost, Perturbator
The most perceptive Parisians will have perhaps noticed an ever-growing sensation tingling their ears and fingertips. A blue incandescent moon has recently been sighted above the French skies, casting its neon glow upon the city streets, filling the air with its static electricity. The Synthheads’
The synth master himself Com Truise aka Seth Haley is back, announcing the new mini-LP “Persuasion System!”
This mini-LP will signal a bit of a departure from Haley’s previous work, as he leaves the past Com Truise narrative behind and is “settling into a new period
The devilish guitar master Shredder1984 is wrapping up his US tour with three shows left. This guy is an absolute maniac with the strings, and brings new depth to the metal-influenced dark synth genre. His latest album “Nemesis” is truly a fantastic piece of dark