The cyberpunk grandmaster Mega Drive has returned with the deliciously deviant "Neuroframe!" This incredible mix of darksynth and cyberpunk serves as a fantastic update to the Mega Drive sound, and in my opinion, is the best release we've heard from Mega Drive since his seminal
Filled with blistering retro synthwave bliss, "Wanderers" is the latest smash-hit album from The G! It's hard to understate just how nostalgic this record sounds, as it's filled with OG (pun intended) synth sounds that immediately take you back to when the genre was young
We don't often feature Vaporwave here at NRW, but this release is simply too good to pass up! Out now via Business Casual, 3D BLAST's latest release, "Here to Stay" is a truly groovy and uplifting mix of vaporwave, futurefunk, and plunderphonics featuring samples from
Tonebox is back with a deliciously dark new EP entitled "Last Encryption!" This is one of the most nasty releases we've heard in a while—and not one you want to miss!
Out now via Innerworks records for the digital release and NRW for the physical, this
The album of the summer is here! Hotel Pools' 4th full-length album "Palmscapes" just dropped a couple of hours ago via Stratford Ct. Perhaps the best work from Hotel Pools yet, I'm pleased to report that "Palmscapes" is absolutely white-hot chilled-out fire!
Hailing from Portland, Hotel
Wayfloe is back in action with the stunning new EP "Ragnarok!" This EP is jam-packed with a high-intensity mix of cyberpunk and darksynth, and features some brilliant remixes from Pylot and Tokyo Rose! (Side note: didn't Tokyo Rose announce he was "quitting synthwave?" Hmm
Future Funk, Vaporwave, and Chillsynth - Oh my! Stratford Ct., Business Casual, and First Class Collective have all released astounding compilation albums within the last month, quickly selling out their physical copies. It's easy to tell why, as these three fantastic labels are on the
Another stunning chillsynth release has slid by, almost criminally under the radar. DavZ's sophomore album "Exotic Spaces" was released all the way back in January via the Midwest Collective, and somehow at the time of this writing, there are still a few tapes left!
System96 has a new double re-release on Eyewitness Records! The criminally chill "Emotion" and "Memories" were originally released in a bundle, but very quickly sold out. Now they're back in two sets of pre-orders so everyone will have a better chance at snagging these impressively
The one and only Michael Oakley is back with "Is There Anybody Out There," another stunning single that's even been remixed by the Eurodance legend Jon Campbell of The Time Frequency! This new single has been re-released with Queen of Hearts ahead of Michael Oakley's
LukHash's astounding sophomore NRW release "We Are Stardust" has been live for almost two weeks now, and so far the response from fans has been amazing. "We Are Stardust" peaked at #1 in the "All Genres" category of Bandcamp, as well as #1 in the
Yuni Wa's "True Ecstacy," out now via the First Class Collective, is a compilation of some of Yuni Wa's greatest future funk hits. This collection contains some of the best glitched-out synthy future funk tracks we've ever heard - hands down. We don't often feature