“Planet Earth, 1980s C.E., a miraculous tune swallowed every other sound on earth, transcending time from East to West. It was the sound of the Japanese idol. The essence of the idol sound long thought extinct has achieved its own evolution within the legendary satellite,
When you return home after travelling long distances, far and away through various time-zones, clouds, sunsets, you’re neither here nor there. You are probably somewhere in between the two trying to keep your mind and your body in the same place.
Morgan Willis is yet another french producer that has been steadily gaining notoriety in the synthwave genre. Seriously, what's in the water over there? Fresh off the successes of last year's mega-album, “Miami Calling,” (which carved out a solid spot on our “Top Ten Retrowave
When you first hear this song not only do you question ‘what decade is it from?’ but also, ‘what decade am I in?’
May 19th, 2017
Bachelor of Hearts – A Cosmic Funk Odyssey
A Cosmic Funk Odyssey by Bachelor of Hearts is OUT NOW! Download and/ or Stream it today!
Spacey synth notes collide with deep electro funk rhythms in this sumptuous five-track EP from Bachelor of Hearts. The understated
May 5th, 2017
Turboslash – EP II
EPII by Turboslash is OUT NOW! Download and/ or Stream it today!
If you’re into pure, uncut darksynth with coarse percussion and sinister synth melodies, then look no further than Turboslash’s EP II for your fix. This six-song recording is a genre-defining
New Electric Youth just released. Taken from Nicolas Winding Refn’s new Neon Demon-inspired compilation. Yes, he directed the movie "Drive" which literally paved the way for the scene!!
Have you ever had the experience of thinking your mind was existing in two different places simultaneously? You're faintly aware of another layer existing beside it.
This is just awesome. Visuals and audio are solid. Pay attention Retro overs. J-Synth is here!!!
Time to kick it into overdrive. New Retro Wave’s got a sweet track for all of you fans to check out. Here is “III” by 80s Stallone”.
Sunglasses Kid is a prolific UK based retro synth producer known for his collabs with Miranda Carey and Dana Jean Pheonix, and co-producing NINA's 2016 EP. His signature style is the most sun-washed type of synthwave that would perfectly belong in 80's teen/young adult movies.
Since having proven their potential and durability, the question amongst North American Synthwave fans has not so much been whether or not the French figureheads would someday reach the US venues, but rather WHEN that time would come.