April has been a busy month for the Synthwave scene. With Bandcamp Fridays gaining bigger traction every month and most countries growing rife with promising hopes of live concerts making a comeback, it seems like this fruitful month is but a taste of the glorious
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
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
DRYVE is back with the amazingly catchy single, "City Nights," featuring some insanely catchy and hip vocals from FATHERDUDE!
Following his scintillating debut self-titled EP in 2020, "City Nights" is an upbeat toe-tapper track that just bleeds super cool retro vibes. This is one of those
UK producer Emil Rottmayer is back with yet another short but sweet dose of slick electronic music straight from the VHS era. Although we’ve yet to hear of a successor to 2018’s Descend, Emil Rottmayer is an artist who obviously values consistency over quantity. With
From the shadows born under the palest of moons, a red carpet of warm, fresh blood glows in commemoration of a grand hunting season to come. Russian producer Acryl Madness has reemerged from the darkness with his latest violent opus Kaidan, a tale of horror
From the desolate, infinite stillness of our ever-expanding musical cyberspace, Shenzen-based producer Ryan Hill, aka KAGAMI Smile, has hijacked the early April airwaves. The nature of the transmission? An aethereal excursion into forms set free from the confines of the physical realm, a sonic mass
The Berlin-based Siamese Youth has just dropped the delicious "Echoes of Tomorrow," their sophomore album from NRW! "Echoes of Tomorrow" is stuffed with layers of neon-drenched synth, sick guitar grooves, and supremely catchy pop influences that combine to create a fantastic album of next-generation synthpop.
The absolute legend Timecop1983 has returned to patrol our hearts with "Faded Touch!" This beautifully nostalgic album is catchy and heartfelt, pumping out what may be Timecop1983's most moving album to date.
It's been three long years since Timecop1983's last full length, with the darker "Night Drive"
It wasn’t any earlier than February 8th that London Dreampunk label Dream Catalogue had announced the end of their 7-year run, effective as of February 23rd. Yet here we are, a mere 5 weeks later, with news that the British label is back in business
This month of March will have been a seemingly quiet one to many casual listeners and fans of bandcamp electronic music. Whilst many patiently await the imminent release of Perturbator’s enigmatic new album, the retrowave found itself in a near-dormant state this month, as though
Gamers, retro-dreamers and hopeless romantics, you’re going to want to reach for your headphones for this one. Castroe is back in top form with a full-length album of retrofuturistic bliss. With its nine tracks and forty-minute runtime, Fall Into You is a concise album that