New Arcades - Into The Skyline
The lights go out slowly, the crowd holds their breath. The musicians get ready in the dark, fingers hovering over the synthesizer, guitar feedback reverberating, the singer enters the stage, grabs the microphone, the spotlight goes pure white, blistering neon,
Listen up and enjoy these select tracks, taken from VLLNS. Releasing on July 20th, 2018. Enjoy.
VLLNS by Dreamhour
Yes folks, more great news for this Friday! FM-84 has officially added dates for a mini Atlas Tour. The tour will span 4 days of synth from select locations and promises to be a huge affair. Please note that these tickets will not last long,
Few artists in the scene can make a release feel like an event the way that The Midnight can. Since the band’s debut with 2014’s excellent EP Days of Thunder, the duo comprised of Tim McEwen and Tyler Lyle has carved out a unique space
80s Stallone - Quantum Leap
Nobody sleeps when 80’s Stallone is awake. His driving pulsating synths bathe you in their melodics, a cathode blue maelstrom of sound. The rich humming of a television with no television, through to the past then back again. Power chords of
Protector 101 - Protect The Innocent
For those of you who grew up with Stallone, Schwarzenegger and Russel Protector 101 delivers a muscular sound of menacing synthwave. A neon street full of danger and excitement. A crimson highway racing chrome bumper to chrome bumber, riding in
From Hollywood Burns comes "Invaders," an innovative new experimental darksynth album that bleeds elements of avant garde, death metal, synthwave and even orchestral influences. With track titles like "Scherzo No. 5 in Death Minor," and "Carnal Encounters of the Third Kind," I was hoping this
The Moscow based Maniac Lover has released another sensation album album, "Vaccine." Expertly blending elements of industrial, darksynth and retrowave, "Vaccine" is a tense, morose, and wonderfully atmospheric delve into darker territory. Each track builds upon the previous - revealing a well crafted soundscape that
Arcade High - Only In July
Cinema lives within the music.
It’s difficult, impossible almost, to listen to Only in July without nostalgic waves hitting you thick and fast. At once a thousand movie scores you have loved and lost throughout the years.
The synthesizer at the heart
Futurecop! - Atari Warrior
The title paints a picture of a character imagined as a two-dimensional image trapped inside of a game. Synthpop plucks and retro riffs amongst some incredible fast-paced chiptune workouts. You’ll find yourself lost in the maze of the coding as if two
Mitch Murder Feat. Kristine - Feel The Air
Mitch Murder brings together a collection dancefloor grooves injected with retro influences, sliced-diced and transposed into 80’s sound set. All elements shuffling and fighting for prominence amongst the neon grid.
A rising washed out arp fills most of the
Hailing from Stockholm, Sweden, Robert Parker counts as one of the heavyweight veterans from the Synthwave scene. Having started as a producer in the 1990s’, the Synth wizard set foot on the retro music scene in 2009 as a well-versed songwriter and has been relentless