Top 10 Newcomers of 2018
-2018 was a fantastic year for synthwave with new and established artists releasing vibrant and important works.
-Here are 10 of the best newcomers to the Retrowave/synthwave scene and the releases that need to be heard:
10. Rolly Rocket
9. Lost Outrider
8. Jessie Frye
Top Ten Collaborations of 2018
Collaborations. When two (or more) artists come together to mash together beautiful sound waves.
Music is truly at its most original when creative forces work towards a common goal, pushing one another further, inspiring, coercing, igniting their musical imaginations.
Here are 10 of
Top Ten Songs of 2018
What a year.
It's never an easy task to select the best songs to be featured on New Retro Wave channel within a year, especially given the incredible artistry and diverse range of sounds/styles that exist within the Retro Wave genre. It has once
GUNSHIP - Dark All Day - Album Review
Taking stylistic and audio cues from Carpenter's brooding shadows, Cameron’s neo-noir chrome, Spielberg's uplifting interstellar lights, Dark All Day perfectly riffs on all the 80’s sci-fi you adored from your yester-years-youth whilst exploring entirely ‘New Retro’ themes. The very
GUNSHIP are back again with another outstanding track and music video, taken from their sophomore album "Dark All Day". In this video, fans from around the world go nuts and recreate all their dearest 80s / 90s movie moments. GUNSHIP have been blown away with
Following up NINA's latest astounding album, "Sleepwalking," NINA has announced a US tour with Parallels! Check out the dates below to see when they'll be near you!
Nov 8th FUBAR DOWNTOWN
THE MIDNIGHT – The Nocturnal
In preparation for The Midnight's new album we take a look at their previous masterpiece 'Nocturnal'…
A VHS musical fueled adventure through much loved 80’s tropes, blending action, romance and horror in equal measure. Nocturnal promises not only splendid nostalgia-drenched-analogue-soaked sounds, but
Maethelvin - As We Were
A lazy VHS synth bent out of shape, mangled in the tape and beautiful for it. Trapped in the throbbing-to-pop sensation in your ears, adrenaline’s muscular drive through the veins.
Sharp moving leads, a painless thump of synths glistening like transparent fireworks.
Stunning synth duo The Midnight has announced their 3rd full length album, “Kids,” will be released on September 21st!
The Midnight is comprised of nostalgia wizards Tim McEwen and Tyler Lyle – who caught the hearts of synth fans in 2016 with their sophomore release, “Endless
ALEX of “Blood Club,” “Hero,” and “AKUMA,” is back in action with the new record “Simulations,” set to drop September 1st. The only available track right now is “Game Over (feat. Rachel Mcalpine)” – but boy is it a darksynth doozey! The synth perfectly compliments
The sensational Duett is back with “Cycles,” just in time for the end of summer!
This fantastic album is the third full length release from Duett – captained my UK based Ben Macklin – and an instant-classic. Building off the previous themes of the much lauded
“You Drive” is the latest fantastic project from Matthew Pusti, aka Makeup and Vanity Set, and Jasmin Kaset. The two have worked together before on numerous projects, and that familiarity is sonically palpable on this amazing release. Both artists compliment each other's particular style in