To cap off a great year for retrowave music, I’ve compiled a
list of ten amazing newcomers to the scene from 2014. While the artists near
the top of this list are personal favorites, and some are more popular than
others, this list isn’t meant to stratify them.
NewRetroWave's Top Ten EPs of 2014
by Joey Edsall
10. Dynatron – Throttle
My list begins with the first release I reviewed for NRW. I
initially described the release as “confident“, and after months of
listening this still stands. Throttle Up has a thumping, driving quality
to it that never really
The Top 10 Album Artwork Covers of 2014
By Rhys Pearce
10. Le Cassette - Left to our own devices / Released on 10th July 2014
Artwork by Crystal Labs
'A real basic design here, but really effective. This kind of art was super popular during the 1980's and I
NONE OTHER THAN
DANCE WITH THE DEAD
SEND THE SIGNAL
THIS EP IS EVERYTHING!!
SEND THE SIGNAL by DANCE WITH THE DEAD
I recently had a chance to ask a few questions of Jesse Bishop, aka "Street Cleaner." The synthwave vigilante had some definitive, interesting answers for me.
Listen to and buy Street Cleaner's tunes!
Q:Tell me about your style in your own words, and about what music influences
Hello! First I wanted to thank you so much for taking the time to answer some questions. The NRW community loved your album and would love to learn more about you.
Hayley: The pleasure is ours! We're thrilled to be here.
Jared: Likewise, we are both followers
Manzur Iqbal of Futurecop! talks 'Fairy Tales' and his new Burger Joint venture with NRW
by Rhys Pearce:
RP - Thank you for taking the time to speak with me today, I understand things must be pretty hectic for you at the moment. How are you guys and
VISION - SUB ROSA
by Sam Haine –
following Void Vision as a fan since 2007/2008. From the days of seeing an
earlier incarnation performing at Digital Ferret when it was a full band and observing
with time the evolution into the stripped down eargasm
!RETRO LOVERS UNITE!!
This… Celebrity Crushes
Remember the time before
you discovered nudie magazines or what to do with it if you had it? Remember
watching the television from your bowl of Coco Puffs and seeing a woman that was
set apart from the others on screen. Remember how sometimes you’d