California based producer Lucy in Disguise, aka Steven Romeo, is back with a deluxe and supremely spacey sophomore release entitled "Unknown Frequency!" A fantastic mix of chillwave and dreamwave, with a light peppering funk, listening to this album feels like taking a trip through uncharted
For those who do not know, Chromatics appeared on the premiere of Showtime's Twin Peaks revival screening. They were seen performing their song “Shadow” at the Bang Bang Club venue. Listen to the full song and enjoy the video here.
This weeks ‘song of the week’ is a LGHTNNG double bill-Sharks/ Run:
February 10th, 2017
Alex – Youth
Youth by ALEX is OUT NOW! Download and/ or Stream it today!
Powerful bass notes, artful percussion, and enchanting female vocals call out like a siren’s song on Alex’s Youth EP. This haunting piece of darkened synthwave is a memorable journey across five
I'm guilty of describing music in terms of hipster mathematics. Death Cab For Cutie + Neutral Milk Hotel = The Decemberists. That sort of thing. Fifteen seconds into "Cast Away", the opening track of Highway Superstar's Endgame, the musical arithmetic was firing away.
There is a moment in the opener Timecop1983’s
Waves EP that I swear I can hear the
progression of the genre as a whole. Not every artist has to strive for
progression within a genre. A lot of artists probably shouldn’t. Because NRW
concerns itself so much with music
You may have heard Tripped or Over Again—two really rad tracks by
MODERNS featured here on NRW's enormous YouTube channel. I'm looking to hear
more voices from artists in this scene, providing more definition and clarity
as synthwave discovers itself and what it's capable of as it goes
NONE OTHER THAN
THIS IS A LOVELY COMPOSED ALBUM WITH LOTS OF VARIATIONS AND TEXTURES TO ENJOY!
142. JOWIE SCHULNER - Emotronic diary by Werkstatt Recordings
From beginning to end, Tommy transcends into greatness. We are BLOWN AWAY by the high quality of this album and hope you will give this a solid listen.
Frequency Modulations by Tommy
TREVOR SOMETHING - SYNTHETIC LOVE - REVIEW
Synthetic Love by Trevor Something
It’s been a month or so since Trevor Something dropped his highly-anticipated and we are excited to finally get around to reviewing it here on NewRetroWave. Right from the album’s intro Trevor Something drops where