At 1980 is set to release their latest synthwave / synthpop bombshell "Late Night Calls" next week on August 6th. But don't wait until then - preorders for physicals are already up and running out of stock!
At 1980's Beginnings in Synthwave / Synthpop
At 1980 is
Jessie Frye's "Kiss Me In The Rain" is scheduled to drop this Friday!
The singles released ahead of the album are the perfect example of fantastically catchy romantic synthwave and synthpop. Her longtime musical team mate Matt Aslanian has some wild production skills, and they really
At 1980 has just released their stunning debut album, “A Thousand Lives!” Comprised of the Spanish Adrian Quesada Michelena and singer Josh Dally, At 1980 is a new artist to NewRetroWave, but hardly a new artist to synthwave in general.
In fact, Josh Dally was featured on
“High Tides” is the latest release on NRW – but not the kind you’re used to. It’s a soundtrack EP for “Wave Break” – an arcade style SKATE BOATING retro shooter game, with “A splash of guns, kickflips, and explosions – set in an 80s
After slamming to the top of last year's best album list with his debut album, "Thanks in Advance", Ollie Wride is back in action with Jessie Frye in the white-hot lovesick single "Malibu Broken!"
This collaboration features Ollies' signature upbeat synth-pop style, drenched in beautiful vocals
(Very) Honorable Mentions
Peter Zimmermann - Through The Night (Part 1)
THROUGH THE NIGHT (PART I) by Peter Zimmermann
Florida Skyline – The Green Tapes
The Green Tapes by Florida Skyline
Arcade High - New Impressions
New Impressions by Arcade High
Megadrive - 199XAD
199XAD by Mega Drive
Billy Mays Band - Introspection
List from Steve Wilcoxson:
Top 10 Retrowave Songs of 2019
10. McRocklin & Hutch - One of Them
9. Michael Oakley - Push It To The Limit
8. FM Attack - Dark Blue Sky
7. Futurecop! - Star (feat. Computer Magic)
6. Kalax - Let Go (feat. Anton Vic)
5. Timecop1983 - My Delorean (feat. Primo)
4. FM-84 - Bend
Carpenter Brut - Blood Machines
(The only reason this isn't #1 is because it technically isn't a music video, and it's currently not available to stream. Check out the website here to see it when it becomes publicly available!)
Jack Stauber - Baby Hotline
Confrontational – Happy
Fans of FM-84 and retroheads with a sweet-tooth for strong, gripping male pop singers, NewRetroWave Records has got your Wride for the summer. His first name is Ollie, and you most likely know him as the voice you’ve heard on FM-84’s now classic Atlas record.
The Brighton based singer songwriter Ollie Wride is out now with his much anticipated debut solo album, "Thanks in Advance" - and I'm pleased to report this record lives up to it's hype!
Previously known as the vocal half of synthpop-dreamwave sensation FM-84, Wride has embarked
Welcome wavers to NewRetroWave Weekly Selection!
Friday afternoons mean one thing - the NRW Weekly Selection.
We're striving to bring you the best of the best. From outrun to darksynth, we have your weekend covered!
Check out who hit our top spots this week:
Ollie Wride - Thanks in
The Top Ten Retrowave Music Videos of 2018 are here! The criteria for this list was that the video not only have a fantastic retro aesthetic, but also contain a top-notch track. Retro and synth music is becoming more and more mainstream, and as such