Music doesn’t have to take itself super seriously to be seriously good. Grangeweird, the latest split EP from Belfast synth warlocks Alpha Chrome Yayo and Danny Madigan is infectious for a multitude of reasons. While the melodies and production deserve mention, there is an undeniable
The Berlin-based Siamese Youth have released an impressive debut album, "Electric Dreams!"
Being newcomers to the synth world and the newest signing of NewRetroWave, you would never expect the beautifully crafted "Electric Dreams" to be a debut release - with one track even featuring Futurecop!
Strasbourg-based Billy Mays Band is out now with the thunderous release of "Introspection," an intense and upbeat synthrock foray through the cosmos!
Peppered with hints of cyberpunk an darksynth, this album is a fantastic example of rock in synth music done right. Never overpowering but always
Florida based king of hiding his face (and pretty much every other detail about himself) Trevor Something is back with another stunning EP, "Escape." This release that continues to bend genres, merging indie, chillwave, vaporwave, lo-fi, and an arthouse feel with some R&B vocals to
A quiet introvert by day and Black Mage by night, Franck has been leading the unsuspecting double life of a masked superhero for the past fourteen years with his alter ego known as Danger. Cited as a major influence and precursor by many of the
Barely two weeks after first having seen his terrific European debut performance at London’s Retro Future Fest, we are saddened to hear that Pittsburg’s Betamaxx found has himself in a tough spot during his recent visit to San Francisco last Saturday (August 10, 2019). After
The German king of authentic italo disco, Peter Zimmermann, has just released a white-hot seven-inch vinyl feautring two of his all-time best tracks, ' Luv Like Fire (Luv in 1979 Version ft. OsCar)' and 'Ranz statt Glanz (ft. Lady Diamond)!' This is hands down not a release
“New World” is an apt title for the latest album from Shawn Ward – better known as the legendary FM Attack. Between having a little girl, Stella, for whom his last album “Stellar” is named, and also moving from Mexico back to his native Vancouver
Ukraine-based synth wizard Earmake’s newest LP Parallels is a cosmic-tinged dreamscape of cinematic sounds, distinct grooves, and tight melodies.
Parallels opens with “Regulus”, a track that is distinct in the way that it tames the grit of the main synth into something melodic and beautiful. There
Marking his first European appearance onstage on July 27th at Retro Future Fest, Betamaxx may well be one of the most widely anticipated live shows of the whole evening. From his work on the Kung Fury score to his three essential full-length records, the Pennsylvania-based
Seven days from now, London’s Southbank will be hosting what is already setting out to be the undisputed Retro gathering of the summer. European retroheads, mark your calendars on July 27th if you haven’t already, because Retro Future Fest is a date you’re not going
Com Truise, aka Seth Haley called "Ultrafiche of You" a "love song," relating "