10. Miles Matrix – Electrified!
9. John Mint - Modern Appeal
8. Com Truise - Arwarw
7. Kavinsky ft. Cautious Clay – Renegade
6. Arcade High – Glow
5. Phaserland ft.Glitbiter – Space Glide
4. Cinnamon Chasers – Lightchaser
3. Niky Nine ft.6S9– Warr
2. Starcadian – Neonhead
1. Waveshaper – The Phantom Machine
Joy to the world, the time has once again come for our year-end lists.
Once again, the past year has seen some incredible music videos honouring the merits of indie filmmaking, pushing the boundaries of the medium and breathing new life into retro-futuristic nostalgia.
10. Dynatron –
Following up on his triumphant comeback that was Mainframe, Waveshaper has blessed us with what may well be the most ambitious and downright spectacular Retrowave music video of the year.
NewRetroWave could not be prouder to bring you “The Phantom Machine”, an action-packed feast for the
Sweden’s synth maestro is back in business and has been working extra hard to send your senses into orbit. After 2 initial single releases that got our ears buzzing and our anticipation fired up, the new Waveshaper record Mainframe is finally here!
Fueled with that outrun
Stockholm-based Retrowave producer released the video to ‘Client’, off of his latest EP The Disk Hunter. Directed by Stiven Agoubi and produced by Cosmic Films, ‘Client’ is a colour-saturated, bittersweet tale of love, loss and remembrance.
So sit tight, hit the full-screen button and take a
Top 10 Retrowave Tracks of 2020
Top 10 Synthwave Tracks of 2020
10. Droid Bishop - "End Game"
9. Yota – “The Vibe”
8. Clyde Shelton – “Spending Spirit”
7. The Midnight – “America Online”
6. W O L F C L U B – “Electrify”
5. TOKYO ROSE – “TYRAEL”
10. Waveshaper - The Disk Hunter
The Gothenburg Synthwaver takes us on a night cruise through a majestic technopolis.
Listen to The Disk Hunter
9. Powernerd - Destroy to Create
Powernerd suits up in chrome battlegear and delivers an action-packed EDM-meets-Synthwave EP full of electrifying basslines and punchy beats.
Listen to Destroy
"Magnatron 3" is finally here! After months of waiting since the first announcement, the album was finally released today.
We had heard some fantastic singles ahead of release from Waveshaper, Wice, and Powerglove with PYLOT, and I am pleased to report that the rest of the
The third and final installment of the epic Magnatron trilogy is almost here folks!
Dropping next Friday, July 24th, "Magnatron III" is jam-packed with absolute fire tracks from some of the best hand-picked artists in the retro synthwave scene. Just listening to the gleaming production of
(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
ev.exi - Forget - Artist: ?
Filmmaker - Somber Realm - Artist: Faunes
Protector 101 - Killbots - Artist: Serhiy Krykun
10. Fixions - Sleepwatcher - Artist: Atomcyber
9. Peter Zimmermann - Vapor Disco - Artists: Riccardo Sabatini & PUNKSY
8. Trevor Something - Escape - Artist: Trevor Something
Featuring original tracks from artists Tokyo Rose, Power Glove, Alex, Waveshaper, Morgan Willis, and many more - the "In Search of Darkness (Original Documentary Soundtrack)" is much more than your average film score. With some of the top artists in the darksynth, cyberpunk, and synthwave