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Category Archives: Synth pop

Something For The Weekend? – Three Post-Punk/Synth Pop Acts

This weeks pack of three features three recent post-punk releases that are inspired by synth-pop. Handful of Snowdrops – The Four Winds Canadian post-punk veterans Handful of Snowdrops return with … Continue reading

January 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

Records I Like – The Best of 2019 (Part Two)

And here is the follow up to Part One. As mentioned in the oprevious post there is no order of preference and this mix contains indiepop, post-punk and synth-pop. It’s … Continue reading

December 25, 2019

Records I Like – The Best of 2019 (Part One)

So another year over and it was one of the best I can remember but given my memory of late that’s no strong ask. It started strongly in January and … Continue reading

December 19, 2019 · 2 Comments

Red Sleeping Beauty – New York City Girls

Red Sleeping Beauty have had a great 2019 what with the Stockholm album and all the singles & mixes taken from it. For their final (I presume!) release of 2019 … Continue reading

December 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Fanclub – Trespassing

The new single from Fanclub is a delightful mix of synth and indiepop. The synths drive the song whilst the guitars buzz around in support. The vocals of Leslie Crunkilton … Continue reading

December 7, 2019 · 1 Comment

Post Punk Tuesday

Human Program – Moons At The Gate Minimal synths crossed with some Peter Hook style bass riffs opens this EP in the shape of V1. Sounding like long lost outtakes … Continue reading

October 29, 2019 · 2 Comments

Холодный звонок – Генерал

I have been enjoying the EPs released this year by one man outfit Холодный звонок which roughly translates as Cold Calling. His (Dmitry Scherbakov) music is on the poppier side … Continue reading

October 17, 2019 · 1 Comment

Post-Punk Tuesday

Rounding up some more post-punk inspired tunes. Beryllium – Beryllium Not sure if these are unfinished tracks, demos or works in progress but on this debut release there are four … Continue reading

October 15, 2019 · 3 Comments

Something For The Weekend – Pick ‘n’ Mix

This weeks pack of three features three tracks that are drawn from different genres. Tara – Letting Go Tara present another dreamy track that meanders along it’s ethereal course. Shimmering … Continue reading

October 11, 2019 · 1 Comment

No Exits – A Post-Punk Round Up

Here are some tunes that may or may not make the next post-punk podcast. ELM – Death Of The North Swedish EBM veteran Peter Elm releases a new album on … Continue reading

October 9, 2019 · 1 Comment
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