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Category Archives: Synth pop

Red Sleeping Beauty – California

California is the latest single to be lifted from the current Stockholm long player and appears in three forms. The single itself starts in a sedate, folkish mood before synth … Continue reading

May 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Never Dream – A Synth Pop Mix

A mix covering a number of varieties of synth pop including 80s retro sounding synthpop, post-punk and coldwave, the darker side of synth pop and pure unadulterated pop music! Enjoy. … Continue reading

April 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? Three Synth Pop Releases

This weeks pack of three centres on three recent synth pop releases. Murheet – Musta Tähti The first track on this debut EP from Finnish act Murheet is simply immense. … Continue reading

April 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Red Sleeping Beauty – The Swedish Winter

The Swedish Winter is the lead single to be taken from the forthcoming album Stockholm by Red Sleeping Beauty. It’s a full on synth pop affair that can spark comparisons … Continue reading

April 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? Three, Maybe Four, From Bruxelles

Continuing my recent exploration of music released in the past three months tagged as Brussels or Bruxelles on Bandcamp. Route 77 – Route 77 Post-punk yesterday and some punk today … Continue reading

March 31, 2019 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? Post-Punk

This weeks pack of three feature three recent post punk releases. Angel-Maker/Lowfaith – Split A very strong split release featuring two tracks each from Indianapolis based Angel-Maker and Denver based … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

яблоня – устье

Another day, another Russian band and another trip to Google Translate. Today it’s Moscow based synth pop band Apple Tree with their song Estuary. It’s a slow burning, sometimes haunting … Continue reading

March 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

February Round Up #1

Before I have had even time to blink I have racked almost a century of emails in my bandcamp folder. Time to wade through some of those tracks that are … Continue reading

February 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

Фирма-однодневка – Ты знаешь

Another fine piece of synth based post punk via Russia and Фирма-однодневка or to give them their English name One Day Firm. It’s harsh, almost industrial listening as the electronic … Continue reading

February 5, 2019 · 1 Comment

Funeral Advantage – Black House

Funeral Advantage release their new EP/mini album Nectarine next month and Black House is the first track to be lifted from it. I am not sure if the track is … Continue reading

January 22, 2019 · 1 Comment
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