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Category Archives: Synth pop

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 · 1 Comment

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 · 2 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 · Leave a 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

Red Sleeping Beauty and Cristina Quesada – Chicas De Madrid / Love At Third Sight

Chicas De Madrid sees Swedish indie/synth pop legends Red Sleeping Beauty join forces with Elefant’s Spanish Pineapple Princess Cristina Quesada. It’s written by Niklas Angergård of the former whilst the … Continue reading

August 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Auto-Vélo – Copernica EP

Auto-Vélo is the new project from Graeme Elston who has previously been in bands such as Love Parade, Astronaut, Eva Luna as well recording under his own name and being … Continue reading

August 10, 2019 · 1 Comment

The Records I Like Mix July 2019

A new mix compiling tracks from the past month or so. Plenty of C86 influenced music this time alongside the usual mix of shoegaze, janglepop and alt-rock. Full Tracklisting: Death Of … Continue reading

July 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Red Sleeping Beauty – Tonight EP

Red Sleeping Beauty lift Tonight as a single (are there any more tracks left on Stockholm?) and it’s another example of a pleasing pop track with joint vocals and synths … Continue reading

July 19, 2019 · 1 Comment

The Dreams Never End – Cor da Alma

Portuguese synth pop band The Dreams Never End (great name!) have been going for donkeys but this track, taken from the recent Orphans compilation via French label North Shadows Records, … Continue reading

July 14, 2019 · 1 Comment
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