Aldous : A New Journey

  Aldous is a new synth artist on the scene hailing from Toronto who is skilled, refreshing, and putting a melodic twist on the Synthwave style. His debut EP release titled “Journey By Moonlight” features 5 tracks with heartfelt overtones and sweeping emotions. I found the albums sound to be a nice twist to the […]

Gunship Unleashes Armageddon

  SYNTHWAVE GETS A NEW MASTERPIECE The arrival of GUNSHIP (Dan Haigh, Alex Westway and Alex Gingell) on the Synthwave scene recently has caused quite a stir. Their new Self Titled Lp is beyond amazing with fantastic tracks, catchy lyrics, excellent vocals and wonderful remixes. Add a cool retro cover and you’ve got one hell […]

Kristine Returns With Full Length!

KRISTINE RETURNS TO THE RADIO The day you were never quite sure would ever come has arrived. Yes! Finally AOR retro queen Kristine has released a proper full length and this Self Titled Lp “Kristine” is packed to the limit with hits. Released on the well known Tuff! Em Up! imprint, the album has lot’s […]

Vector Hold’s Night Marauder Lp

THE NIGHT BELONGS TO VECTOR HOLD San Francisco based Synth Artist VECTOR HOLD has just released a masterful Lp titled “Night Marauder” on Aphasia Records. The Lp is packed full of 14 Tracks and there is something for everyone on this release covering a variety of styles from epic Darksynth styling to even Chillwave. Cover […]

The Night Has A New Sound..Who is Pylot?

THE STREETS ARE GLOWING RED Who is this mysterious newcomer PYLOT ? I have been asked that a lot recently and I have no real solid answer. He has two released tracks at the moment making the rounds, “Flashback” and “After Dark” on Soundcloud. I love them already and I am not alone. Of course […]

Sayak Striker Will Never Surrender

Sayak Strikes Back A little over year ago Sayak Striker released his amazing Ep titled “Face A”. It was clear Sayak was a serious presence in the Synth scene and I had hoped he would stick around. Well this late this February basically a year to the day, Sayak has returned with the aptly titled […]

Jupiter-8: Experience The Unknown

Take A Journey Into The Beyond I guess it’s hard to keep up sometimes, we have been listening to this release all week from Jupiter-8 called “The Unknown” and the minute I decided to post about it I realized, I don’t know where to begin. However instead of throwing in the towel early I have […]

Stratford.Ct Celebrates One Year

Happy Anniversary to Stratford.Ct Cheers and congrats to the eclectic and recently formed Del Mar, California label Stratford Ct. In a short time this imprint has put out an impressive array of releases in just one years span. Another cool aspect of this label is pretty much everything they offer is name your price, their […]

Gosling Teams With Jewel For Lost River

  Ryan Goslings anticipated Directorial debut “Lost River” will be premiering at SXSW this April and the soundtrack for the film is being helmed by his personal friend and collaborator, the charismatic Chromatics frontman Johnny Jewel. Jewel worked with Gosling previously on the Nicholas Winding Refn’s masterpiece “Drive”. On the “Lost River” soundtrack, Jewel enlists […]

John Carpenter’s “Lost Themes” Project

  Legendary Horror/Sci-Fi  director and composer John Carpenter, the man behind such films as Escape From New York, Halloween and Assault on Precinct 13 has recently released an album titled “Lost Themes“ on the Sacred Bones Label. I initially assumed “Lost Themes” was a collection of old recordings etc from some of his past films, […]