Post Tagged with: "synth-pop"

Listen: Dream Control “Time Out”

Listen: Dream Control “Time Out”

Dream Control pairs up two pioneers of synthesizer music, Zeus B. Held, and Steve Schroyder. Both musicians can trace their careers back to the early 70’s when Held played in the French prog rock group Eruption and the German outfit Birth Control, while Schroyder formed the art band Turning Free and played in Tangerine Dream on their early releases, Alpha […]

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Listen: Sally Dige “Holding On”

Listen: Sally Dige “Holding On”

Synth-pop artist Sally Dige (“Dee-Ah”) will release her sophomore LP Holding On via DKA Records in the US on September 8th and Avant! in Europe on September 13th. The Danish-Canadian audio visual artist began work on the record back in 2016, but in a recent interview with Self-Titled, she explains that the tracks on the album went thru several painful […]

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Watch: John Maus "The Combine"

Watch: John Maus “The Combine”

John Maus returns with his new album Screen Memories due out October 27th via Ribbon Music. This will be his fourth LP since 2006, and his first since releasing his groundbreaking effort, 2011’s We Must Become The Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves. In the six year interim, Maus has been busy writing and recording at his remote residence in Minnesota, and […]

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Interview: Circa Tapes’ Adam Killing Discusses New LP ‘Love and Venom’

Interview: Circa Tapes’ Adam Killing Discusses New LP ‘Love and Venom’

Adam Killing (Kill Memory Crash) returned this past July with his solo synth-wave project Circa Tapes. The Chicago-based musician’s new LP Love and Venom is out now via Seattle’s Medical Records, and it’s a darkly shaded work that reflects on “the nature of duality in our universe.” Like the artist’s previous efforts, 2015’s Kolektique (DKA Records) and 2014’s Adam & […]

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Listen to Voice Of Saturn’s Track “Ionoco”

Listen to Voice Of Saturn’s Track “Ionoco”

Travis Thatcher is the technical director for the Virginia Center of Computer Music at the University of Virginia. In addition, he designs and builds the Voice of Saturn line of synthesizer modules and effects, as well as helming a music project by the same name. On July 14th Thatcher will release his debut LP Shapeshifter via Atlanta’s synthwave label DKA […]

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Listen to Ian Martin’s Track “Mood Of Uncertainty”

Listen to Ian Martin’s Track “Mood Of Uncertainty”

Ian Martin returns with a new 4-track EP called Rites Of Passage out on Enfant Terrible/Gooiland Elektro. The Rotterdam-based DJ/producer has hosted his SEER show on Intergalactic FM since 2009, the same year he debuted with his Shadow Walker LP on Bunker Records. With an extensive output over the years via labels like Panzerkreuz Records, New York Haunted, and Shimmering […]

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Watch The Present's "Love With U" Video.

Watch The Present’s “Love With U” Video

Today we watch The Present‘s “Love With U” video which premiered this week via Vice’s Creators Project. Directed by Jonathan Turner, the animated black and white visuals feature a maze of slickly rendered 3-D interiors with, seemingly, no exit. The New York-based artist worked for the architects Diller + Scofidio, so it’s no accident that these rooms, corridors, atriums, etc. […]

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