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Category Archives: Synth pop

Compilation Week – Paranoia Musique Vol. 2

Paranoia Musique Vol. 2 is the second volume (guess what the first was called?) wrapping up the darker side of post-punk to be released this year by the label of … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

You Can See – Coldwave, Darkwave, Post-Punk, Goth-Rock and Minimal Synth Vol 5

Another mix of post-punk for your listening pleasure. Aside from the obvious Joy Division clones there seems to be quite a bit of innovation in post-punk genres especially under Coldwave … Continue reading

October 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Voice That Whispers In My Head – Coldwave, Darkwave, Post-Punk, Goth-Rock and Minimal Synth Vol 4

As promised yesterday here is the second mix for this weekend. This time the mix concentrates on coldwave, post-punk and minimal wave to cover a few genres! As I get … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Distant Light – Coldwave, Darkwave, Post-Punk, Goth-Rock and Minimal Synth Vol 3

Another does of post-punk, coldwave, minimal synth and dark wave for your listening pleasure. Some excellent tracks here especially the releases from French label Unknown Pleasures which I will have … Continue reading

August 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? Three from Shelflife.

This week’s pack of three focuses on three current & imminent releases from Shelflife Records. Love Dance – All The Time I haven’t heard anything from Love Dance in an … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Evil Dust – Red Dress

Sounding a bit like Eon records of old (and not New Order given the name!) Red Dress by London-based Evil Dust mixes film scores, minimal synth, coldwave and post-punk to … Continue reading

April 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Catching Up. Again!

It’s been a busy time at work and as you can tell by the lack of posts I have not had much chance to listen to much new stuff. Preparing … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Today – Cuts & B​-​Side

Two slabs of contrasting post-punk tracks from New Today who themselves are a collaboration between Casuistry and Two One Six so understandably both bands influences are prevalent on these tracks. … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Par Avion – Par Avion

I have been listening to a lot of compilations featuring minimal synth/coldwave tracks from the late 1970’s and early 1980’s over the past couple of months and this new EP … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

State of the Nation – Rotterdam

It’s hard not to compare State Of The Nation to New Order and I am not going even to attempt to do so here. Suffice to say that this is … Continue reading

January 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

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