I used to see Gost as the gatekeeper of synthwave…the man holding the keys to the lower depths of the kingdom, so to speak. I was wrong. Just like any trickster devil, Gost was walking among us, moving from shadow to shadow, laying the foundation of his greatest dark machination, Possessor. Now I realize that […]Read More Gost / Possessor – The Master of the Abyss Returns!
The Irish duo of Del Chaney and Andy Snyd, also known as Analogue Wave, have just released their new single, Falling, featuring Sofia Vondell. The release comes on an anniversary of sorts. It was about this time last year that I was covering their single called Hope, which was also released on March 24th. So, […]Read More Analogue Wave / Drowning ft. Sofia Vondell + Full Interview
The story of Echosynthetic and Primorph can be traced back to the very beginnings of both of our projects. I don’t do this very often, but I’m actually going to use one of my own quotes to mark this occasion. Back in February of last year I had this to say about Primorph: Mark my […]Read More Exclusive Premiere: Primorph / On the Ropes Music Video feat. art by Dai Owen
New Arcades have some fresh tunes up their sleeves and ahead of their new EP, Nothing is Lost (due out April 27th), they’re teasing us with a brand new track! I’m thrilled to be able to debut Inhale feat. vocals by LULA! This perfect slice of pop music is begging to be played on repeat […]Read More Synthwave Sunday Premiere: New Arcades / Inhale (feat. Lula)
After debuting their music video for Stonerpop’s “Headglow” last week, I’d be remiss if I didn’t take a closer look at the album it came from. Physical Business, released March 9th, is a blend of experimental synths, indie alt-rock, and triphop…creating something unlike anything you’re likely to have encountered before. More than anything, Physical Business […]Read More New Music: Stonerpop / Physical Business
Wisconsin’s own reluctant electronic hero is at it again. Whether writing music as Caustic, Klack, or now, Daddybear, Matt Fanale has had the midas touch lately. Klack and Caustic were both nominated for Synthies last year for EBM release of the year and Industrial release of the year, respectively. Now he’s back at it, adding […]Read More New Music: Daddybear / Brown Acid
Boy do I have a treat for you today! Echosynthetic is beyond excited to be premiering the new music video from Louisiana based duo, Stonerpop. Their experimental, synth based style is nigh impossible to pin down and the video for Headglow carries with it that same sense of dangerous adventure. Created by the band, this […]Read More Premiere: Stonerpop / Headglow – Music Video