synthwave

Magic Sword to release new studio album “Endless” on March 27th 2020

Magic Sword, a trio of Immortals who lead the charge against evil in the ongoing Magic Sword multiverse (graphic novel, soundtracks and live performances), release “Endless”, the soundtrack companion to the Magic Sword, Chapter 3, Volume 2 graphic novel, via Joyful Noise Recordings on March 27th, 2020.

Hear the 11-song album’s lead track, “Depths of Power” below.

Michael Palace

Hi Michael and welcome to Grande Rock. First of all, do tell us what are your personal music news, regarding your band (Palace) and the other music projects you’re dealing with? What shall we wait in 2020?
 

Ajaton release first single “Neon Choke”

“Neon Choke” is the 1st release of the Finnish super-producer Ajaton. Super-thrilling and dark cyberpunk song for all the punkers of shady streets and dark neon lights.

“Neon Choke” is glitchy, dark, electronic, industrial and aggressive song wrapped in the form of synthwave and 80’s techno.

Listen to “Neon Choke” below. Stream it on Spotify.

Through The Noise to release new EP “Dualism – Synthwave Sessions” on December 13th 2019

Swedish post-hardcore metal act Through The Noise have revealed a new eighties-inspired EP entitled “Dualism – Synthwave Sessions”. The EP contains retro, eighties-inspired synthwave versions of popular songs from their 2019 full-length album “Dualism”. “Dualism – Synthwave Sessions” comes out on December 13th, 2019.
 
The band have also released a video for EP’s first single “Deceiver” (synthwave version). Watch it right now below.
 

Master Boot Record signs worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade Records is proud to welcome Master Boot Record to its worldwide roster!

Master Boot Record mysteriously appeared on the Internet on September 1st, 2016, with a text claiming: “I am a 486DX-33MHz-64MB processing avant-garde chiptune, synthesized heavy metal & classical symphonic music. 100% Synthesized, 100% Dehumanized”, and a logo featuring the DOS command prompt and a Vegvìsir symbol.

InMe live in London 2019

We were treated to a quick 20 minute taster set by Oxygen Thief. The contrast between the bright flashes of the strobe lighting and the dark room, complimented their heavy yet bouncy music style. Oxygen Thief are a folk punk and rock band, interchanging between acoustic and electric. Barry Dolan was originally an acoustic but loud solo act. Later forming the current three piece band with Neil on bass and Ben on drums, in 2013.

LUCKYandLOVE

Hi April and Loren, I’m glad to have you on Grande Rock. How do you feel now that your new album “Transitions” is out?
 
A: I would like for people to hear all 10 tracks if they haven’t already, tracks like “Animal”, “Telekinesis”, “Bottomline”, “Medicine Woman” and “Dancing Alone”, again all could have been singles. It was hard to choose.
 
 

LUCKYandLOVE - Transitions

LA-based dark-electro pop duo LUCKYandLOVE return with their trademark analogue synthesizers to create a fine collection of danceable, dreamy and melancholic songs on their second album “Transitions”, self-released with support globally from Southern Record Distributors and Forced Exposure.