synth pop

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.

Das Mörtal announces April 2018 North American Headlining Tour

Das Mörtal, aka Cristóbal Cortes, the Montreal-based synthwave artist who drew attention for his 2014 score for “Naissance d'un Zombie” and subsequent releases including “Hotline Miami II and “Always Loved”, announces a 12-date headlining tour of select North American cities.

“I'm thrilled AF to head to the U.S., bringing a brand new show and finally meet my amazing fans from the south”, said Das Mörtal about the outfit's first headlining tour of North America.

Minus The Bear announces June 2017 UK & European Tour

With the release of their first album in five years, “Voids”, coming up on 3rd March, 2017, Minus The Bear have announced a string of EU/UK dates for June 2017.

The dates will feature support from Joan Of Arc along with an appearance with American Football at So36 in Berlin. The new dates will follow on from a 29-date spring tour across North America, culminating in a hometown Seattle show on April 15th.

UK Tour Dates 2017:
Thu 01 Jun - Manchester, Gorilla
Fri 02 Jun - Glasgow, Stereo
Sat 03 Jun - Leeds, Brudenell Social Club
Sun 04 Jun - Newcastle, Riverside
Mon 05 Jun - Nottingham, Bodega

Analogue Wave to release new single “Hope” on March 24th 2017

Analogue Wave is an Irish-based electronic duo, mixing dub and electronica with breakbeats, vocals and synths. After a three-year hiatus, the band have returned to the underground scene with a brand new single “Hope”.

This is a sonic call to arms in a world spinning wildly out of control, both politically and climatically, with no hope of a positive ending in sight. Imbuing and poignant, this track has a timely message.

Minus The Bear to release new studio album “Voids” on March 3rd 2017

Minus the Bear are excited to announce their new album “Voids”, due out on March 3rd, 2017.

“Voids” is the Seattle band’s sixth full-length album, and first new LP in half a decade. It also marks the band’s return to their original label home, Suicide Squeeze Records, a longtime pillar of the Emerald City’s vaunted indie rock scene.

Minus The Bear have also announced a 29 date US tour with support from Beach Slang and Bayonne - more details can be found here.

Stream new track “Invisible” below.

The Album Leaf to release new album “Between Waves” on August 26th 2016

Relapse Records is delighted to announce the signing of electronic / rock pioneer The Album Leaf! The Album Leaf, led by Jimmy LaValle, has been a major influential force across many disparate genres of music over the last twenty years, and joins a long line of experimental musicians that have helped shape and define Relapse history.

The Album Leaf's LaValle commented on the signing:
“I’m very excited to release a new record and to be a part of the Relapse family. This record represents a new musical chapter for me and after making records as the The Album Leaf for nearly two decades, I welcome a fresh start with such an influential, veteran label”.

The 1-2-3-4 Festival to take place in Three Mills Island, Bow, London on September 3rd 2016

On September 3rd, 2016 East London’s infamous music event The 1-2-3-4 Festival is happening again at their new park site - Three Mills Island, Bow, London.
The festival that started in 2007 showcasing early performances by the likes of Florence and the Machine and Crystal Fighters returns after a short hiatus in a new iconic park setting. 1-2-3-4 has teamed up with legendary event producer Rob Hallett and his team of expert facilitators at Robomagic to build on the 1-2-3-4 cult status and create a new, bigger, better festival experience.