SynthCity is a column, that will feature 5 recent electronic gems, that belong to synthwave, retrowave, darksynth, dreamwave or even vaporwave genres. Get prepared for a space-time journey, and for better results, unbury your rusty AMIGA-500 or AKAI from the cellar…. Press play on tape!

Artist: LevinStream

Track: Entanglement

Press Quotes: This song is a descriptive journey through a dream. It aims to capture the nostalgia of a love that is long lost, only to be revisited in a reminiscent fit of sleep. It accomplishes this goal through the use of saturated synthesizer textures and a hypnotic evolving arpeggio underlying the narrative experience.


Artist: NEWMEN

Track: Fordissimo

Press Quotes: What happens if a band mixes kraut, synthwave and chillwave? The answer is the stunning, latest single by NEWMEN.


Artist: Tiit

Track: Dementia

Press Quotes: A highly atmospheric ‘horror’ synthwave treat by Turkey-based act Tiit.  


Artist: MicroMatscenes

Track: Square Tiles

Press Quotes: A flawless, retrowave treat by Italian act MicroMatscenes, will urge you pay a visit to the loft in search of your vintage VHS collection!


Artist: Olexandr Ignatov

Track: Arrival

Press Quotes: A transcendent synthwave number by Born and raised in Lviv, Ukraine, Olexandr Ignatov….

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Curated by: Christos Doukakis