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: BONG-747

Track: Big Brother

Press Quotes: An authoritative, experimental synthwave/electro treat inspired by the dystopic writing of George Orwell, by the secret project of a veteran underdog, BONG-747!


Artist: Arkle

Track: DeLorean Dreamers

Press Quotes: Somewhere in between vapour twitch, wave and synthwave, and inspired by the 80’s in both sound and style, this is another remarkable treat taken from Arkle’s forthcoming e.p., out on Girlfriend Records. 


Artist: Ralphy Grey

Track: Neon Race – Video Edit

Press Quotes: Czech artist delivers the goods with his compelling synthwave/outrun treat, ideal for late night drives under the neon lights!


Artist: Last Haze

Track: Hyperdrive

Press Quotes: A luscious synthwave/retrowave journey smoothly produced by the Swedish outfit Last Haze will help you dream with eyes open!


Artist: Tony’s Tears

Track: City Express

Press Quotes: Stockholm synthpop duo Tony’s Tears recently released ‘City Express’, a stunning synthwave/synth-pop gem with impeccable production, 80s ethos, and divine melodies to get lost to!

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Curated by: Christos Doukakis