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: FAUCH

Track: Hunt

Press Quotes: Bigbeat/synthwave heist music, where you just want to get away to the border.


Artist: Alexandros Kilias

Track: Good Luck

Press Quotes: An ode to dystopian atmosphere Good Luck, incorporates horror film elements with the artist’s signature analog sounds to normalise feelings of unease and discomfort, especially following a year characterised by so many challenges. Despite its gloomy character, Good Luck, is in reality, a soundtrack dedicated to the restless and resilient of the world. A call to embrace our occasional inner darkness and channel towards practices of change.


Artist: Mercury 82

Track: Norito

Press Quotes: The epic tale of a Samurai set in post-apocalyptic Tokyo by French act Mercury 82.


Artist: Xryo

Track: Voyage

Press Quotes: A highly atmospheric synthwave/retrowave treat by Argentinian producer and music composer Xryo…


Artist: Nick Warseck

Track: Vine Jumper

Press Quotes: A fine blend of idm, synthwave and downtempo from Nick Warseck’s, recently released, 2nd album ‘The Kaleidoscope Room’…

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Curated by: Christos Doukakis