Read on to find out why I think that American Summer takes the best aspects of classic retrowave music and adds more musical and emotional complexity to the mix.
Read on to find out why I feel that "Your Future Awaits" combines intensely varied, richly textured synth sounds with intriguing harmonic moments and engaging melodic writing.
Read on to find out why I think that "Dream Tether" is an album rich with lyrical and vocal emotion, well-thought out musical backing.
Read on to learn about how "Starbright Adventures" lays out a mythical journey into strange lands through a richly varied, intertwining soundscape of synths, propulsive beats and strong melodies.
Read on to find out why I enjoy how "Digital Death" examines the corrosive role played by the technological dominance of society through cold, harsh and robotic sonic qualities, strong lyrics and great guest performances.
Read on to find out why I enjoy the strong melodies with a jazz fusion influence, smooth beats and sonic pastel glide on "From City to Beachfront."
Read on to find out why I enjoy how Master Machine seethes with technological darkness and a creeping sense of danger that permeates the musical atmosphere.
Read on to find out why I feel "Beyond the Fallen Sky" is an album that surges with fun retro energy as it roams through a wide swathe of stylistic territory.
Read on to find out why I enjoy the interwoven synth parts, contrasting emotions and sounds and shadowed moments on "Requiem Aeternam."
Read on to find out why I feel that "Invasion" is a tribute to all of the richness and complexity of synth-based music, along with a liberal dose of fun!
Read on to find out why I enjoy how Astoria Legend is bursting with glowing light, aching with nostalgia and full of emotional expression.
Read on to find out why I enjoy the mixture of surging energy, the rocking sensibility and eclecticism in the usage of synths on "Kitty Hate Machine."
Read on to find out why I enjoy the way "Boardwalk Arcadia" is drenched in mingled melancholy and hope.
Read on to find out why I feel "FALL OV MEN is a powerful maelstrom of battering drums, writhing synths with an atmosphere swollen with fear.
Read on to find out why I feel that Krusciovke Starship's self-titled album is melancholy, delicately glowing and touched with lost voices from a vanished era that echo out into the emptiness of space.
Read on to find out why I think "Disco Aggro Sessions" is an aggressive, entertaining and musically rich album.
Read on to find out why I enjoy the musical contrasts, dark New Wave synthpop sounds and expressive vocal performances on "Wild Imaginings."
Read on to learn about "Summers in Anniston" and find out why I enjoy this album's drifting magenta clouds, jazzy riffs and a sensation of enfolding warmth.
Read on to find out why I enjoyed Flamingo Jones' unique take on synth-based music on the emotive "A Cup of Good Smelling Coffee."
Read on to find out why I enjoyed the palette of contrasting auditory textures, melodies, harmonies and synth sounds on "Afterlife."
Read on to find out why I feel that Death Trap evokes feelings of terror and desperation and takes listeners into a disturbing journey into a homicidal slasher’s twisted mind.
Read on to find out why I enjoy the combination of diverse synths, intricate guitar work and unique musical touches on "Step Into Something New."
Read on to find out why I enjoyed the fresh but respectful takes that each of the remixers brought to the original material on "Let the Light In."
Read on to find out how "I Am Become Death, the Destroyer of Worlds" uses bleak sonic landscapes to create feelings of desolation, despair and darkness.
Read on to find out why I thought "Dawn of Delusion" was an unsparing attack on the ears and a stark, bleak, blunt comment on the parts of human life we don’t like to look at or discuss.
Read on to find out why I enjoy how "Dream/Decay" explores dark voids of bleak sound, brief moments of gentler respite and creates a lost, wandering feeling as it unfolds.