The Terminator’s score is not something that is overlooked in the slightest. Brad Fiedel’s themes convey the right cues needed for James Cameron’s masterpiece. The sound of industrialized horror in the sequence in which the T-800 confronts the gang of punks and the grimy mood of the T-800 sticking a scalpel into its eye in a hotel room in “Terminator Arrival”, the sound of urgency to escape certain death via Uzi 9mm in “Tunnel Chase” and the sound of fate being created in “Love Scene.” The theme which has been as important as Arnold Schwarzenegger’s casting in the film, though, is “The Terminator Theme.” The Terminator has many influential components which breathed life into the synthwave scene, though a few of these artists dared to rework the actual theme. Here are a few: Read more
As usual for this last Day of December, we present you our ranking of 20 Synthwave Tracks that released throughout 2021, a tough year for sure. However, the creativity of confined artists has been very beneficial in composing a lot of sonic wonders, with a multiple genres of Synthwave Music like Synthpop, Chillwave, Outrun, Cyberpunk, Darksynth & Acidsynth. Then, we bring out this Perfect Playlist to celebrate as best as possible the New Year with a great Retro Synthwave style. Log in to your SPOTIFY account, connect your phone to your connected speaker and turn up the volume. Press the Play button, don your best Sunglasses and ENJOY this powerful PLAYLIST… Here we go!
A new video has been released from the <re>set project with a song called Deadly Moon that is collaboration between musicians Christine and Zadig. These are a series of videos which explores music being created in an environment that is not directly aimed at the public where music isn’t accessible. It’s a unique project which will continue to explore numerous themes as it continues to run throughout.
This is we have all been eager for to be very true and that the one and only Kavinsky has just released a brand new song called Renegades. The Godfather of Synthwave has caught us all by surprise with Renegades with Cautious Clay on the vocals. It’s also produced by Gaspard Augé, a member of JUSTICE and Victor Le Masne from Housse de Racket. Its the first song and video to be released in 8 years and we look to see how we’ll it holds out.