Here is an overview of our new video project RETRO SYNTHWAVE TV. A Youtube channel inextricably linked to the site’s universe whether it’d be from a sound point-of-view presenting the best of Synthwave music or from a visual perspective showcasing the unique talents of various graphic artists from all over the planet. In addition, we will be presenting cinematographers inspired by the 80’s and retro-futurist game developers. All our content is carefully curated and is always rights approved and cleared by all the relevant parties before it goes online. If you would like to know more about our plans, please keep reading. Read more
The dark lord of synthwave Perturbator has released the music video for the song Death Of The Soul. This will be on the new Lustful Sacraments album scheduled for release on 28th May 2021.
There seems to be a subtle emergence of independent films being that screams out 80’s aesthetic ready for us to pounce on. Creative wizards MaseBrothers have finally released their long awaiting Kickstarter project for the internet to finally watch. It received $16,725 which was over their predicted budget of $15,000. Cyborg: Deadly Machines is ready to be witnessed by the internet so we have reviewed it to see if it is worth your while.
A few years there was a Kickstarter campaign that emerged to produce a high budget sequel to the amazing music video Turbo Killer by Carpenter Brut. What gave rise to BLOOD MACHINES, a clever mix between Star Wars, Blade Runner, Guardians of the Galaxy and Aliens, powered by a great dose of hallucinogens coming from hell.
I had the absolute joy of seeing Futurecop! live at Night Arcade in Manchester last year to such a bumping crowd.
Gunship have caused even more excitement off the back of Dark All Day to release their brand new song The Video Game Champion.
We may have another 80’s comedy film coming our way very soon and it is all the way from Hungary.
For the lovers of horror movies, from all ages (including the 80s), here is the latest work of the image magician, Antonio Maria Da Silva. Read more
The Retro Synthwave team strives to highlight Synthwave projects big and small. This week, we bring to you “Night Run”, an 80s-inspired action film project helmed by Los Angeles-based Playback Collective (aka Erick M. Solis and Alicia E. Salazar). Read more