Questions tagged [synthpop]

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What's the connection between Synthwave and Miami?

Synthwave leans heavily on a set of nostalgic elements dating from the '80's, including movies and video games from the era. But why is there an association with Miami? In a lot of the artwork ...
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Identify the opening discourse in “Pray”, from Haelos

So there is this discourse opening from the band Haelos, it is the first song in this link. Does anyone know who's talking? My bet is that is Churchill, but I'm not sure.
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Genre of music used in old Amiga demo videos

Many years ago I found some Amiga music in demos. Interference demo You can start at 0.35. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWYRIV8YVdk Turrican 2 - Desert rocks It kind of also have that sound. ...
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I need help identifying the song in this clip

I've been following this account on instagram and would like to know if anyone recognizes this tune. @aestheticsfoodstore's post with you. See it at https://www.instagram.com/p/BFSLbEmiLVW/?r=...
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Taco's Charleston Lyrics?

I have found this relatively obscure song by Taco, called Taco's Charleston, and noticed that the lyrics for much of the song are "unknown" (represented by the question marks). Can someone identify ...
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What genre is Futurecop! and Cinnamon Chasers?

There is this growing subgenre of EDM characterised by 80's nostalgic themes and lots of oldschool synths. The most prominent artists I'm aware of are: Futurecop!, Cinnamon Chasers, Anoraak. How do ...
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Who are Darryl, Jacki, Paul, and Diane?

First, some background from Wikipedia: Silicon Teens were a British virtual electronic new wave pop group. The project was the creation of Mute Records founder Daniel Miller, with Frank Tovey ...