Introspect Void is a darkwave project/collective with more than 20 years of history. Their debut album Communion was released in 1997, and their fourth and present full-length offering Behind the Fallen Monuments… Continue reading "Introspect Void – Behind the Fallen Monuments of Time"
With the exception of black metal and first wave dungeon synth, both of which were at their best during the 90’s, the 1980’s represent the pinnacle of popular music. After… Continue reading "Fixions – Genocity"
Chiptune crossover has a long history. In fact, when speaking of a genre which often imitates old 8-bit video game music, one could argue there’s quite a lot of crossover… Continue reading "YMCK – Family Swing"
If you aren’t really into chiptune and/or video game music, there’s a good chance you haven’t heard Mark Sparling’s music. If you are, there’s a good chance you really should. In addition… Continue reading "Chiptune Against Anxiety – A word with Mark Sparling"
The 80s was a wonderful time to be alive. This was the last (and perhaps first) decade during which mainstream popular music wasn’t largely utter garbage. A time when movies… Continue reading "Lazerpunk! – Nightcrawler"
We don’t know if the Russians hacked the US election. Nor will we ever, since the entire network of information available to us has turned into a giant partisan screw… Continue reading "Soundshock 3: FM Funk Nirvana"
Chiptune could (some say should) be a genre that focused on awakening our nostalgia for 8-bit and early computer gaming. The time in our lives when an extremely pixelated image… Continue reading "GEECH ГИЫЧЬ – Smetana EP"
The small web label Forest, apparently some kind of Norwegian/Russian collaborative effort, has existed a little less than a year, and released four albums of chiptune. This latest one came… Continue reading "V/A – Chiptunes From Russia"