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‘The Rise of The Synths’ Official Companion Album EP 1 Is Now on All Digital Outlets!

The Rise of The Synths EP 1 - Out May 12 on Lakeshore Records

Each artist has contributed a top-notch song to the project. – Vehlinggo

 

Synthwave fans who previously enjoyed hearing exclusive previews of tracks by Carpenter Brut and Dance With The Dead already knew they were in for quite a ride on The Rise of The Synths (The Official Companion Album) EP 1.  Previously released on Bandcamp, now the album is available widely via all major digital outlets like iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, etc.  Featuring new and original tracks by the legendary Giorgio Moroder & Raney Shockne, Carpenter Brut, Dance With The Dead, OGRE, Lazerhawk, Mega Drive, and Voyag3r — this album was produced in support of the forthcoming documentary, The Rise of The Synths.  Preview, stream and download the album below.  Stay tuned for updates on the release of EP 2!

Soundtrack Available Now: [iTunes][Spotify][Bandcamp]

 


 

 

 

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The Rise of The Synths EP 1 Album Review | Vehlinggo

The Rise of The Synths EP 1 - Out May 12 on Lakeshore Records

Each artist has contributed a top-notch song to the project. – Vehlinggo

 

For synthwave aficionados and newcomers to this music genre alike, a documentary like The Rise of The Synths, together with the debut album, The Rise of The Synths (The Official Companion Album) EP 1, should be a required primer.  Aaron Vehlinggo reviews all seven cuts of EP 1 (read it here), which features new and original tracks by the legendary Giorgio Moroder & Raney Shockne, Carpenter Brut, Dance With The Dead, OGRE, Lazerhawk, Mega Drive, and Voyag3r — out on May 1 exclusively on Bandcamp.  EP 2 will be released in June.

This album is released in support of and to raise awareness of the documentary, The Rise of The Synths, THE DEFINITIVE DOCUMENTARY about ’80s retro and electronic music, the synthwave scene, and ’80s nostalgia and audiovisual collective memories.  The film is currently in production.  This music release is not a part of their original successful Indiegogo campaign.  Stay tuned for updates on the release of EP 2!


 

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Pre-order The Rise of The Synths EP 1 – Official Companion Album Drops May 1

The Rise of The Synths EP 1 - Out May 12 on Lakeshore Records

The highly-anticipated The Rise of The Synths (The Official Companion Album) is now available on pre-order!  If waiting for the May 1 release is intolerable, you get two instant downloads with your pre-order purchase: Carpenter Brut‘s “Night Stalker” and Dance With The Dead‘s “Dead of Night”, which you can preview below.  

The full album also features new and original synthwave tracks by Giorgio Moroder & Raney Shockne, OGRE, Lazerhawk, Mega Drive and Voyag3r. 

The Rise of The Synths is a documentary film project exploring the synthwave music scene. The filmmakers are interviewing both new artists and classic composers who helped to create the genre.  The film is currently in production after a successful Indiegogo campaign. THE RISE OF THE SYNTHS EP 2 will be released in June.


 

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The Rise of The Synths Official Companion Album: Lakeshore Will Release Two EPs Featuring All-New Music From Synthwave Artists

The Rise of The Synths EP 1 - Out May 12 on Lakeshore Records

Lakeshore Records will release two official companion EPs for the upcoming documentary The Rise of The Synths this spring.  THE RISE OF THE SYNTHS EP 1 features tracks from Giorgio Moroder & Raney Shockne, Dance With The Dead, OGRE, Lazerhawk, Mega Drive, Voyag3r, and Carpenter Brut’s “Night Stalker”, which was released earlier this year.  The EP will be released exclusively through Lakeshore Records’ Bandcamp on May 1 and through all digital providers on May 12.

The Rise of The Synths is a documentary film project exploring the synthwave music scene. The filmmakers are interviewing both new artists and classic composers who helped to create the genre.  The film is currently in production after a successful Indiegogo campaign. THE RISE OF THE SYNTHS EP 2 will be released in June.  Stay tuned for more album details!  See the EP 1 track list below.

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The Rise Of The Synths Companion Album Coming Soon + Band Announcement

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Lakeshore Records is releasing a special companion album in support of the crowd-funded film The Rise Of The Synths.  The album will feature many of your favorite synthwave artists.

Over the next few weeks, we will be announcing the bands appearing on the album.  First up: Detroit-based synth-heavy, prog-rock trio VOYAG3R.

THE RISE OF THE SYNTHS is a feature documentary directed by Iván Castell and produced by Javier Moreno with an amazing team from Spain.  The film is the definitive documentary about synthwave and ’80s retro and electronic music.  The filmmakers’ crowd-funding campaign is running right now.  Head over to IndieGogo to give them your support!

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