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Who is William Onyeabor? Nigerian Synth Pioneer Passes Away

William Onyeabor, one of Nigeria’s most innovative funk musicians has passed away. The Waveform Transmitter pays its respects to a true pioneer of African music. 217 more words

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OLDIES: Who Is William Onyeabor? by William Onyeabor

Who is William Onyeabor? That’s not an easy question to answer. What I can say is that William Onyeabor is a Nigerian Funk legend who influenced dozens of musicians I enjoy today. 114 more words

It's time for the Transcontinental Road Race

Death Race fans, rejoice! The Transcontinental Road Race EP is here to weave you through the future’s ultimate game of skill and survival. Inspired by the cult-favorite film, Death Race 2000, Transcontinental Road Race was released the same day as Roger Corman’s sequel, Death Race 2050. 35 more words

Daria Danatelli is back with her new album "Dreamcatcher"!

“Dreamcatcher” is Daria Danatelli’s debut EP. Through four tracks of pure synthpop, you can “feel” how much she adores creating music inspired by the 80s. So let yourself be guided by Daria’s beautiful voice on a timeless voyage.

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Andy's Instruments #2: Korg Volca Keys

I’ve been going through a bit of a synthesiser phase of late, and one of the instruments I’ve bought is this great little device/toy – the Korg Volca Keys. 95 more words

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Julianna Barwick: Will


브루클린을 기반으로 활동하는 루이지애나 출신 아티스트 Juliana Barwick은 신스 음악 장르의 범위를 극단적인 영역까지 확장시키기 위해 노력하는 사람들 중 하나다. 짧은 악구(phrase) 하나를 루프로 만들어 중첩시키는 형식은 키쉬 바쉬 등 다른 전위 음악가들 뿐 아니라 저스틴 버논같은 아티스트들의 최근 작업에서도 쉽게 발견할 수 있는데, 줄리아나 바윅은 이러한 형식의 실험에 그치지 않고 교회 성음악에서 영감을 받은 듯한 멜로디를 텅 빈 사운드스케이프 위에 무심한 듯 올려놓고 거기에 건반이나 현악기를 미니멀하게 배치함으로써 자신만의 스타일을 완성하고 있다. 7 more words

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Introducing... People The Kangaroo

Need a new indie disco synth rock band to dance into the new year with style? meet People The Kangaroo. A trio from everywhere. It’s a Chilean singer, an Argentinian guitarist and a French bassist. 61 more words

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