Articles about Synth Pop
The Black Queen live @ Bush Hall
[Photo: William Pavli] The Black Queen put on a captivating show at Bush Hall. Despite touring their most recent record Infinite Games, they favoured their debut, Fever Daydream. While both records are equally as magnificent, it seems odd that the older record was favoured in such a way. Perhaps this was due to Fever Daydream […]
The Black Queen – Infinite Games
With Infinite Games, The Black Queen are now so much more than a side project. With The Dillinger Escape Plan’s end, The Black Queen rises, building on their brilliant debut with a more challenging engaging piece of art. Infinite Games is a passion project that brings in influences from every corner of the musical spectrum, […]
LANY have unveiled their latest single ‘Thru These Tears’
LANY have released their brand new single, Thru These Tears, through Polydor and Interscope. This is the first track to be taken from the LA-based indie trio’s second album, Malibu Nights (due later this year).
CHVRIOTS – This Is Not A Test
This is not a test…or is it?
Manchester based Spook rock band CHVRIOTS have just dropped their debut EP ‘This is Not A Test’
Jayce Lewis releases new video!
Jayce Lewis has announced he will be releasing new album Million Part 1 out 27th October! First single Shields has just been released with a music video starring late Darth Vader actor David Prowse in his last ever appearance! Jayce Lewis will also be touring the UK in October with Gary Numan! Sep-30 Tramshed Cardiff, United Kingdom Oct-02 O2 Academy Bournemouth Bournemouth, United Kingdom Oct-03 […]
Fall Out Boy release new single The Last Of The Real Ones!
Fall Out Boy have released epic new single The Last Of The Real Ones taken off M a n i a out 19th January! On the new track, Pete Wentz said “That kind of love you feel for someone because of their glitches, not in spite of them… where you feel the vacuum of them everywhere… and your heart just feels […]
Depeche Mode release video for Cover Me
Depeche Mode have debuted an intriguing music video for their track Cover Me. The band’s Dave Gahan has said “A big surprise for me was how ‘Cover Me’ ended up being. I always heard this idea of the song being in two halves. The song is here and then you kind of get in the spaceship and go somewhere else.” […]
Aiming For Enrike share new single MARION JONES
Norwegian duo Aiming For Enrike have shared their latest hypnotic single Marion Jones taken from upcoming album Las Napalmas!
NITE take on the A-Z challenge!
Canadian electronic/synth pop duo NITE are gearing up for the release of their new album Reborn. The twins, Kyle (vocals/synth/bass) and Myles (vocals/synth/guitar) Mendes powerful vocals have us at AltCorner hooked! We asked Kyle to take on our A-Z challenge… A song that made you want to make music? Avner – Bed för Mig. This […]
San Cisco – The Water
Two years after ‘Gracetown‘, Australian quartet San Cisco are back with their third album, ‘The Water’, and a new early 80’s sound. The album opens with ‘Kids Are Cool’, and straight away you can see how this band have grown in the last two years. They’ve combined their summery indie-surf-pop-rock sound and wonderful vocal layers that […]
Anteros – The Beat
Anteros are a four-piece from London that sees vocalist, Laura Hayden make the line-up via a childhood spent in Barcelona. Their style throws influences from the 80s, 70’s and brit-pop all into one that makes for a concoction the band call “bitter dream pop”. The band’s route to get where they are is not necessarily a usual one but then again neither is their sound. The band excel in delivering heart-soothing synth pop as displayed on their excellent debut EP ‘Breakfast’.
Axes At Handmade Festival 2016
Helen Messenger attended the Leicester based event Handmade Festival and took some glorious shots. In this gallery Helen photographed Axes.
Handmade Festival 2016
Our Coverage of Handmade Festival 2016. Helen Messenger attended the Leicestershire event and took some shots of the performances on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday.