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Synthwave (1980s genre)

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Synthwave (or electro-wave[1][2]) is an electronic, synthesizer-based variant of new wave[3] and dark wave music.[1]

Another term for the style was techno-wave.[4][5]

List of artists[edit]

  • Depeche Mode[6]
  • Psyche[7]
  • Invisible Limits[8]
  • Wasted Doom[2]
  • Metronic[9]
  • The Eternal Afflict[10]
  • Second Decay[11]
  • Drown for Resurrection[12]


  1. 1.0 1.1 SPEX music magazine, page 57, issue 6, 1986
  2. 2.0 2.1 E.B. music magazine, page 7, issue 10, 1987
  3. SPEX music magazine, page 5, issue 7/8, 1981
  4. The Sound Engineering Magazine, page 28, 1984
  5. Ira A. Robbins / Greg Fasolino: The Trouser Press Record Guide, page 230, Collier Books 1991, ISBN 978-0020363613 Search this book on Amazon.com Logo.png.
    "When Fahrenheit 451 crumbled in '87, Maroulis joined up with Rae and Young, added a guitarist and proceeded as Executive Slacks, evolving into a strangely compelling merger of hard rock and techno-wave."
  6. Sven Freuen / Ulrich Hinz: Biography of Depeche Mode, Zillo music magazine, issue 9/90, page 11, September 1990
  7. Sven Freuen / Ulrich Hinz: Interview with the Canadian band Psyche, Zillo music magazine, issue 12/91, page 24, Dezember 1991
  8. Sven Freuen: Interview with Invisible Limits, Zillo music magazine, issue 12/91, page 34, Dezember 1991
  9. Armin Johnert: Metronic – Mystic Moods, New Life sound magazine, issue 1/92, page 4, June 1992
  10. Vertigo music magazine: Review of „Jahwe Koresh“ The Eternal Afflict, issue 6, page 47, Winter 1993
  11. Sven Freuen: Review of „Killing Desire“ by Second Decay, New Life sound magazine, issue 46, December 1989, page 11
  12. Side Line Musikmagazin: Drown for Resurrection – Another Failed Legend?, issue 9, page 27, July 1993

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