Tag Archive: Synthpop reviews

Hartebeest – Drums (single) (self-released)

Back in October we reviewed the debut track from Hartebeest, entitled Death. A gorgeous, 80’s inspired synthpop number with sugar-coated, falsetto melodies, Death, however, also revealed a darkness coursing through its veins. The… Continue reading

OMD – English Electric (album) (100% Records)

Strap on your seat belts and prepare to be taken on a glorious ride through nostalgia. Scouse Synthpop legends, OMD (aka Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) return with their twelfth studio album, ‘English Electric’… Continue reading

Depeche Mode – Delta Machine (album) (Columbia / Mute Records)

Electronic/Synthpop/New Wave masters Depeche Mode return with their 13th studio album, ‘Delta Machine’. ‘Delta Machine’ is most certainly a return to form following the somewhat sleepy and underwhelming ‘Sounds of the Universe’ from 2009… Continue reading

OMD – Metroland (single) (100% Records)

Liverpool New Wave / Synthpop legends OMD (aka Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) return with their brand new single, “Metroland”. The first single from the band’s upcoming twelfth studio album ‘English Electric’ is vintage OMD… Continue reading