Synthpop

Synthpop is a type of pop music in which the synthesizer is the dominant instrument or otherwise is highly placed in the mix. In the 80s, it was associated with the new wave scene, particularly with the success of groups such as ABC, Duran Duran, and Erasure. Kraftwerk (from Germany) and Yellow Magic Orchestra (from Japan) are often hailed as the pioneers of the style due to their experimental 70s work. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Depeche Mode

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Thursday 21 August 2014
Bright Light Bright Light @ LPR
Bright Light Bright Light, Bridget BarkanConcert
(le) poisson rouge
New York, United States
40.728495 -73.999835

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Retro Futura 2014
Tom Bailey, Howard Jones, China Crisis, Midge Ure, KatrinaConcert
Best Buy Theater
New York, United States
40.754428 -73.979681

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Blood Orange
KindnessConcert
The Theatre at Ace
Los Angeles, California, United States

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Future Islands
OperatorsConcert
The Fonda Theatre
Hollywood, Los Angeles, United States
34.101624 -118.32331

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Men Without HatsConcert That 80's Bar
Montclair, Los Angeles, CA, United States
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Future Islands
OperatorsConcert
The Irenic
San Diego, United States
32.752531 -117.128052
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