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: Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

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Thursday 5 February 2015
Ghost Noise
Relic Pop, N A P SConcert
Ham & Eggs Tavern
Los Angeles, United States

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Saturday 7 February 2015
Pseudo EchoConcert The Viper Room
West Hollywood, CA, Los Angeles, United States
34.090623 -118.384832

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Wednesday 11 February 2015
Jukebox the Ghost
Little DaylightConcert
Taft Theatre
Cincinnati OH, United States
39.101621 -84.507227
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Thursday 12 February 2015
The New Pornographers
OperatorsConcert
Rams Head Live!
Baltimore MD, United States
39.289144 -76.607122

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Saturday 14 February 2015
Lights
X AmbassadorsConcert
Mill City Nights
Minneapolis, United States
44.980297 -93.271842
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I Touch Roses Featuring Book Of Love with special guest JG and the Robots
Book Of Love, JG And The RobotsConcert
Numbers
Houston TX, United States
29.744824 -95.384873

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