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: Apoptygma Berzerk

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French Horn Rebellion
French Horn RebellionConcert
U Street Music Hall
Washington DC, United States
38.917202 -77.027764
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Lust for YouthConcert Gardner Lounge at Grinnell College
Grinnell IA, United States
41.74081 -92.724156

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Swervedriver
Gateway DrugsConcert
The Roxy Theatre
West Hollywood, Los Angeles, United States
34.090645 -118.388138

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Flight Facilities
Touch SensitiveConcert
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis MN, United States
44.981623 -93.272212
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Holy Ghost! & Le Youth at Output
Holy Ghost!, Le YouthConcert
Output
Brooklyn, New York, United States
40.722326 -73.957724
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Swervedriver
Gateway DrugsConcert
The Great American Music Hall
San Francisco CA, United States
37.784963 -122.418871

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