WL//WH Weekly Post-Punk / Darkwave / Dark Synth Tips

Weekly Post-Punk / Darkwave / Dark Synth Tips #9

  • Paris based ethereal / neo-classical / dark ambient act made of French pianist and composer Philippe M. Blache and vocalist/poet Natalya Romashina, DAY BEFORE US “Surrendering to fathomless love secrecy” from the upcoming ltd. CD album “Ode à la nuit d’ombre” due March 2019 on OPN Records.                             
  • Russian post punk side project of one man band Lifeless, NMDA “Сентябрь/September”                                              
  • Barcelona, Spain experimental / industrial / dark synth / synthwave project of Des Âmes Libres member Germán Sánchez, aka MANDIVULA “Void” from debut EP “Nonsense”                                                                 
  • Austin, TX doom / industrial / post-punk duo DEEP CROSS “Somewhere Below” from 2-track cassette “Somewhere Below / Warm Rain” on Somatic                                                                                                            
  • Chicago‘s experimental noise / post punk trio made of Jonathan van Herik, Noah Leger and Brian Case of Disappears, FACS “Total History” from the upcoming album “Lifelike”, out March 29th, 2019 via Trouble In Mind Records                                                                                                                                                         
  • Mexican new Dark-Wave//Synth project of Daniel Rossier, DAS LEIDEN “Suffering” on Black Synth Records
  • Los Angeles‘ electronic / coldwave / new wave duo THE PRESENT MOMENT “Running For Miles” from forthcoming “Split” album on Oraculo Records                                                                                                      
  • Melbourne, Australia dark synth / new wave / post punk duo (formerly Penthouse), MAGNIFIED DESIRE “Dead Flowers” from new s/t single                                                                                                                 
  • Canadian industrial, post punk, electronic and sci­-fi trio from Toronto, Odonis Odonis ”Collector”” from forthcoming new EP “Reaction” out April 12 on Felte                                                                                            
  • Perth, Australia based coldwave / darkwave / new wave / synthpop solo moniker of Greg Weir from DTHWBBA/WhiteFawn, aka UIU “Stark Disappointment” from the new album ‘???’                                                   
  • Belefield, Germany post-punk / new wave / coldwave duo ROSI “Schwarzer Kaffee” from the upcoming reissue CD edition (with additional remixes and unreleased tracks) of their 2016 debut album “Grey City Life – Cold Transmission Edition” out now via Cold Transmission Music                                                                                
  • Ostend, Belgium Alternative / Darkwave / Gothic band Der Klinke “Still Alone” from the new album “Decade” out now on Wool-E Discs                                                                                                                                                 
  • Brooklyn, NY ‘pastel post punk’ all-girl trio PATIO “New Reality” from upcoming album “Essentials” out April 5, 2019 on Fire Talk
  • Medellín, Colombia darkwave / minimal synth solo project Ofelia Ortodoxa “Maquina Fatal”                           
  • Long Beach, CA Darkwave / Goth Rock / Post-Punk solo project of Arvid Arays, Ill Humans “Whatever” from the new EP “The Disruption of Binaries”                                                                                                                   
  • New French post-punk / coldwave project of Yannick Rault (Triple Sun), Closed Mouth – “The Shadow Is Cast” from forthcoming debut LP [ O N E ] via COLD TRANSMISSION MUSIC                                                           
  • Memphis synth post punk all-female four-piece NOTS “Half Painted House” from upcoming third LP ‘3’ on Goner Records                                                                                                                                                         
  • London, UK synth-pop / post punk trio NEW BUILDS “Stays The Same” from debut “Three” EP                               
  • Philadelphia, PA indie / post punk all-girl trio AMANDA X “Vivid” new single                                                        
  • Danish new wave/post-punk trio from Copenhagen, The Foreign Resort “Burn In The Night” from The Foreign Resort’s forthcoming album “Outnumbered”, out April 5th on Artoffact Records                                        
  • Brooklyn, NY based ambient minimal synth electronic duo consisting of Liz Wendelbo and Sean McBride aka Xeno & Oaklander “Hypnos” title track from upcoming album due out March 8, 2019 on Dais Records
  • London/Liverpool, UK dark minimal synth electronic music project THIS IS THE BRIDGE “Dead England Grows” (demo)                                                                                                                                                            
  • London based post-punk group Ice Baths “Simulation” new single taken from the forthcoming “Decadent Sprinter EP” on Blank Editions
  • Hamburg, Germany dance / no wave / post punk 4-piece NOSEHOLES “Ant And End” title track from forthcoming debut album out 17 May 2019 on ChuChuRecords
  • Prague, Czechia post-punk / new wave outfit A DULL SET “Policy” debut 2-track single                                          
  • Memphis alt noisy post-punk / avant punk 4-piece (members of Nots and Ex-Cult), HASH REDACTOR “Good Sense” from the upcoming debut album entitled ‘Drecksound’, out April 26th through Upset The Rhythm and Goner Records                                                                                                                                                                 
  • Montréal, Québec electro-pop trio Paupière “Howard Carter ” new single on Lisbon Lux Records                                
  • Los Angeles based ambient / shoegaze / post-punk duo, TANGIENTS “Hazel” new single                           
  • Berlin based DIY experimental / shoegaze / post-punk project TOTALITARIAN PRINCIPLE “Power Lines” from new cassette EP “Tense” on Yehonala Tapes                                                                                                            
  • Los Angeles‘ garage post-punk 4-piece CORNERS “At Your Door” from the final s/t EP                                     
  • Glasgow‘s DIY post-punk 4-piece VITAL IDLES “Careful Extracts” from Vital Idles new 7″ EP out now on Upset The Rhythm                                                                                                                                                             
  • Chinese post-punk band FAZI / 法兹 “Mountain of Time / 时间隧道” from 2-track single on Maybe Mars             
  • Russian ‘sad synth’ / electro-pop / darkwave solo project of Moscow‘s Kirill Ovchinnikov, Заговор [Zagovor] “Эта сила/This power” from new album ”Нужно многое любить?/Need a lot to love?”                       
  • Post-punk/deathrock/darkwave outfit from The Netherlands, Lifeless Past – ”Through Passion” new single       
  • Greek synthwave music project by Panos Zervos and Dj Thodoris One Two from Athens, FILL THE VOID “Secret Love”                                                                                                                                                                                     
  • Aarhus, Denmark industrial / dark electro / synthpop duo CrackDown ”Time” title track of the new EP
  • Russian post punk / darkwave / coldwave outfit from Moscow, CULT OF HAZE “Never” from new s/t album             
  • Mexican synth electronic / post punk / deathwave solo project from Monterrey, Vestron Vulture “Cherry Girl”                                                                                                                                                                                 
  • California based Italo/American goth / minimal synth / synthpop /darkwave trio (members of Terremoto and Crimson Scarlet), NUOVO TESTAMENTO “Cascade” from the debut EP “Exposure”                                              
  • Montreal, Canada dark synth / minimal synth / synthwave project NO “Vital”                                                         
  • French synth-pop / new wave project of Théo Lefebvre from Montpellier, You Are Number Six “Heart Of Gold” (Neil Young Cover)
  • Northern Irish synth electronic musician based in Belfast, Crystalline Stricture “Authority” (unreleased 2018
  • Rochester, UK Electronic Concrete Synth-Pop duo, Brutalist Architecture in the Sun “Peepshow” new single   
  • UK synthpop duo THE DISTANT MINDS “Lies”                                                                                                                
  • Chicago‘s art rock / neo-noir trio MUET “Muscle” new single from upcoming s/t debut album on Metropolis  
  • Texas goth / shoegaze / post-punk project THE BRADLEY “Last Ceremony” from 2-track single “Last Ceremony \/ Initiate”                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Kalamazoo, Michigan post-punk / new wave outfit Erik Nervous & The Beta Blockers “Blasted Heath” from new full length “LP”                                                                                                                                                           
  • Oviedo, Spain dark pop / noise rock / post-punk band ALPISTE “Puerta Falsa” from “ALPISTE” 10″                     
  • Istanbul, Turkey coldwave / synth wave / synth-pop duo THE HOLLOW DOLLY “We Bring The Sun” new single
  • Los Angeles based industrial / noise / post-punk 4-piece lead guitarist/vocalist by Jordan Morrison, ALL YOUR SISTERS “Self​-​Medicating” from upcoming album “Trust Ruins” out April 15 via The Flenser                          
  • UK experimental / industrial / synthpop / new wave / post punk band from Wigan, VUKOVAR “Prurient” from the forthcoming album “Cremator” out May 25, 2019 on Other Voices Records
  • Austin, TX electronic synth-pop project of Forrest LeMaire, Mr.Kitty “My Weak Side” from new album “Ephemeral” on Negative Gain Productions                                                                                                                                        
  • Moscow, Russia darkwave / cold wave project CHLOROF0RM “Confession” from the debut LP “Ketamine 202” 
  • Mexican synth-pop / post-punk project of Edwin Hernandez aka SheUsedToBeHuman “Bring Me Back”         
  • Bay Area synth drone goth pop act Foie Gras, aka FOIE “Sisyphus” from upcoming EP “Holy Hell” due out April 5 via Yellow Year.                                                                                                                                                       
  • Auckland NZ doom folk musician Maggie Magee formerly Claire Duncan of Dear Time’s Waste aka I.E. CRAZY “Country Justice” new single                                                                                                                         
  • Rostov-On-Don-based, Ukrainian electronic synthpop / dreampop / minimal wave artist Dmitry Gruber aka Hjördis-Britt Åström aka Galatée “Secrets” from the new album “World On Fire”