Syberpunk said:too 80's sounding for the coming world?
Oberrheiner said:Well, many of us lived the 80s.
It was not like what you see in those videos
Salinger said:There's no catchy melody, the beat is all wrong, and the vocals are auto-tuned on half of them.
Smile Like You Mean It by The Killers back in 2004 was a nice evolution on the New Wave sound but even that didn't sound like it was from the 80s.
Syberpunk said:The very fact that synthwave hasn't taken off as a worldwide cultural trend in normie world whereby you could hear it all the time, is bizarre.
Salinger said:Yeah, coming from someone who grew up in that time...none of the videos I've listened to in this thread sound anything remotely like the 80's New Wave sound.
Hammerhead said:“synthwave is the music for a future that never happened