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Ah, California; the new “American dream,” a sun-soaked, golden-coasted paradise where the majority of the people are the only thing more beautiful than the beaches. The rest of the country seems under the impression that so much time in the sun has fried our brains, but they’re just jealous that we practically never have to […]

[INTERVIEW] Viceroy: The Sultan of Summer Takes His Throne

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  Donning a Hawaiian shirt and sipping a margarita, you could say that San Francisco-based producer Viceroy is a California poster boy. Whether he’s playing tropical house and disco infused jams or remixing hip hop artists, Viceroy’s music is always feel-good and undeniably danceable.  In person, he exudes the same happy, chill vibes that has […]

[Electro Pop] Szjerdene – Are You Here


Delusional individuals, those that hold on to the ludicrous idea that in their bodies inhabits a soul, separate to our physical plane of existence, not bound by what holds us in one place but free to connect beyond borders, across time and distance. Regardless of my self-proclaimed romantic nature, destiny has always provided a feast […]

[Electro Pop] Keep Shelly in Athens – Benighted

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The maze of faces carrying the shattered hearts I’ve left behind in my journey to find myself seems endless. I step around the yelling back to me of what they remember as an excuse, covering my face as if the memories were not true. They expected paradise and the most I ever gave was purgatory, […]

[Synth Pop] 1987 – YourLove/Ecstasy


The stars are shaping spots along the edge of your jaw, there’s not a single song that compares to the echo of your laugh on this empty beach tonight… do you remember the days when our hearts were young? Laying together on the roof of some overpriced machinery, reaching for the bottles on our passenger […]