Musically, people interested in acts like Depeche Mode, Information Society, and, well, Cause and Effect, will find great solace in the songs’ evocative sonic and vocal landscape. The confident wistfulness of “The Long Goodbye” is a particular standout for me. I think you’ll absolutely love this song (and the whole EP, really). – Vehlinggo
Ahead of VH x RR’s release of The Long Goodbye, their debut EP on Lakeshore Records, the duo has premiered the lyric video to the song exclusively on Vehlinggo! Furthermore, Vehlinggo offers further details on the genesis of the album and the involvement of a mastering engineer and music producer who has worked with some of the music industry’s biggest bands and artists, such as the GRAMMY®-nominated Tycho. The article is a must-read for those who want to learn more about VH x RR.
If you’ve been following Soundtracks, Scores and More, then you may have noticed their previous song premiere, “Calm Down Lover” which debuted last month. What do you think of the songs so far? Leave your comments below.
Lakeshore Records will release The Persistence of Memory digitally on Friday, June 12, 2020.
Get ready for the second coming of synthwave duo VH x RR (Kent “Von” Hertzog and Rob Rowe). Their forthcoming EP, Persistence of Memory, inspired by the ideas behind the episode, “Persistence of Memory” from Carl Sagan’s iconic PBS Series, “Cosmos,” the album how our personal and collective intelligence is important to nostalgia.
The five-track EP is expected to release next month on Lakeshore Records. Stay tuned for more album details. In the meantime, take advantage of Bandcamp’s fundraiser for artists, in which Bandcamp waives their revenue share and artists on Bandcamp receive 100% of their revenue on May 1.
If you didn’t know podcast soundtracks were a thing, well you do now! Electronic music producer Matthew Pusti, who works under the moniker Makeup And Vanity Set (aka MAVS) make his soundtrack release premiere on Lakeshore Records through the first of a series of releases from the new partnership with Tenderfoot TV, the geniuses behind the massively-popular and critically-acclaimed podcasts such as Up and Vanished, Atlanta Monster and To Live and Die in LA. Radio Rental (Original Podcast Soundtrack) is available now on all digital music services worldwide. Keep reading to access the download and streaming links at the jump.
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The 12-track album… showcases a vintage analog synth palette that incorporates elements of synth-pop, electronic rock, darkwave, post-punk and krautrock. – Vehlinggo
Canter‘s latest full-length album, Returning To The Same Place debuts digitally worldwide on Lakeshore Records! Download and listen to their album below. Show your support: let them know what you think of their music!
Canter is Corban Lott, Ryan Germain, AJ Halbrook and Giselle Ghofrani.
If you’re in Chicago on Tuesday, October 15, Canter will be playing at Sleeping Village to celebrate the band’s album release. Get tickets here.
Chicago-based dark synthpop band Canter is set to appear live on Que4 Radio (Chicago) tonight for an interview and to perform the track, “Hemlock” from their forthcoming album Returning To The Same Place! The band, whose previous contribution to the cinematic universe includes the score to the short, Through The Wide Gate, are no strangers to storytelling through music in the film music world. Tune in tonight and stream the show at 9:30 PM CT on Que4 Radio online.