This episode features brand new releases in the genres of shoegaze, synthpop, drive music and dark wave. Highlighting the show is the brand new single from Duran Duran plus classics from The Sundays, The Cure and Roxy Music.
This is Volume 2 in the mix series of songs that sound like they would be included in a modern day John Hughes Soundtrack. I used a few different approaches in picking songs. Some of these songs might perfectly fit in one of his 80s masterpieces while others are guess how the sounds that he covets might have evolved over the years.
This is volume 3 in my modern synth series which features brand new synth tracks from up and coming artists along with some new releases from more established artists. All of these tracks are synth heavy and many are inspired from the new wave era in the 80s.