It seems almost ironic that sunny, colorful Miami is home to a musical project like Astari Nite. Quintessentially goth, cemented by their blended Cure-meets-Bowie darkling post-punk sound, their somber tones and poetic lyrical memento mori belie a celebration of the resplendence of this cobwebbed corner of the music scene.
This weeks compilation features a collection of new-ish tracks in the genre of Post Punk. These are some of my favorite songs from the last year featuring dark, moody and often vampirish vocals.
This is the Strangeways Radio countdown of our top 10 songs released in January 2020 spanning a variety of alternative genres, presented by DJ Mikey
The Florida Dark Wave / Post Punk band, Astari Nite, have released a new dark broody single that pays homage to one of the most well known and tragic love stories. The tale of Romeo & Juliet is recounted in the bands new single Capulet Loves Montague
The post punk / dark wave band Astari Nite has just released a new single off their forthcoming album “Here Lies”. The album will be out this winter, but we get our first taste with the track “Dearly Beloved”. While compared to artists like Drab Majesty and even The Cure, this track reminds me of a darker version of The Psychedelic Furs.
This weeks compilations feature the latest new releases in dark synth / dark wave. This might be one of our favorite compilations to date. It features plenty of familiar artists in the genre plus new comers like Leathers.
New Music Friday : Empathy Test, Astari Nite, Torul, Mr.Kitty, The Flaming Lips, The Chain Gang Of 1974
This article highlights some of the new music that was released the week ending May 24, 2019. Empathy Test The London synthwave band returns with a new single Empty Handed. This will be released on June 20 with a b-side called A River Loves A Stone and a few remixes as well. This is a…
This weeks compilations feature the latest new releases in Post Punk. This features a few familiar names such as Cold Cave, Drab Majesty and The Present Moment plus some new bands to check out like Kuta and Twin Tribes. This is a great collection of dark and moody post punk gems.