synth-pop


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synth-pop

 (sĭnth′pŏp′)
n.
See synth.

synth-pop

n
(Pop Music) a type of pop music in which synthesizers are used to create the dominant sound
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to a pumping beat, the duo channel synth-pop greats Visage, Human League or Ultravox.
Synth-pop legends The Human League have been confirmed for this year's Bulmers Live at Leopardstown.
Burroughs and Timothy Leary, but also shedding light on the musical genesis of the machine-beast that was Ministry and the roots of its transformation from an electronic synth-pop band to "metal-malice" juggernaut.
Goldfrapp - Tales Of Us ALISON Goldfrapp and Will Gregory are back on track following a panicked retreat into their 1980s synth-pop comfort zone on 2010's Head First.
Faith recounts the true experience of a fleeting meeting with a busker in London's Leicester Square in the synth-pop love song.
Songs such as "Hurry, Hurry," "Pick Me Up" and "Can't Let Go" move along at an energetic clip, blending synth-pop with Munro's rich, clear vocals.
The last in Jools Holland's series also feats ures the UK TV debut of Grammy winner Esperanza Spalding; Swedish rockers The Hives belt out tracks from fifth album Lex Hives, while synth-pop duo Beach House and Nottingham-born singer-songwriter Jake Bugg also get to plug their latest work.
Their list of often cheesy synth-pop classics doesn't need a full band to do it justice, though.
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark, chiefly Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys from the Wirral, hugely successful synth-pop purveyors in the 1980s.
She began her career on Austria's ORF Hitradio OE3 radio station while still the vocalist for synth-pop band Philomena's Garden.
LITTLE BOOTS Hands ( Atlantic) LIKE a thinking fan's Lady Gaga, Little Boots packs her debut album with technicallytitled dance pop gems such as Mathematics, Tune Into My Heart and Symmetry (on which The Human League's Phil Oakey appears, passing his synth-pop torch to the next generation).
NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooklyn synth-pop trio Chairlift is pleased to announce an upcoming US tour with The Killers.