Also heading for Symphony Hall, on April 10, are UK synthpop
duo Go West who enjoyed success in America with King Of Wishful Thinking, Faithful and Call Me.
The big lead by Owl City is a surprise given the mid-week figures, which had the US synthpop
musical project by Adam Young ahead of the Irish lads by only 24 sales.
Madonna recently revealed she has been a Pet Shop Boys fan for years and the band's synthpop
sound has been enjoying a comeback.
JOE Williams recorded this album on his laptop and manages to create a nostalgic collection of charming, catchy synthpop
offerings that should make him second cousin to The Conchords.
For those more familiar with Almond's synthpop
style, the album may surprise.
THERE'S no shortage of bands attempting sleazy synthpop
at the moment, but unlike most, Dragonette have the pizzazz to carry it off.
In a Twitter post, the Scottish synthpop
band behind such fan favorites as 'Recover,' 'Gun' and 'The Mother We Share,' apologized to their fans for the 'unforeseen circumstances' that led to the cancelation of the gig, which was part of their 'Love is Dead' Asian tour.
FRIDAY A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS The classic 1980s synthpop
outfit behind hits like I Ran and Wishing (I Had A Photograph Of You) come to Glasgow School of Art.
On April 26, DJ Marcos will bring disco, synthpop
, new wave and indie sounds as well as world music to the bar, while Vasilis Palamas will blend reggae, ska and rock with acid jazz and funk on Saturday 20.
The brothers Sunberg hail from Drammen, Norway, and are also part of the synthpop
Howard Jones A SYNTHPOP
pioneer is hitting road and heading our way.
Once at the epicentre of a promising synthpop
scene, Nao's sound is now more of an acquired taste, made to serve a loyal and steadily growing fan base open to her sense of adventure.