Escape Driver

Give Thanks for #PAXWAVE November, Courtesy of Escape Driver, Dimi Kaye, and More!

December 6, 2019 — With another month down, another series of our favorite synth tracks have been added to the PAXWAVE Weekly playlist. October may have brought the moody singles of Midnight Danger, Strontium Cop, and other haunting artists, but November included a quartet of synthpop tracks from Escape Driver, Dimi Kaye featuring Nar’Thaal, Prizm featuring Cassetter, and Ace Buchannon featuring Anna Moore. The 80s inspiration in each song is impossible to ignore, right from the opening notes. Read More →


#PAXWAVE October: Fueling the Spooky Season with Fury Weekend, Futurecop!, and a Special Seasonal Track by Strontium Cop

November 2, 2019 — The spooky season may be over, but that doesn’t mean you can’t continue to enjoy the sounds of the season. October’s PAXWAVE Weekly playlist brought with it some songs perfect for the month, and others better fit for an evening of fun and debauchery. Read More →


#PAXWAVE SEPTEMBER: SIAMESE YOUTH, MAICO, MIDNIGHT DANGER, AND FUTURECOP! KICK OFF AUTUMN WITH SOUNDS OF THE 80S

October 3, 2019 — If you’re old enough to remember the power ballads and synthwave movement of the 80s, then September’s #PAXWAVE Weekly playlist likely spoke to you. If you’re too young for those memories, then consider Read More →


#PAXWAVE AUGUST: SUMMER HEATS UP WITH BIODRIVE, LEBROCK, THE NEW DIVISION, & MORE!

September 5, 2019The temperature is rising, but the peak of summer didn’t just bring a heatwave. It delivered an incredible synthwave of five dramatic and nostalgiac songs. The first track to accompany you poolside  Read More →


#PAXWAVE JULY: NEW TRACKS FROM LOST NIGHTS, FURY WEEKEND, ULTRABOSS, AND NICOLAAS!

August 3, 2019 — July started with “Rewind” from Lost Nights. The electronic piano and haunting vocals set the tone for this somber track of coming to grips with a mistake done in the past. “Rewind” comes from Read More →


#PAXWAVE JUNE: BEST NEW SYNTHWAVE BY LEBROCK, ROXI DRIVE, FURY WEEKEND AND MORE!

July 2, 2019 — “Bright Lights” by LeBrock kicked off June as the first track playlisted and doubles up as the first single from the British duo’s upcoming third album. “Bright Lights” features a retro-inspired piano, powerful vocals, and riffing guitars. The vocals Read More →


#PAXWAVE MAY: FOUR HOT TRACKS TURNED UP THE SPRING HEAT; WE’VE GOT THE RUNDOWN ON THE BEST NEW MUSIC FROM IDEON, QUIXOTIC, AXEL DRIVE, AND STRAPLOCKED

June 2, 2019 — First up in the May lineup is “The World Might End Tomorrow” from IDEON’s second EP, Shattered Dreams. This album arrives one-and-a-half years after the Italian artist’s debut, After the Fallout. As you listen to this awesome track, it will transport you back to the ‘80s with its smooth vibes and catchy synthwave hooks. Read More →


#PAXWAVE APRIL: ANOTHER FIVE-TRACK COLLECTION LISTED WITH NEW RELEASES FROM VON KAISER, MICHAEL OAKLEY, AND MOONRACCOON

May 3, 2019 — A new remix of the track “Ride” by Swedish-Australian collaboration Moonraccoon and Gryff drove open the month. Owing to his crisp vocals, Gryff is one of the most influential singers in the synthwave-scene. The remix by Malaysian Read More →


Axel Drive is an up and coming Stockholm-based artist. His synthwave track “Night” features influences from the late 70s to the early 90s.

#PAXWAVE MARCH: FIVE SEMINAL SYNTHWAVE-TRACKS RELEASED, ARTISTS FEATURED INCLUDE DANCE WITH THE DEAD, PYLOT, AND RAY GUN HERO

March 29, 2019 — March saw a whopping five synthwave releases being validated for inclusion on the #PAXWAVE 2019 Spotify playlist. The month opened up with an explosive new track by darkwave legends Dance With the Dead and was followed up by several delicious #PAXWAVE entries to please any fan of music. Keep reading for the full story. Read More →


FEBRUARY WAS A BUSY MONTH THAT SAW #PAXWAVE WEEKLY GROW WITH FOUR OUTSTANDING SYNTHWAVE TRACKS! 

February 28, 2019 — The first new entry of February went to the Belarusian producer Ars Nikonov, aka Fury Weekend. His excellent “Euphoria” track (featuring Scandroid) seamlessly combines Read More →


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