Sep 19, 2013
The online music festival that provided a gathering place for vaporwave originators (and gave the genre its "final eulogy" earlier this year) celebrated its one-year anniversary with performances from Mister Lies and Black Moth Super Rainbow's Tobacco.
Mar 21, 2013
The third incarnation of online music fest SPF420 was a bit bumpy—there were website crashes, hackers, and poor sound quality—but the experience was also endearing
by Leor Galil
Seriously?, Music, vaporwave, Chaz Allen, Metallic Ghosts, casinowave, SPF420, Stress, Tinychat, Sugar C, King Louie, My Hoes They Do Drugs
Mar 6, 2013
Plus: Marnie Stern soaks up some Chicago, and former cabbie Dmitry Samarov sets his stories to music
by J.R. Nelson and Leor Galil
Gossip Wolf, vaporwave, post-vaporwave, Tinychat, SPF420, Chaz Allen, Metallic Ghosts, Picture-in-Picture, Vektroid, Magic Fades, DJ Paypal, Stress, Transmuteo, Marnie Stern, The Chronicles of Marnia, Bucktown, Costa Rica, Irazu, Star Lounge Coffee Bar, Gino's East, Third Coast Guitar Repair, Empty Bottle, Dmitry Samarov, The Blue Light and Other Things That Happened, Bill MacKay, Charles Rumback, Star Lounge Coffee
Feb 19, 2013
Like many online microscenes, vaporwave turned into something else as soon as someone noticed it.
by Leor Galil
Music Feature, vaporwave, IDGAF island, microscenes, online microscenes, Chaz Allen, Metallic Ghosts, Veracom, Luxury Elite, Infinity Frequencies, Transmuteo, Jonathan Dean, Coolmemoryz, PrismCorp, electronic pop, SPF420, James Ferraro, seapunk, Tinychat, Turntable.fm, Stress, Beer on the Rug, Vektroid, Laserdisc Visions, Will Burnett, Internet Club, Ecco Unlimited, Last.fm, Reddit, Dummy, Tiny Mix Tapes, Needle Drop, Anthony Fantano, Macintosh Plus, 4chan, genres, microgenres, online communities