splitkein

anonymous asked:

i'm sorry if the constant asks for recommendations irritate you, but please could you recommend me maybe 3 or 4 good coldwave albums?

no, i can’t. i can’t just choose 3-4 albums, half the people just released one wacky album and disappeared in the late 70s - early to mid 80s underground electronic scene. i can recommend you stuff though.

lots of stuff. i’m sorry.

this list is called HEY I HEARD YOU LIKE SYNTHS

coldwave:

  • siglo xx self titled
  • pavillon 7b self titled
  • autumn - synthesize
  • ensemble pittoresque - for this is past
  • guerre froide self titled
  • l’eponge synthetique - neiges et amours romantiques
  • l’avis g821 - die kaisergrüft
  • trisomie 21 - passions divisees
  • brigade internationale - regard extreme
  • kas product - try out
  • sombre septembre - le nez rouge
  • mathematiques modernes - les visiteurs du soir
  • bippp! - french synthwave compilation
  • or, so young but so cold compilation
  • underground belgian wave vol 1 & vol 2
  • nini raviolette - suis je normale?
  • clair obscur - la cassette noire
  • asylum party - border line
  • masoch self titled

NDW:

  • sprung aus den wolken self titled
  • christiane f. - wunderbar
  • palais schaumburg self titled
  • liaisons dangereuses self titled
  • grauzone self titled
  • die todliche doris self titled
  • malaria! self titled
  • daf - alles ist gut
  • kosmonatentraum - juri gagarin
  • fehlfarben - monarchie und alltag
  • mekanik destrüktiw kommandoh - der weg zum frieden
  • xmal deutschland - viva
  • berlin super 80 compilation
  • andi arroganti - benzin in berlin
  • din a testbild - programm 1

japanese stuff:

  • salaried man club - gray cross
  • aunt sally self titled
  • symphathy nervous self titled
  • tolerance - divin
  • dendö marionette self titled
  • tomo akikawabaya - the castle
  • ylem records’ foam compilation
  • soft selection 84 compilation (for picky picnic & la sellrose can can, especially)
  • mannequin neurose self titled
  • yapoos - barbara sexaroid
  • zin-say! - as a face
  • bardo thödol self titled
  • jun togawa - tamahime sama

minimal synth/synthwave/couldn’t find a category:

  • chrisma - chinese restaurant
  • the normal - tvod/warm leatherette
  • dark day - window
  • karen novotny x - compiled works
  • fad gadget - fireside favourites
  • oppenheimer analysis - new mexico
  • solid space - space museum
  • absolute body control self titled
  • vita noctis self titled
  • human league - dignity of labour
  • crash course in science - signals from pier thirteen
  • sentimentale jugend & borsig werke split
  • keine ahnung self titled
  • ludus - my cherry is in sherry
  • neon - rituals
  • impLOG - holland tunnel drive
  • clock dva - the hacker/the act
  • minimal man - the shroud of
  • algebra suicide - the secret like crazy
  • deficit des annees anterieures self titled
  • monoton - monotonprodukt07
  • les yeux interdits/das ding - tear apart tapes
  • the dadacomputer self titled
  • cabaret voltaire - red mecca, live at ymca, johnny yesno soundtrack
  • tuxedomoon - desire
  • art remains tangible self titled
  • chrome - half machine lip moves
  • chbb - 1,2,3,4
  • kebab - life it’s a joke
  • chris & cosey - heartbeat
  • severed heads - blubberknife
  • gorilla aktiv - nur für ewachsene
  • nervous gender - music from hell
  • plath self titled ep
  • the makers of dead travel fast - tael of a seaghors
  • in trance 95 - desire to desire/brazilia