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 Post subject: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
PostPosted: Mon January 04, 2016 11:49 pm 
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I bet GeG is a fan, anyone else?

I know it's technically a joke, but I really enjoy it.

This is the first Vaporwave song I ever heard:


I'm currently jamming out to this mix:



I don't know why I like this. It must be tapping into some long forgotten vein of nostalgia.

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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i've yet to listen to those videos you posted

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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tommymtcom wrote:
I bet GeG is a fan, anyone else?

I know it's technically a joke, but I really enjoy it.

This is the first Vaporwave song I ever heard:


I'm currently jamming out to this mix:



I don't know why I like this. It must be tapping into some long forgotten vein of nostalgia.


Makes me feel a thousand memories from my childhood at once. Very disconcerting.


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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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I fucking love Vaporwave. Eccojams Vol. 1 and Floral Shoppe are masterworks.

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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I listen to a lot of somewhat similar tunes, mostly by musicians with names that sound like 80s cartoons.

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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I love you, LV. Do you think lenny will like it?

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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tommymtcom wrote:
I love you, LV. Do you think lenny will like it?

Probably, it hits that sweet spot of deep-rooted sadness and nostalgia for people our age

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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This is a great thread

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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i actually kinda like the first song

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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i actually kinda like the first song

Yeah, not bad at all.


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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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That's arguably the definitive Vaporwave song.

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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never heard the phrase but i do enjoy that kind of stuff. Im not sure if this falls under the category but i love these fucking songs:





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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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I prefer the term "horror synth" or "retrowave" :roll:

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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Strat and Burt, you're not talking about Vaporwave. Go home.

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I do like the songs Strat posted, what is that?

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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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tommymtcom wrote:
I do like the songs Strat posted, what is that?

I'm not sure what the first song is (I haven't played the video), but "Nightcall" is Synthwave/Synthpop.

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And the album that started the entire genre, and probably still it's crowning achievement:


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 Post subject: Re: Entire genres that only need one thread: Vaporwave
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Not strictly Vaporwave, but part of the movement:


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