CHVRCHES (a modern synth pop band)

Carrying on in the league of some of the synth pop greats, such as the Eurythmics, Chvrches (pronounced Churches) is a great synth pop band, whos sound is heavily laden with vintage analog synthesizers. Have a listen to some of their music below: Their band members are Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook, and Martin Doherty.

Depeche Mode Violator 30 year anniversary

It’s hard to believe, but today it’s been 30 years since Depeche Mode released their synth pop landmark album Violator. With this album they broke into the mainstream in a big way. Please feel free to take a break and bask in its beauty now: Depeche Mode – Violator