Bedlam Tapes releases “EGO” by bl00dwave

bl00dwave dropped his first full-length in almost a year yesterday on Bedlam Tapes for the label’s forty-seventh overall release. EGO mostly foresakes vaporwave music for straight synthwave, and it features several tracks with original vocals. The percussion generally utilizes mid-tempo trap beats. Recommended for fans of 420,000MPH by AM ÀFFAIRS, which also dropped yesterday on Business Casual. It’s available as […]

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General Translator – CONTEMPORARY

Recommendation: ☀☁☁ General Translator was one of the most engaged members of the community in vaporwave’s adolescence from 2012 to 2014, after which he took a three-year hiatus1 before returning with 2017’s OPERATION ETERNAL ECSTASY. This artist produced music for a variety of labels including the short-lived Tinnitus1 – of which 2013’s CONTEMPORARY is the most well-known. CONTEMPORARY was reissued […]

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Bedlam Tapes releases “RAINXMAKER” and “LOTUSXEYES” by EIGHTXNIGHTS

Today, Bedlam Tapes simultaneously released two albums of plunderphonics/vaporgoth music from the EIGHTXNIGHTS project (a.k.a. Feifei Forever, Origami Girl), which has been featured on various compilations such as EXOSPHERE on Sunset Recordings and Nirvana Is Leaking Into the Mainframe on Dream Catalogue. EIGHTXNIGHTS released a few early dreampunk/vaportrap albums on Dream Catalogue called SHAANXI and EIGHTXNIGHTS, but those styles have […]

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Bedlam Tapes releases “INTERBEING” by FIRE-TOOLZ

INTERBEING is a new release from FIRE-TOOLZ through Bedlam Tapes. FIRE-TOOLZ is one of many projects from Angel Marcloid, an avant-garde musician and producer who is the creative force behind the Swamp Circle Label. INTERBEING combines classic-style vaporwave, glitch music, and IDM for a highly eclectic/eccentric time. This release does not have as much straight-up noise influence as some other […]

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[News] Bedlam Tapes announces two-year anniversary, releases multiple items on physical media

German label Bedlam Tapes his two years old today, and in celebration the label has released/reissued thirty-two albums on cassette and CD format. Each album is available for $10 USD, and all are available as pay-what-you-want digital downloads (along with the rest of the Bedlam Tapes catalogue). Releases include no lives matter by chris††† (CD), Life Enterprises by Dante Mars […]

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Bedlam Tapes starts the “Bedlam Sampler Year 3” compilation

Bedlam Tapes is nearing their next anniversary mark, and the label is celebrating through beginning their third progressive compilation of music released throughout their third year in existence. Much like previous installments to the Bedlam Sample series, Year 3 compiles one track per artists, and the label will continue to add to the compilation as more music is released. So […]

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Bedlam Tapes double release: Vincent Remember and Hantasi

Bedlam Tapes released two albums yesterday: Culture Vulture by Vincent Remember and CA S  T LE by Hantasi. The former album is an ECCOJAMS/vaporhop release that utilizes plunderphonics sampling to mix together various hip-hop/R&B samples and other pop jams. The entire album is self-referential, with several tracks (e.g. “The Jam (420 Remix)” and “Touch the Ground”) using similar samples and calling back to […]

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