hotline – nights

Recommendation: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Miami? No, nights! hotline is Chase Randall, whose other aliases include Cyberport, Digitalage, and 回声广场. The hotline alias has been active since early 2016, and its discography includes releases on Evaporated Sounds, Adhesive Sounds, Floyd Records, and Sunset Recordings – a pretty diverse group within the contemporaneous scene. nights is the forty-first release for Verbatim Consciousness Recordings and […]

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Adhesive Sounds double release: 豊平区民TOYOHIRAKUMIN and hotline / ΣPSON

13 February brought two new albums into the fold of Adhesive Sounds, a label based out of Toronto, Ontario. 2013-2014 is a compilation album by 豊平区民TOYOHIRAKUMIN, a longtime producer mostly within classic-style vaporwave and a curious mix of hypnagogic drift and vaporhop music. The compilation comprises three extended-plays released in the eponymous years. It’s an excellent introduction for new fans […]

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Verbatim Consciousness Recordings releases “nights” by hotline

Verbatim Consciousness Recordings’ celebration of the Fortune 500 label and the discography of artist luxury elite continues with nights by hotline. Had it not been released as a hotline album, it’d be very easy to listen to this and immediately think it were luxury elite or similar album. Tracks are nearly-entirely instrumental new wave and adult contemporary songs from some […]

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