Power Lunch releases “Izakaya観光客” by Zima Clearmalt

I don’t think I’ve met anyone who’s drank a zima, much less enjoyed one. Izakaya観光客 is a new release by Zima Clearmalt for the Power Lunch label, which releases a variety of (mostly goofy) vaporwave albums, although primarily within classic-style vaporwave and hypnagogic drift. Izakaya観光客 is a chill sample curation release that mostly utilizes downtempo sources. It’s available as a […]

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Power Lunch releases “Downstream Integration” by bakmahn

From everything I’ve heard, business culture in the 1990s was absolutely terrible. Every buzzword sounds like a euphemism for something psychologically unsettling for the employee, like rightsizing (a different word for downsizing), hoteling (where employees don’t have their personal cubicle or office and get a different one based on assignment on a timely basis), and “downstream integration” (which generally means […]

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Power Lunch releases “море одиночества” by Memory Void

I haven’t used the “vaporgoth” descriptor in quite some time, but an album like this definitely earns it. море одиночества (which translates to “sea of loneliness” in Russian) is a new album out from Memory Void and available through the Power Lunch label. море одиночества features extremely pitch-/tempo-shifted samples in a manner akin to Chinese Hackers to create a distorted, […]

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Power Lunch releases “Valor and Conviction” by OK Oil Company / Austin Snodgrass

We’ve got another split for you here from Power Lunch. Proudly released on the 4th of July, Valor and Conviction is an eight-track split between OK Oil Company and Austin Snodgrass, who respectively offer five and three tracks. This is a classic-style vaporwave album that samples from country and patriotic music within the USA, often with lyrics that have a […]

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Power Lunch releases “French 75” by danger.ファルコン.1989 / METAPRISE APPLICATIONS

Power Lunch likes their splits and compilations, and they frequently have some short but interesting ones. French 75 is a split release between danger.ファルコン.1989 and METAPRISE APPLICATIONS. Both artists offer five tracks, giving listeners a total of ten. These are classic-style vaporwave songs with the primary production technique being bit-rate decay and other degradation techniques to make the tracks sound […]

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