Net Century releases “VAV​​-​​31 Studios Customer Service Line (Deluxe Edition)” by VAV-31

VAV​​-​​31 Studios Customer Service Line (Deluxe Edition) by VAV-31 is presented as an album of hold music for phone calls. Well with forty half-minute-long tracks, that’s exactly what it appears to be, too. This release on the Net Century label is low-bit rate samples of adult contemporary and muzak that would be perfectly fine for some 90s call service. No […]

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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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Net Century releases “SkyMiles” by FairlaneElectronics

SkyMiles is a five-track EP from FairlaneElectronics. It’s a short concept release that’s presented as hold music from a fictional airline’s frequent flier program, released through Net Century. The album is sample curation with a slight lo-fi sheen, as if it’s played over the telephone. SkyMiles is available as a pay-what-you-want digital download. Check it out below:   SkyMiles by […]

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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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Net Century releases “あなたの側で / 3AM” by チェリーSoda / EXIT ZERO

Here we have a new split release now available through Net Century, which releases all kinds of vaporwave from classic-style to vapornoise. あなたの側で / 3AM is a split release from チェリーSoda and EXIT ZERO that features two differently-titled EPs from either artist. Both releases feature sample curation vaporwave with pitch-/tempo-shifting to create the recognizable vaporwave distorted-nostalgia effect. The release is […]

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