Chungking Mansions – Encyclies

Recommendation: ☀☁☁ Vaporwave is an exceptional genre of music for many reasons, but one in particular is how many artists flit around through different labels, subgenres, techniques, and style within a small bit of time. It helps that the genre is so interconnected – just take a look at Dream Catalogue and follow who’s worked on what with whom – […]

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Somnus – Sleep

Recommendation: ☀☀☁ Somnus is an alias of Pyravid, a well-known producer who’s tried their hand at several strains of vaporwave and its related genres over the years. Starting with Googleplex Bionetwork on the Dream Catalogue label, Pyravid released a couple pure vaporwave albums and had tracks included on high-profile compilations such as The Eternal Dream System, Abstract Memories 3, and […]

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Tekres releases “Found” by Kagami Smile

Kagami Smile has returned to Tekres with Found, their second release with the ghost tech label following the Asleep / Awake split with Subaeris earlier this February. The seven tracks of Found combine four-on-the-floor beats with dark ambient music, as are instantly noticeable on opening track “Fog”. Of note is the nearly twenty-five minute “Through”, which combines ghost tech with […]

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