Montréal’s RATIONAL YOUTH were among the trailblazers for electronic pop in Canada. They quickly made an impression and supported OMD at Auditorium Le Plateau in March 1982
RATIONAL YOUTH will be playing live in London for the first time at Non Stop Electronic Cabaret on Saturday 29th September 2018. Tracy Howe kindly chatted to The Electricity Club following completion of this summer’s ‘Canadian Synth Legends Tour’ with PSYCHE… Continue Reading ›
KIRLIAN CAMERA have been active in the dark synth genre since 1979, when Angelo Bergamini set off to create a project, which has lasted decades and gained fans with every release.
With the recent opus ‘Hologram Moon’, a No1 in the German Alternative Charts, Bergamini and Fossi have really proven that KIRLIAN CAMERA still have it very much in them. Angelo Bergamini and Elena Alice Fossi chatted about their latest musical adventure with The Electricity Club. Continue Reading ›
The quaint Italian city of Parma is possibly best known for three things: ham, cheese and KIRLIAN CAMERA. The latter, of the inedible kind, unless one salivates upon the deliciousness of Elena Alice Fossi.
The group’s sound progressed to one of much darker undertones. 'Hologram Moon' is the latest offering from the pair, proving that KIRLIAN CAMERA isn’t ready to retire yet. Indeed ‘Hologram’ sees Fossi’s clear voice lead into a world of spectacular sound and unparalleled musical know how. Continue Reading ›
Elena Alice Fossi has her fingers in so many pies. One wonders where the multitalented singer, model and producer finds the time to oscillate.
With her latest release as SPECTRA PARIS, the brilliant supersonic gem 'Retromachine Betty' proved that Fossi has many faces and is truly capable to bending genres in the directions suitable for her palate. The Italian songstress kindly chatted to The Electricity Club about her busy, busy life... Continue Reading ›
Like Germany and the UK, Sweden has an established history in electronic music. With a melodic tradition rooted in traditional Nordic folk music and the region’s long dark nights causing bouts of melancholy, the Swedes are more than well suited to stay indoors and further the art of synthpop.
So what’s so special about Sweden then? Listed chronologically from its UK perspective with a restriction of one song per moniker, here are The Electricity Club’s 25 SVENSKA SYNTH SONGS… Continue Reading ›