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Tag: The Department

SYNTH WAVE LIVE 2 at Electrowerkz

To celebrate the second anniversary of internet station Artefaktor Radio, some of the best independent synth driven acts were at gathered together at Electrowerkz for Synth Wave Live 2. Held in collaboration with Bombshell Radio, Portobello Radio and The Electricity Club, artists and enthusiasts from around the world made the trip to London and were welcomed by Rusty Egan for one of his famed DJ sets for those who like it electronic. Continue Reading ›

A Short Conversation with THE DEPARTMENT

London-based synth combo THE DEPARTMENT are another one of the acts playing ‘Synth Wave Live 2’ on Saturday 7th April 2018 at London’s Electrowerkz. With a penchant for classic electro and new wave, they are led by Rob Green. Enthused on-stage and off, Rob Green also presents ‘The Synth Wave Show’ on Artefaktor Radio. Taking time out from a mixing session in the studio, Rob Green chatted from THE DEPARTMENT to The Electricity Club… Continue Reading ›

ARTEFAKTOR RADIO Interview

Artefaktor Radio is an internet radio station broadcasting from Mexico City 24 hours a day. Featuring a collection of music “Since the beginning until now” ranging from “Synth, electronica, electro, synthpop, techno”, the station is the brainchild of Renato Moyssén. The Artefaktor brand also has branched into promotions and live events. Very much kindred spirits, The Electricity Club had a chat with Renato Moyssén about Artefaktor Radio’s ethos and development. Continue Reading ›

SYNTH CLUB Live at Electrowerkz

Electronic pop music comes in many shapes and sizes, some of it is good and some of it is most definitely bad. So it’s important to differentiate and the makers of Synth Wave Live did just that with their smaller scale, but no less ambitious event, Synth Club at Electrowerkz in the heart of Central London. Centred around a formal album launch for Hungary’s BLACK NAIL CABARET, the evening was bolstered by VILE ELECTRODES, KNIGHT$, THE FRIXION and THE DEPARTMENT. Continue Reading ›

SYNTH WAVE LIVE at Zigfrid von Underbelly of Hoxton

Zigfrid von Underbelly of Hoxton was the venue of Synth Wave Live, a special event curated by Rob Green and Renato Moyssén to celebrate the first anniversary of internet station Artefaktor Radio. The station provides a global platform for a variety of programming, the best known being The Electronic Family Tree show presented by the legendary Rusty Egan. A gathering of ten acts from all over Europe were gathered to provide a day’s worth of live music to suit a variety of tastes. Continue Reading ›