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The Midnight is a marriage between a songwriter from the Deep South and a producer from Denmark who both live in Los Angeles. The songs were written in North Hollywood and Santa Monica over two years and represent the first fruit of The Midnight.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UiSB2Fbw9gs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A206G8RQB_U

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=18-Ye2L3ej8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTES3KfHjfA

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Oh yes, that's a bit special. Parts of my body moved to that one too.

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Another new track by these guys AWESOME!!!

 

https://youtu.be/bBs-lPvk3Zk

Waiting for the music video.

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This sounds so sweet.

Where can one find out more about these guys? Do they have a website or something?

Bandcamp

FaceTube

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mmh... not much info on these guys I guess. Can't even find the names of the members anywhere.

There names should be on the Bandcamp page.

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Tim McEwan handles vocals. Tyler Lyle has helped with writing a few songs. I believe Johannes Jørgensen is the producer. They've also had Thomas Edinger lay down some sexy sax tracks.

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The Midnight - Endless Summer OUT NOW!!!

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVpFnv9RyIE

 

https://themidnight.bandcamp.com/album/endless-summer

 

Been listening to this this morning and it's AWESOME!!! just takes you back to 1984, highly recommended.

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Yes like most others I'm enjoying this- funny because if you asked me if I wanted to hear some synth heavy 80s styled music I probably would have passed - that idea doesn't really appeal much at all, but the fact is that this stuff is damn catchy music and leaves me wanting to hear more. Luckily there are a bunch of other new 'synthwave' bands following the trend.

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Too many bloody instrumentals. Haha. I like the songs with vocals, except the robot vocal one, but yeah, I just wish there were more songs with lyrics. Good stuff though. I do prefer the FM-84 album.

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Too many bloody instrumentals. Haha. I like the songs with vocals, except the robot vocal one, but yeah, I just wish there were more songs with lyrics. Good stuff though. I do prefer the FM-84 album.

Yeah that's probably my main gripe with these new retro synthwave bands- too many instrumentals in fact a lot of the bands only do instrumentals. The ones with vocals are generally a lot better.

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Yep, I agree 100%. I actually checked out a gigantic mass of artists, but they were more or less all instrumentals. Mr. AOR seems to have his hands on the pulse of any relevant artists, as I didn't hear one that has not been mentioned here that was worthy of note.

 

One little thing I liked a bit more about The Midnight was some cooler "modern" lyrics. Especially 'Jason.' 'Jason, tell me what you're chasin.' lol, but seriously some of the other lyrics are pretty cool.

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Pretty good synth stuff.......love the throwback Sax, as that was such a HUGE part of the New Wave tuneage!

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