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10 Wave Songs to Listen To Right Now
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10 Wave Songs to Listen To Right Now

So, it appears that we've abandoned the monthly format we once used for these "Wave Wrapped" posts after approximately two months... whoops-- But, hey-- good news! That just means that now we get to introduce you to double the songs as we usually do while we catch you up on all the hidden gems coming from the wave scene lately. Given all of the recent big news--the compilations, the tours, the festival appearances, and what-have-you--it's easy to miss some really great songs. So let's dive in! 10 Wave Songs to Add to Your Library: If you like gentle, delicate wave music that's going to transport you to a dreamlike, yet restorative place… then check out: mvrina – “dreams of u” If you like hugely emotional music that ends in a much different place than i...
Not To Miss: Cyberwave Winter Festival 2023
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Not To Miss: Cyberwave Winter Festival 2023

A music festival? In THIS weather? I'm saying YES! And that is because this music festival, brought to you by the Cyberwave Collective, is the not-to-miss event of the winter. While they may not have booked Frank Ocean or Paramore like some of these other festivals, the Cyberwave Collective promises the best acts in wave, hardwave, cyberwave, and future garage this weekend, all from the comfort of your favorite Internet-equipped location. Sounds like just as great of a time, honestly. Keep reading to find all the details. Cyberwave Winter Festival 2023 lineup: The three-day-long Cyberwave Winter Festival will be taking place from this Friday, January 13th, until Sunday, January 15th. You can tune into the event via the Collective's Twitch channel. The sta...
Breaking Waves: Pantheon 2022, vol. 3. [Post-Pantheon Ponderings]
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Breaking Waves: Pantheon 2022, vol. 3. [Post-Pantheon Ponderings]

It’s absurd to me that Pantheon 2022 is already four weeks behind us. Between the holidays and the “Pantheon flu” so many of us ended up with, I suppose it makes sense that a month seemed to just blow by… but still!  Where did the time go?  Even now, there are some mornings, in those brief moments between sleep and consciousness, that I still dream that I’m going to wake up in Seattle– about to embark on what was a life-changing journey alongside so many members of the wave music community.  I don’t write that with hyperbole– Pantheon 2022 was genuinely a life-changing event for me.  This “Breaking Waves” entry is the first of many to explore life post-Pantheon 2022. This entry specifically contains my own musings about the experience, now that the festival...
Breaking Waves: Pantheon 2022, vol 2. – Exploring Days 1-2
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Breaking Waves: Pantheon 2022, vol 2. – Exploring Days 1-2

Since we covered "Day 0" in an earlier edition of "Breaking Waves", this volume will focus on cataloguing the many artists featured throughout the rest of the historic weekend that is Pantheon 2022. In that earlier volume, you will also find information about the promoters--Soul Food Music Collective, vibe.digital, and Human Error--as well as an exclusive interview with YAMA. Find "Breaking Waves: Pantheon, volume 1" here, if you need to catch yourself up to speed. If you're ready, go ahead and read on to learn more about Days 1-2 of the festival. Pantheon 2022: The Main Festival North America's first-ever wave festival, Pantheon 2022, was initially announced on August 22nd, but earlier this week, promoters announced the official day-by-day lineup, including ma...