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A Historical Vaporwave Documentary Finally Exists!

Vaporwave, A brief history by Wolfenstein OS X is something I just caught on YouTube and was very happy to see something like this be made.

Even if short, this great little documentary touches back to the roots of the genre with releases like Chuck Persons Eccojams, and Macintosh Plus Floral Shoppe, as well as delves into the concepts and possible meanings behind some of the work being made.

Wolfenstein OS X also address the concerns of some music being made under the blanket genre of Vaporwave seem to be lazily constructed while others do tend to touch on something quite interesting.

This is definitely worth watching and I’m currently trying to get him to come on the podcast to discuss it. If you know Wolfenstein OS X, please let him know he would be a welcome guest!

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Vaporwave font tastes like bumblebees and is powered by ccCaffeine

Welcome Beauty Sounds may by my favorite obscure bandcamp label. These weirdos down under sure put together some awesome mind bending stuff.

I think this one is probably my favorite release of theirs yet! Name your price download.

deluxepaint 418 takes you on a stuttering funky groove in his latest track

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I just noticed that the ever-weird deluxepaint 418 just posted a new track and I thought I’d share it since it’s pretty damn cool. Enjoy!

Vaporwave is dead….. or is it? Yes it is, but this is still worth watching

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Is Vaporwave a real genre of music? A lot of people would say no. A lot of people would say it’s just crappy 90s music slowed down. A lot of it is actually, and and a lot of it does indeed suck horribly. Much of it is just horrible rehashes of the same things over and over again, obvious samples with nothing done to them but slowed down (I’m looking at you Mac Plus) This is one of the reasons I started tuning much of it out of my attention-o-sphere. However, when a video came up called “Vaporwave is dead” I couldn’t resist but to click it. Much to my surprise it was one of the ever so increasingly rare gems that the internet-sub-fake-sudo-genre can produce from time to time. I figured it was worth a share 🙂

Vaporwave may be dead, or was never alive, but this short video is still pretty cool.

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