Get retro video game sounds in this free plugin from Teenage Engineering’s OP-1

Channel your younger self with the classic sounds of chiptune sound effects completely free to create with and use in your music. There’s a lot of love for old video game sounds online and it’s…

Sennheiser HD 25 – discounted, limited edition, retro headphones

For the month of June, to celebrate 75 years of innovation, Sennheiser are selling their HD 25 headphones for under $100 and shipping limited edition sets to random buyers. Sennheiser’s HD 25 professional monitor headphones…

Spotify add over 100k tracks to Indian catalogue

Spotify have recently signed a deal with Indian record label Saregama, adding their full catalogue of over 100,000 songs to the platform in India. Spotify launched in India last year, since then it has been…

Best Modern Analog Synthesizers

These analog synths all hope to replicate a classic looking, feeling and sounding instrument with modern reliability and connectivity. All of these are from the last decade, but Korg, Moog and Dave Smith are not…

Bebe Music’s Beach Boys influenced pop comes to the Parlour (video)

Vocal harmonies, lush guitars, melodic basslines… There’s so much to love about this wonderful session with the pure, retro fun of Bebe Music. Bebe Music came down from Brighton to join us in the Parlour…

Poolside FM is the coolest time machine on the internet

It may be hard to believe that there is a website made for going poolside, but there definitely is and it’s awesome. Let’s take a trip back to the 80s (with some ambiguous 90s vibes)…

Get your favourite SoundCloud tracks on vinyl

Vinyl is more popular now than it’s been in years and with that in mind a new service is blending streaming with the vinyl of old. Vinylize.it is a new service that blends the music…

SidTracker 64 Tutorial – Create Retro Chiptune on Your iPad

SidTracker 64 is an app that allows you to create chiptune in the style of the Commodore 64. Here is a demo and tutorial of the app available on the Apple App Store for £9.99/$12.99….

8-Bit NES Remixes

Do a search for 8-bit remix on YouTube, and you may find yourself spending hours watching your favourite songs in an 8-bit old computer game fashion. Rakohus is seemly the king of this trend, releasing…

Evolution of Get Lucky

Ever wondered what today’s music would sound like in the 20s, 70s, or even future? Pvnova on YouTube, takes the song Get Lucky by Daft Punk through the years from the 20s to the future…