A French invasion for a glorious night of electro! Two superb French outfits and an equally synthational English band ...
French producer Anoraak melodically reworks 80’s TV and video game music - he's part of the Valerie collective and his tracks are often featured on their blog. He recently released the album ‘Nightdrive with You’. He has remixed artists including Hail Social, College, Futurecop!, and The Outrunners.
"Through their music and aesthetic they have been able to completely capture the 80’s throwback. Obviously influenced by the electro founders, M83, Daft Punk etc. but they have taken their sound in a new direction. 'Nightdrive With You' almost sounds like the soundtrack to a dark 1980’s futuristic sci-fi flick"- mpiii.com.
From their official bio: "Though the pink Minitel of 1981 never crossed the French frontier, these three guys and their songs sung in English with a sexy French accent have decided to invade the Walkman of the world."
Return to your childhood of American 80’s movies and video games, 'Ghostbuster' and Molly Ringwald, a retrofuturistic vision. A hooked pop chorus and a melody made for the dancefloor are the basis of the electropop sound of Minitel Rose.
Top British 80's disco sound mixers who recently moved into hip-hop territory with a stellar remix of M.I.A.'s Bucky Done Gun, without losing their catchy, melodic pop bliss.