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A Novel Approach to a Retrospective

Most artists, setting out to create a retrospective, would choose a track or two from each past album and assemble them into a compilation. Not PcUniverse, who’s approach is always imaginative, creative and adventurous. 17th, as the title implies, is his 17th album. He commemorates this milestone with all new tracks, but created in the […]

Melodic Mallsoft to Enhanced Your Shopping Experience

We didn’t realize how innocent we were. Getting stoned, wandering aimlessly through the mall, looking for someplace to drop our only $5, the promise of romance and love passing with each cute girl who walked by. The coins that paved the fountain floor looked like barely imaginable wealth, as we joked and fantasized about how […]

Sub-genre Defying Album is Just Outstanding Vaporwave

Is it weatherwave or slushwave or mallsoft or late-nite lofi? I don’t know, but what I can tell you with confidence is that this is an excellent vaporwave album. Offshore Weather, by Dream Basement, delivers a listening experience that is both emotionally engaging and intellectually satisfying. Nothing too outrageous but nothing to banal, either. The […]

The Shimmering Brilliance of the Last Sunset

Here is a concept album that works on every level. The story has been told many times in many ways; the end. The decline. The collapse of civilization, and what remains afterward. Rarely has this tale been conveyed with such starkly elegant beauty as with this telling. Yahoo Geocities™ navigates the dreamscapes of dystopia as […]