VAPORWAVE

Exploring internet music and art culture through the lens of vaporwave, plunderphonics, eccojams, 80s/90s, and disco.

..now arriving at: Utopia District

What is Utopia District? Check out our  About Page  for details!

Discord  is where we hang out, feel free to join us! 

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enjoy your stay at.. Utopia District

Check below for our latest written material, podcasts, and more!

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LITERATURE

Feature: Net-Based Communities Shifted By A Global Pandemic

By | Articles/Features

Feature What A Global Pandemic Taught A Net-Based Music Community Written By: Gbanas92 & IndyAdvant   Published on June 12, 2021     Online COMMUNITIES SHIFTED BY A GLOBAL PANDEMIC: A LOOK AT ART MOVEMENT RESILIENCY & ADAPTABILITY THROUGH THE LENS OF VAPORWAVE   When the curtains closed on ElectroniCON & ElectroniCON 2, there was a […]

WORLDWIDE.WAV

By | Events

WORLDWIDE.WAV Friday, June 11th to Saturday, June 12th A trans-global virtual vapor festival, running non-stop on Twitch!   This event has been organized by Ronny Parres of  Vaporspace StL  Event Discussion Facebook Page:  https://facebook.com/events/480230349892512    This event consists of 6 blocks, each with their own poster and musicians + visual artists roster. STREAMING LIVE NOW: […]

Shadows in Neon City: This City is A Palace in the Sky

By | Fiction

  Shadows in Neon City: Part Five This City Is A Palace in the Sky   Written by: Zack   Art by  Hydra ヒドラ    The Oaysis drink cleared Murph’s head, but his body was still riddled with aches and pains. He climbed into the shower to wash off the previous night’s grime and sweat. […]

 

 

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OUR WRITTEN CONTENT

We love to write, and we love vaporwave. That’s why we take pride in empowering the community with a home to showcase their work, bringing to you some incredible vaporwave content. Hit us up on  Twitter  or  Discord  if you’d like to write with us! Check out our Text page for a full review of our offerings, include but not limited to:

NEWS & REVIEWS

We want to keep you up to date on what is happening in the scene and community. No more FOMO! Also digital and physical album reviews, and so much more.

INTERVIEWS

Interviews with labels, musicians, visualists, community members and more! Not to be confused with our Podcast Interviews!

ARTICLES & SPECIAL FEATURES

This is where the good stuff happens. An experimental approach to showcasing deeper looks into artists, merch, trends, and more!

 

THE BEST VAPORWAVE PODCAST

Your favorite interviews are back! We’ve done months of planning to bring you some incredibly awesome artist deep dives, and unique looks into the incredibly vast history of such a young community.

Stream our shows from within our site here, or sub to us on your favorite podcast network below:

 

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OUR VIDEO CONTENT

Videos are cool. We like to make them.

Check out our  YouTube  page for a variety of different content.

MUSIC VIDEOS

 Music videos are cool. Vaporwave music videos are even cooler!

LIVESTREAM PREMIERES

Premieres of album releases with merch giveaways, partnering with labels, artists, and community members.

VIDEO ESSAYS

Who doesn’t love a good ol’ vapor video essay.

Art Exhibits

You can’t have vaporwave without art. That’s why we’re using this space to showcase the amazing creations from the 3D artists, illustrators, album designers, and visualists in the vaporwave and adjacent communities. We don’t get Bandcamp emails when visual artists put things out – it is our duty here at UD to provide these exhibits.

We’ll try to have a fully fledged showcase for you here every month or two: here!

For now, check out these amazing visual artists below!

        Vapor Priestess

        Mystic Panda

VideoDromeTV

       VideodromeTV

Tropical Virtual

                           Tropical Virtual