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News

What’s new in vaporwave!? Here we add any noteworthy news we come across in the community.

Reviews

Album reviews! In-depth breakdowns of albums, their art, history, and impact on the scene.

Quick looks

Taking a quick look at vaporwave media, be it a video, album, literature, art, anything!

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May
03

Link Rot, Lost Discographies, and the Preservation of Your Favorite Media | Episode 23

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Welcome to “Echoes of Media,” where we dive deep into the ever-evolving landscape of digital preservation, lost music treasures, and ever increase corporatization digital media. In this episode, we embark on a journey through the highs and lows of th…

Feb
09

Feature: A Year In Review – 2023 Vaporwave Album Selections

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ARTICLES & FEATURES 2023 a Year In Review ​Vaporwave ALBUM Selections!​​   The vaporwave community celebrates the wonderful work by vaporwave and adjacent artists from 2023! Published: February 6th, 2024   A toast to some of our favorite vaporwave, future funk, and adjacent albums from 2023, chosen by the vaporwave community! Take a moment and […]

Jan
31

Vaporwave Megatext: Vermilion Sands by Michael Uhall

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VAPORWAVE MEGATEXT: VERMILION SANDS By J.G. Ballard Written By: Michael Uhall   Published on: Tuesday January 30th, 2024          First released on June 15, 1987, the GIF (Graphical Interchange Format) was invented two years before the Cold War went underground, making it truly an artifact from before the time factories all […]

Dec
20

Inside the Vaporwave Visual Experience at FlamingoFest 2023 (Part 2) | Episode 22

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Step into the world of vaporwave video art in this episode as we take you behind the scenes of FlamingoFest 2023 and chat with the four live video artists that created the beautiful visual dreamscapes for the festival. We discuss the artistry of bri…

 

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Reviews are but one way to write about vaporwave. In this area, you’ll find all manner of written content, be they merch showcases, op-eds, and everything in between.

Interviews

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