Re: TBD vs. vaporwave

From Jeff Davis
Sent Fri, Aug 24th 2018, 19:08

The style reference canon for this phase of VW is :

Chuck Person's Eccojams (Danial Lopatin aka OneOhTrixPoint Never)


Macintosh Plus Floral Shoppe (I never would have financed the vinyl
release of this if I would have known it was going to cause so much

many many many other releases which are much less inspired


Jeffrey J Davis


On Fri, Aug 24, 2018 at 12:36 PM,  <> wrote:
> Thanks, Jeff!  Also thx for posting some other VW suggestions a week or so
> ago.  I saved the email and hope to have time to get back to it soon.
> And Laurent, no need to be sorry!  I certainly agree that if all Neko-Shi
> Corp. did was slow down an existing b-side, that's not very creative.  One
> of these days I might try to track down the original b-side and compare.
> But tbh, IDGAF because the end result sounds so good!  If somebody else
> enjoyed the VW version even HALF as much as me, my post will have been worth
> it.
> cheers,
> phase
> On Fri, 24 Aug 2018, Jeff Davis wrote:
>> Not really a breakthrough VW track, but artist = Neko-shi Corporation
>> (Cat Corporation)
> On Fri, 24 Aug 2018, Laurent Knauth wrote:
>> Well, sorry for being ? that guy ? but ? although i didn't study the
>> arrangement carefully ?,this ? vaguewa$ ?version doesn't sound much of a
>> breakthrough to me.
>> I mean most, if not all of the italo-dance 45's b-sides were actually
>> instrumental versions, this Valerie Dore single being no exception. If you
>> aim to vaporwave yourself, Den Harrow's ? Future Brain ?, is another
>> italo-favorite ? although not as classy maybe !
>> As a kid, i often used to prefer the b-sides over the a-ones and, much
>> later, often wondered whether the Franck de Wulf's ? B-Sides ? alias was
>> named after that !