Meet Michael Oakley, one of the genre’s leaders on the UK scene, which is really where the action is anyway. Michael is as cool and down-to-earth as he is talented, and that is truly saying a lot.
Tiger Blood Tapes are one of the new(ish) kids on the block when it comes to Vaporwave, but over the last few years, they have really come into their own, and grown to be one of the better labels out there for your Vapor-related vinyl and cassette needs.
Of all the different artists and albums that seemingly drop each and every day, Waterfront Dining is one the more consistent and quality acts out there today. If you’re looking for classic Vaporwave sounds then this is a perfect place to start.
The over-whelming awesomeness of the amount of music waiting to be discovered, at times, can be too much for any one person. Even in the smaller independent genres of experimental electronic music and vaporwave, it can be exhausting. What is the solution?
My Pet Flamingo and TimeSlave Recordings are for my money, the premier labels out there today for Vaporwave, Future Funk and Synthwave music. There are a lot of labels out there doing what Jay and Enzo do, but simply put – no one does it better.
Some artists are forever associated with being the epitome of a genre in my brain. One such artist is II Nothing II with his totally classic Vaporwave sound and signature production style.