Standout Track: “Palm Bay,” a languid pop earworm born from the possibility of triumph. “‘Palm Bay’ started as part of an online contest, which I didn’t win,” writes musician and D.C. newcomer Anders Carlson, who records under the name Moonlight Mask. A Levi’s-sponsored competition on Soundcloud.com, “Make Our Mark,” asked people to submit original songs [...]
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Guitars clang on in Washington, D.C. But they could soon be tied with synthesizers, computers, and weird sound effects.
The District has never lacked for synth-based music, but the last few years have felt like an especially fertile time for synthpop in particular; now we’ve reached the point where there seems to be one local synth- [...]