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Taylor

Taylor
October 3, 2012

An Introduction to Com Truise

Were you aware that Tom Cruise is Dyslexic? It’s true. Thank God for those good looks and whatever else it is people found charming about him.

1. We have Top Gun. That’s good stuff right there. Jokes about homoerotic sports carousing, cartoon hero Archer’s “Danger Zone” catch phrase, and leather bomber jacket sales in the mid 80s all owe him a thank you.

2. His whole career paved the way for the best couch hopping motion gif ever, thanks to that Oprah appearance.

3. We now have the electronic music artist working under the name Com Truise.

So who is Com Truise?

Com Truise is, in fact, a New Jersey based producer named Seth Haley. Haley calls his music style “mid-fi-synth-wave-slow-motion-funk.” Some others have called it “VHS wave.” Still others lump it in with “synth wave. I’m personally drawn to go with VHS wave, as the nostalgic 80s tones …

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DJ Scott Mad Flip

DJ Scott Mad Flip
February 17, 2012

Top 5 Chill Out Room Tracks

Sometimes you just have to chill.  We’ve all been there before, whether it was behind the decks or in the vicinity relaxing on a comfy couch, bean bag, or fouton (whoa, with the early 90′s) with great chill out or down tempo music spilling out across your lobes.  The “Chill Out Room” was a mainstay at almost every rave that I attended in the 90′s, and even now at after parties you might still find DJs laying down silky tunes not necessarily for the dance floor.  I am completely blown away by so much chillwave music these days mostly because of the ambient, shoegazer qualities.  The filtered vocals and synths are reminiscent of some of the best synth-pop and ambient electronic music from the 80′s and 90′s like The Cocteau Twins, Massive Attack, FSOL, and Tangerine Dream.  Even now the odds are pretty good that you can find …