Out of the Blue

You thought the synthwave project Turbobache in collaboration with Akrodos is dead? Well, here comes a soaking wet summer season surprise out of nowhere: Following up the Halloween mix “Bachenstein”, a synth-pop-infused 15th edition of the Pier Pressure series comprises three months of hard work which creates the perfect wave to ride on in 2020.

Out of the Blue (Pier Pressure 15)
01 Trevor Something – I Want Your Love [In Your Brain] {00:00}
02 Savoir Adore – Body Heat [Nettwerk] {03:21}
03 Skogsrå – Hey Lady (Now You See Me) [Good Soldier] {06:25}
04 Morgan Willis – Over the Border [Morgan Willis] {09:41}
05 YXO – WAVE ● 波 [YXO] {11:54}
06 Duett feat. Stewart Lockwood – Running Scared [Modal] {15:55}
07 Satin Jackets feat. Panama – Electric Blue [Eskimo] {19:07}
08 Cobra Copter with Autovampir – Radio Beach [Cobra Copter] {23:32}
09 Midas Hutch feat. MAAD – I’ll Go There [Midas Hutch] {26:00}
10 SHAUN – Terminal [DCTOM] {29:38}
11 Duett – Touch [Modal] {32:36}
12 Killstarr feat. Dream Fiend – Ocean Club [Killstarr] {35:34}
13 Phaserland feat. Nikki Dodds – Electric Atlantic [Wave Runner] {38:25}
14 WRLD feat. Savoi – Hang Up [Monstercat] {40:59}
15 Klahr – Humanize [Axtone] {44:11}
16 LGHTNNG – Keep It Together [LGHTNNG] {47:32}
17 Midnight Mystery Club – Orange County [Midnight Mystery Club] {50:49}
18 Cavego – Hafjell [Eskimo] {54:36}
19 Sundara Karma – Flame (Roosevelt Remix) [Chess Club] {57:55}
20 Montmartre – Inside of Me (Robotaki Remix) [Universal] {1:01:48}
21 Gryff – Landslide [Gryff] {1:06:36}
22 AMTRAC – Accountable [Openers] {1:09:39}
23 Iversen – In Dreams [Iversen] {1:13:08}

02 additional production by Amy Kuney.
05 contains snippets from the TV series Miami Vice, S1E02.
07 appeared previously in Helioscope Yearmix 2019, Pt. 2.

Compiled by Akrodos and Helioscope.
Original image by Marcy Day.
Cover design by Akrodos.


Helioscope Mixes Catalogue ID: h568
Turbobache Mixes Catalogue ID: t055

Bache in Japan

Akrodos and Turbobache have never actually been to Japan, but here’s our best guess of what we would play in a live set in the country of the rising sun.

Bache in Japan (Bi6)
01 Alphaville – Big in Japan [WEA]
02 Jay Ikalima – Centuries [Future City]
03 Shikimo feat. DOOMROAR – VHS
04 Droid Bishop – She Don’t [Celladora]
05 Frekt – Tokyo
06 Morgan Willis – The Game (Round2) [Lazerdiscs]
07 Flashworx – Odaiba Chase [SpaceWalker]
08 Ryder – Joyride
09 U-KOH – Cold Land Adventure [TimeSlaves]
10 Morgan Willis – Nerd Club
11 Zane Alexander – Galaxy
12 FM Attack feat. MNYNMS – Inner Space [Starfield]
13 Brandon with Sam Hughes – Arcade (Shred Remixed Version) [Horus]
14 Sebastian Gampl feat. Tommy Reeve – Without You [Rad Rush]
15 Neon Vandal – Shinjuku Rose [Future City]
16 Phaserland – Alone with You [Rosso Corsa]
17 Sunglasses Kid feat. Japhy Saatchi – Corruptin’ Mind [Aztec]
18 ODESZA – Meridian [Counter]
19 Henry Saiz – Spiricom (See You Soon) (Hal Incandenza Version) [Balance]
20 Lacrema – Biomechanical Women
21 Morgan Willis – Last Ticket [Lazerdiscs]
22 FM-84 – Everything
23 Satellite Young – Sanfransokyo Girl
24 The Midnight – Tokyo Night Train


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Turbobache Mixes Catalogue ID: t046

Bache in Weisensee

After weeks of preparation, Helioscope and fellow synthwave enthusiast Akrodos share their new collaborative set centered around urban-themed synth-pop, driving retrowave instrumentals and classic disco sounds:

Bache in Weisensee (Bi5)
01 M|O|O|N – Time [Friends of Friends]
02 Brandon – Beverly Hills Girls
03 Johnny Hates Jazz – I Don’t Want to Be a Hero [Virgin]
04 Sferro feat. Phono Ghosts – Court of the Twelve Trees [Rosso Corsa]
05 Sulene – What We Had [Sleep Well]
06 TV-Players feat. Aurolab – Love Obsession
07 Crockett – Off the Grid [Rain Dragon]
08 DJ Pone & Boogie Vice – Ricky the Can [Ed Banger]
09 Hal Incandenza feat. Mammals – Unicorn [Lost Worlds]
10 Computronic feat. Vandal Moon – Running the Storm [TimeSlaves]
11 Robert Parker – DiscoDeath [Lazerdiscs]
12 Roisto – No Regrets [It’s Great!]
13 Jamiroquai – Cloud 9 (Fred Falke Remix) [Virgin EMI]
14 Lionel Richie – Running with the Night [Motown]
15 Michael Elliot – Don’t You Wanna (I-Vision Remix) [June 87]
16 The Midnight – Sunset (Michael Cassette Remix) [Silk]
17 Volt Age – Sensual Overdrive
18 The Encounter – Behemoth IV (Emmett Brown Remix)
19 Shalamar – A Night to Remember [Solar]
20 Cassius feat. Ryan Tedder & JAW – The Missing (Domenico Torti Remix) [Interscope]
21 Sunglasses Kid feat. JJ Mist – Without You [Aztec]
22 Lifelike – Nightwalk [Anjunadeep]
23 Tuxedo – 2nd Time Around [Stones Throw]
24 Mono Memory – Part 2
25 Spandau Ballet – Gold [Chrysalis]
26 Beckett – Four [InnerDark]
27 Phaserland – Cosmic Boundaries [Rosso Corsa]
28 Paradise Walk – Neon Rain
29 Speed Limits – Feel So Good
30 Quixotic – Teenage Hero [Hungarian Synthwave Allstars]
31 Ultraboss – Tenerezza [NewRetroWave]
32 Time Travel – Roller Skates
33 Mason – I Like It [Animal Language]
34 Cameo vs. Monkeycat – Word Up [Mercury / Animal Language]


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Turbobache Mixes Catalogue ID: t040

Wind of Time

Wind of Time (Outrun Vol. 7)
01 Don Dellpiero – By the Sword of Eternal Flame
02 Cretu & Thiers – When Love Is Missing Word [Virgin]
03 Andromeda Dreams – Magnetism [Future City]
04 Phaserland – Nomad City [Rosso Corsa]
05 Sferro – All Things Converge [Rosso Corsa]
06 D-Noise – Neon Drive
07 Isidor – Burning Saber [NewRetroWave]
08 Echosoft – Gravitar [Future City]
09 Volt Age feat. Maram el Dsoki – Pleasure Operator [Supreme Delight]
10 Dead Astronauts – Black Echo [NewRetroWave]
11 24:7 – Arrival [TimeSlaves]
12 Dance With the Dead – Venom
13 The G – Theme from J.A.R.V.I.S [TimeSlaves]
14 Waveshaper – You Are the End [G4F]
15 Low Contrast – Other Side [Hungarian Synthwave Allstars]
16 The Neon Droid – LOVE [Hungarian Synthwave Allstars]
17 Scandroid – Shout (Blue Stahli Remix) [FIXT]
18 Oscillian – Stratosphere
19 Diamond Field & Rat Rios – Closer (Morgan Willis Remix) [Luca Discs]
20 Travis MacDonald – Mission Beach [PHW]
21 Robert Parker – Running Wild [Lazerdiscs]
22 Zombie Hyperdrive – Monolith [NewRetroWave]
23 Maxthor – Buried Deep Inside [Lazerdiscs]
24 Turbo Knight – Midnight Rain
25 Hal Incandenza – Explorer [Lost Worlds]
26 Starcadian – Interspace
27 Arnold Vinyl – Capital City Nights
28 Com Truise – Syrthio [Ghostly]
29 Pylot – Caine [Monstercat]
30 24:7 – First Encounter [TimeSlaves]
31 Public Service Broadcasting – Go! (Errors Remix) [Test Card]
32 Volt Age – Theme 1000 [Supreme Delight]


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Cool Runnin’

Cool Runnin’ (Pier Pressure Vol. 11)
01 Jimpster feat. Jinadu – The Sun Comes Up [Freerange]
02 Konrad Celinski – Seagulls
03 ES.P – Biscayne Breakers [Future City]
04 Knight One – Swords Cry [Kissed]
05 Elegance – Vacances J’oublie Tout [Barclay]
06 Anoraak – Outcome [Endless Summer]
07 Jerry Galeries – Cup Noodles [Batalong]
08 Men Without Hats – The Safety Dance [Statik]
09 Moullinex – Take a Chance (Satin Jackets Remix) [Discotexas]
10 Raydar – Neon Graffiti [NewRetroWave]
11 Morgan Willis – Tonight [Lazerdiscs]
12 RÓSA – Alone
13 Hayling – Pleasure Principle (Domestic Technology Remix) [A Must Have]
14 Sferro feat. Highway Superstar – Dress to the Nines [Rosso Corsa]
15 Black Van feat. Holy Ghost! – Express [Permanent Vacation]
16 Timecop1983 – Come with Me
17 Espen Kraft – Jenny Come Home
18 Sunglasses Kid feat. I Am Harlequin – Just Another Day [Aztec]
19 Let Em Riot – The Manual
20 Crockett – Waning Lights
21 Northern Nomads – Love Is All We Have
22 The Establishment – Love Like This [French Express]
23 Gibson Brothers – Ooh What a Life! (Gerd Janson & Shan Edit) [Running Back]
24 Labtracks – Quenza [Macarize]
25 Blende feat. Mattie Safer – Back to Summertime [Eskimo]
26 Jordan F & Vast Hill – Until the End
27 Hunter – Dreaming About U (Skibblez Remix) [Club Coral]
28 Chiwoniso feat. Max Wild – Gomo (David Marston & MOA Remix) [Soul Clap]
29 Shelter – Zon Zon Zon [International Feel]
30 Frank Redux – Friday 10pm
31 Matt Kwid – High Contrast [Telefuture]
32 Jerry Galeries – Quartz Plaza [Batalong]
33 Mitch Murder – Breakaway [DX Seven]
34 Satchmode – Love Hz [Minor Miracle]
35 Leo Almunia – Winter Raga [Melodica]
36 Phaserland – Glowing [Rosso Corsa]
37 Ace Buchannon – Mano a Mano
38 Com Truise – Isostasy [Ghostly]
39 In Memoirs – All of My Time [Celebration]
40 Duett – Connections [Modal]
41 Cyndi Lauper – Time After Time [Portrait]


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Tropical Nights

Tropical Nights (Pier Pressure Vol. 10)
01 Takahashi Jones – Ikigai (Afternoon Delight) [Future 80s]
02 M83 – Moon Crystal [Mute]
03 Lianne La Havas vs. Echosoft – Feel the Green & Gold (Bachenmus) [Warner Bros. / Future City]
04 Mark Barrott – Right 4 Me [International Feel]
05 Lazerhawk – Dreamrider [Rosso Corsa]
06 tiiiza – Dive
07 Timecop1983 – Tears in the Rain
08 Else Born – This Time / Remember (Blue Motel Remix) [Eskimo]
09 Dameer Khan – Spirit Samba
10 Mitch Murder – Call Waiting [DX Seven]
11 Toshiki Kadomatsu – 52nd Street “Akiko” [Air]
12 Satin Jackets feat. NTEIBINT – Coast to Coast [Eskimo]
13 Doctor Dru & Adana Twins – Supreme [Exploited]
14 Nils Penner – Ilma [Galaktika]
15 Midnight Magic – I Gotta Feeling (Nick Monaco & David Marston Island Life Remix) [Soul Clap]
16 Moullinex – Love Love Love [Discotexas]
17 Dino Lenny – The Magic Room (Dino Lenny & Seth Troxler Re-Edit) [Play It Say It]
18 Domestic Technology – Prometheus (Tropical Mix) [Sunglasses]
19 Cutting Crew – (I Just) Died in Your Arms [Virgin]
20 Chaconne – This Way
21 VHS Dreams – Your Loving Arms
22 Matt Fax – Upward [Avanti]
23 Sunglasses Kid feat. D/A/D – Sunshine [Aztec]
24 Magic Dance – One Step Away (Bellemaison Remix) [NewRetroWave]
25 Pat Lok – In the Night (U Don’t Know) [Kitsuné]
26 Muna – I Know a Place [RCA]
27 Sunglasses Kid feat. Phaserland – Venice Beach [Aztec]
28 FM-84 – Outatime
29 Tonebox – Cryosleep [NewRetroWave]
30 Macintosh Plus – Lisa Frank 420 / Modern Computer [Vektroid]
31 CFCF – Tropical Realities [1080p]
32 Shura – Tongue Tied [Bsessi]
33 Espen Kraft – Saturday Night
34 Duett – Visions [Modal]


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Bache in L.A.

Bache in L.A. (Bi4)
01 Bag Raiders – Shooting Stars [Modular]
02 Philip Bader & Niconé – LXBD_3 (Danroeschen Remix) [Dantze]
03 Slicarus – We Own These Streets
04 Robert Parker – On the Run [Lazerdiscs]
05 Phaserland – Smolder [Rosso Corsa]
06 Lazerhawk – Interstellar [Rosso Corsa]
07 Scattle – In the Zone
08 Brandon – Testarossa
09 Waveshaper – Airlock Love [NewRetroWave]
10 Turbo Knight – Metahumans
11 Talk Talk – Life’s What You Make It [EMI]
12 Konrad Celiński – Luminance
13 Rufus & Chaka Khan – Ain’t Nobody [Warner Bros.]
14 Pomrad – City Lights [On And On]
15 6th Borough Project – Do It to the Max [Instruments of Rapture]
16 Oliver feat. Scott Mellis – Electrify [Interscope]
17 Kayex – My Friends
18 Arwelone feat. High Fantasy – Strange Symmetry [Future City]
19 Sunglasses Kid feat. Miranda Carey – Can’t Hide [Aztec]
20 Traks – Long Train Running [Best Record]
21 Harrison – Right Hook [Last Gang]
22 Last Island – Down and Around [Tasty]
23 Michael Oakley – Devotion
24 Clubhouse – Kyra (The Midnight Remix)
25 Dua Lipa – Be the One [Warner]
26 George McCrae – Rock Your Baby [T.K.]
27 The Griswolds feat. Lizzo – YDLM [Wind-up]
28 Jesse Oliver – Nicodemus [Discotexas]
29 Tensnake – Freundchen [True Romance]
30 Earth, Wind & Fire – Let’s Groove [CBS]
31 Chaz Jankel – Number One [A&M]
32 admo – Sparks
33 The Whispers – And the Beat Goes On [Solar]
34 Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy [London]
35 Client Liaison – Off White Limousine [Kirribilli]
36 Leon Else feat. Oliver – The City Don’t Care [What Are We Doing]
37 Crockett – The Stars Above
38 FM-84 – Los Angeles


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Bache Back in Town

Bache Back in Town (BI3)
01 Digitalism – No Cash [[PIAS]]
02 Cheryl Lynn – Got To Be Real [Columbia]
03 Holm CPU – Fotspor (Bobby Spice Remix) [Olsen]
04 Todd Terje & The Olsens – La fête sauvage [Olsen]
05 Robert Parker – Silver Screen Cruising [NewRetroWave]
06 The Rhondels – Freak n Freeze [Dekmantel]
07 Da Chick – Do The Clap (Mason’s Re-clap) [Discotexas]
08 Bambook feat. Jennie A. – Dance With Me [Culprit]
09 Russ Chimes – Daytona [Endless Summer]
10 GosT – Prepotency [Blood]
11 Mitch Murder – Breakazoid [Mad Decent]
12 Borussia – Sour Stroke [Ed Banger]
13 Pengus & Phaserland – Fast Runnin’ [Telefuture]
14 Phil Collins & Philip Bailey – Easy Lover [CBS]
15 Fancy – Slice Me Nice [Metronome]
16 Chromeo – Night By Night [!K7]
17 Sam Sparro – Closer [EMI]
18 Klaudia – For Your Love [CAT]
19 Pryda – Crossings [Pryda]
20 Fatima Yamaha – Sooty Shearwater, King of Migration [Magnetron]
21 Mr Lover – Run For Cover [CAT]
22 M83 – Do It, Try It [Mute]


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Initial-T

Initial-T (Outrun Vol. 2)
01 Dance With The Dead – There’s A Storm Coming
02 Ninesh Babu – Energy [Intricate]
03 Z6B3R feat. Manfred Klose – Proximity Effect [Future City]
04 Betamaxx – Fighting Off Your Demons [Playmaker]
05 Zeta Reticula – The Hour Teller [1605 Music Therapy]
06 Concerto. – The Storm [Future City]
07 Busy P – Mark [Ed Banger]
08 Dance With The Dead – Quietly Into The Night
09 Rockets – On The Road Again [IPG]
10 Occams Laser – Putrefaction
11 Meteor – Hunter Of Lost Souls
12 Mitch Murder & Satellite Young – Sniper Rouge
13 Com Truise – Silicon Tare [Ghostly]
14 Forêt de Vin – Lifeline [NewRetroWave]
15 Perturbator – Neo Tokyo [Blood]
16 Lydmor & Bon Homme – Missed Out On Disco (Pole Folder & Just Hear Remix) [hfn]
17 Artemus Gordon – Deathrace2000
18 Cabaret Nocturne – Dark Pop [Beachcoma]
19 Pylot – A Race Against Time [Monstercat]
20 Badlands – Echo
21 Moondragon – Navigator Ready
22 Dance With The Dead – Eyes of Madness
23 Occams Laser – Deceiver
24 Herr Doktor feat. Cavaliers of Fun – Moon Garden [Future City]
25 Carpenter Brut – Anarchy Road [No Quarter]
26 Retouch – Arm of Creation [Future City]
27 Freeweights – Lightweight [NewRetroWave]
28 Moondragon feat. Phaserland – Blackbird


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Howl into the Night

Howl into the Night (Outrun Vol. 1)
01 Opale – Sleepless [Lentonia]
02 Lane 8 feat. Patrick Baker – Ghost (Bwana Remix) [Anjunadeep]
03 Tentacle – Goliath [Natura Sonoris]
04 Chilly – For Your Love (Psychemagik Edit) [Psychemagik]
05 Jordan F – Our Destiny, Above Us [New Retro Wave]
06 Ki:Theory – Stasis (Cubicolor Remix)
07 Super Flu – Between ¾ Bars [Hommage]
08 Dialect – Ghost Of Red Hook [1080p]
09 Mr. Flagio – Take A Chance [Squish]
10 Hot Hot Hawk – Back To The Night City [Nang]
11 Chance – チャンス[Future City]
12 Roy RosenfelD & Guy Mantzur – Deeyo [Kompakt]
13 De Lorra – Le Chasse [Future City]
14 Jordan F feat. Le Cassette – Under the Sun [New Retro Wave]
15 Retröxx – Flatron [Future City]
16 Rockets – Galactica [Rockland]
17 Supermax – Love Machine [Atlantic]
18 La Bionda – Sandstorm [Baby]
19 Cubenx – Our Fire [InFiné]
20 Keep Shelly In Athens – Silent Rain [Friends of Friends]
21 VHS Glitch – Iron Pumper [New Retro Wave]
22 Dream Fiend – Adrenaline [New Retro Wave]
23 Junior Loves – Ignacio’s Daydream [1080p]
24 Gordon – Coelacanthe [InFiné]
25 Jori Hulkkonen – Ready Player One [My Favorite Robot]
26 Phaserland – To Be Strong [New Retro Wave]
27 Trevor Something – The Possession
28 Monte – Radical [Jeudi]
29 Jordan F – One Way Ticket [New Retro Wave]
30 MK Ultra feat. VidComm – Coast To Coast [New Retro Wave]
31 Scattle – LVL.2 (Magic Sword Remix)
32 Tune Crashers – The Way Home [Future City]
33 Art Of Trance – Octopus (Gai Barone’s Smilodontic Remix) [Platipus]
34 Theo Kottis – UFO [Moda Black]
35 Jordan F feat. Morilla – Set Me Free [New Retro Wave]
36 AKASE – Murmur (Ewan Pearson Remix) [!K7]
37 ZeroCall – Truth [Future City]
38 Kattch – Modern Vintage [Future City]
39 Jordan F – Daydreamer [New Retro Wave]
40 Maxthor – Howlings In The Night [Future City]