Machine Language

X-Sonic

The follow-up to the 2010 release "The Speed of Light", this album features all-new music that will be especially appealing to those who love 80s-style synth pop with a danceable beat and intelligent lyrics.

The work on this project has spanned over three years, from the autumn of 2010 shortly after I finished "The Speed of Light" until early 2014. It has been a labor of love from start to finish. The musical inspiration for these songs run the gamut of various synth-based acts from the last two decades of the 20th century, from early 80s acts like OMD, The Human League, and Depeche Mode, to later 80s acts such as Erasure and New Order, and on into the 90s with everything from Italo-Disco to various house-influenced bands.

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