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French Alien Skin

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French singer, RoBERT, recording and performing in her native France since the early 90s, has released an album of Alien Skin songs hand picked from my back catalogue. Sung in French with her vulnerable, hushed vocals and her own lyrics, the atmosphere of the music I originally wrote years ago takes on new life. I […]

Cold War Pop, New album 2021

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Cold War Pop has been released by my label, ScentAir Records, Moscow. The album is available as a beautiful jewel cased CD and download. ALBUM PREVIEW THIS COMPLETE DOWNLOAD INCLUDES ALL CD ARTWORK. NOT AVAILABLE ANYWHERE ELSE. “Cold War Pop” will long stay unequaled! says Jamsphere Magazine “It is bleak and mechanical at times, at […]

Music Fans I Love & Love Back

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As an independent artist, one in a million and growing as I write, it’s not easy being found by an audience. No matter what my professional past has been. The effort to attract listeners is ongoing, one day after another and sometimes…I find reward. Reward from like minded people who enjoy the music I create […]

1981-1983 Cassette Synthpop

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1981 – 1983 Cassette Synthpop is a new album in which I have compiled 14 of my earliest machine pop songs. Circa 1981 I began producing and recording electronic, synthesizer driven music. It was a thoroughly alien experience for me. The far away dreamland years. Admittedly naive, crude even somewhat embarrassing to be honest:) But […]

Thunderclap Stop Detour

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Dream Thunderclap Stop is a detour from what I’m musically associated with. It may therefore be of interest if only for that fact. I recorded a few live-to-webcam songs late last year after the death of my wife, Irene. I wrote these in the immediate aftermath of her funeral. Dream Thunderclap Stop is one I […]

Side-Line magazine reviews ‘New Romance: 1984’

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Leading European industrial electro magazine, Side-Line, running since 1989, has posted a review of my current album release ‘New Romance: 1984’. I’m pleased with what’s written, they ‘got it’… +++ Read more ‘New Romance: 1984’ reviews here FOR TRANSLATORS- Alien Skin – New Romance: 1984 (Album – ScentAir Records) Genre/Influences: Electro-Pop. Format: Digital, CD. Background/Info: […]

‘New Romance: 1984’


 ‘NEW ROMANCE: 1984’ is the new Alien Skin album   THAT 80s album made in 2020 “But it doesn’t sound contemporary!” says Johan No it doesn’t. It’s not meant to! It’s new wave post punk synth pop It’s unashamedly 80s Depeche Modish evoking British synthpop of the day It’s of a vintage analogue era […]

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