‘The Pulse’ Original Game Soundtrack

The interactive sci-fi story features original music composed by synthwave newcomer Auto/Reflex, while the game’s official playlist includes previously recorded tracks by huge electronic recording artists Makeup and Vanity Set, Ogre, Killstarr and others.

Interview: Designing a Concept Album with Faye Simms

Rock and Roll is driven by narrative. Musicians adopt personas, world-build around themselves and the audience plays along. Some examples are overt — David Bowie becomes Ziggy Stardust, Brian Hugh Warner steps on stage as Marilyn Manson — but there is something particularly immersive about a good concept album