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Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #8—Dungeon Rap
This edition of Dungeon Synth Digest travels further into the weeds and examines the existence of dungeon rap.
Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #7: New Releases
This edition of Dungeon Synth Digest works its way through the releases from the last few months and tries to keep from drowning in new material.
Naive Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #6: Raw Ambient
A love letter to low fidelity —this edition of Dungeon Synth Digest drowns in noise and relaxes in the soundscapes of raw ambient.
Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #5: Dungeon Synth & Dragons
The soundtrack to your next tabletop gaming session awaits—this edition of Dungeon Synth Digest acknowledges the curious overlap between the genre and gaming.
Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #4: Heimat Der Katastrophe (Interview + Roundup)
In this edition of the Dungeon Synth Digest, we speak with the Italian tape label Heimat Der Katastrophe and try to get a handle on their strange vision for the retro future.
Beneath a “Fullmoon over Videna,” An Old Sad Ghost Haunts Our Darkened Dreams (Early Album Stream)
The mysterious dungeon synth project An Old Sad Ghost, one facet of its prolific creator, unleashes a new phantom upon us: stream "Fullmoon over Videna" in its entirety now.
Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #3: Live from the Dungeon (Interview + Roundup)
In this dual-duty edition of the Dungeon Synth Digest, we speak with Northeast Dungeon Siege organizers Phranick and Naginah (of Sombre Arcane) and provide another roundup of dungeon synth releases for your perusal.
Nebulous Dawn: An Interview with Jenn Taiga (Interview + Full Album Stream)
Synthesizer wizard Jenn Taiga discusses her newest album in an exclusive interview. Stream Jenn's new album Lunar Nocturnes and Esoteric Incantations in full.
Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #2
This month on Naïve Magic, we discuss the oddly resilient hobby of cassette tape collecting and look at another batch of excellent recent dungeon synth releases.
Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #1
A dive into the cavernous world of dungeon synth in the first installment of a new column.