- Sep 22, 2009
Aeronexus (Harry Rowlands) is a synthwave artist based in the U.K. He creates unique synthwave music that incorporates ambient elements as well as strong science-fiction/fantasy influences, I talked to him about how he got started as a music maker, his approach to creating new music and where he finds inspiration.
Karl Magi: How did you first get into making music?
Harry Rowlands: It was in 2012 for a music class in school using software called Music Maker and it was a project for us to make music using loops. It was how I first got interested in making sounds with loops. When 2013 came along, I enjoyed making a lot of sampled music and I put some of that on Soundcloud. I was a fan of synthwave in 2013 when PowerGlove did the soundtrack to FarCry 3: Blood Dragon. At the time, I was already interested in the ‘80s because of hard rock. I made a bit of a sampled EP (that has since...