Sep 082018
 

Scandroid, the modern Synthwave project from Detroit based artist/producer Klayton, best known for his multi-genre project Celldweller/Circle of Dust will release a new single ‘Phoenix’ on Sept. 18th.

“Phoenix” was born for cloudless days careening down an open highway in a rented T-top — come on, you’re not going to abuse your own car, are you? Punch it! – Loudwire

Scandroid’s signature style collides with old school metal on “Phoenix,” a blazing piece of guitar-driven music that rocks the foundation of the artist’s discography. This is Scandroid through and through, but not like you’ve heard him before, as crunchy riffs and soaring guitar solos deliver a high-octane listening experience. With its blend of ‘80s heavy metal and cyberpunk-infused synthwave, “Phoenix” is one more example of Scandroid’s versatile songwriting ability. Continue reading »

Jul 202018
 

Celldweller‘s sophomore album, “Wish Upon A Blackstar,” carried the torch of Klayton‘s monumental vision of creating long-form albums, and lead to an explosive increase of worldwide fans. Garnering editorial and sales/charting success, the album also continued another Celldweller trend – inspiring a multitude of remixes from both veteran and up-and-coming artists, producers and remixers, through a series of FiXT hosted remix competitions. Previously receiving only limited releases through various song-based compilations over the years, the Celldweller / FiXT team is proud to announce an official ‘best-of’ Wish Upon A Blackstar remix contest compilation releasing Summer 2018. Many of these remixes will be making their first appearance on streaming platforms such as Spotify, Apple Music, Deezer and TIDAL.

Whether you remember some of these remixes from years past or you’re experiencing them for the first time – sit back and enjoy some of your favorite Wish Upon A Blackstar songs re-mixed and re-imagined! Discover or re-discover remixes from The Magic Puppet, Drop, Voicians, The Luna Sequence, Jay Ray, Paul Udarov, Ryle, RIOT 87, and many more.

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Jan 292018
 

Detroit based artist/producer Klayton (Cellweller/Circle Of Dust/Scandroid) discusses the hard hitting topic of suicide. Remember you’re not alone. Xheck out the video below.

If you or someone you know is struggling, don’t be afraid to reach out:

http://ibpf.org/resource/list-international-suicide-hotlines..
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Dec 062017
 

Electronic music project Scandroid has released a music video for “Afterglow’ which premiered on Atwood Magazine. Check it out below.

“Get ready an immersive synthesized experience: Scandroid’s new music video ‘Afterglow’ is an ’80s-inspired indulgence of love and togetherness, powered by BMX bikes, a magic necklace, and quintessentially new wave tropes that keep us hooked to our silver screens.” – Atwood Magazine

Scandroid, the modern Synthwave project from Detroit based artist/producer Klayton, best known for his multi-genre project Celldweller/Circle of Dust returns with the full-length sophomore album “Monochrome,” which is released on Friday, Oct. 27th. Continue reading »

Oct 282017
 

Scandroid, the modern Synthwave project from Detroit based artist/producer Klayton, best known for his multi-genre project Celldweller/Circle of Dust returns with the full-length sophomore album “Monochrome,” which is released yesterday (Friday, Oct. 27th).

About the title track Klayton states: “I produced this to be an instrumental track, but the more I listened back to it, the more obvious it was that I had built it for vocals. The melodies came together very quickly and the lyric “In a world of color, we see in Monochrome” ended up shaping the theme of the entire album.”

The lyric video for ‘Monochrome’ can be seen below. Continue reading »