Back in the ’80s, our music reflected our times. I think much of the sound/lyrics were informed by thinking Reagan was going to blow up the world, so better dance while you can.
As many people predicted, the same sort of attitude was going to return to pop culture. Here’s exhibit A:
I’m often told my musical tastes are stuck in the ’80s, and you know? So what?
Anyway, this is First Hate, they are composed of Anton Falck Gansted and Joakim Nørgaard.
I think that their dark synth pop sound borrows from New Order, Yaz, and a little bit of Depeche Mode. Maybe?
Anyway, I think it’s got a beat and you can dance to it while you can before Trump blows up the world.