We will be playing a mix of contemporary electropop and classic synth-pop hits (and the occasional miss!) from the past 30 years, from the likes of...
* Depeche Mode * Gary Numan * La Roux * The Knife * Human League * Hot Chip * New Order * Baxter Dury * Hurts * Metronomy * Goldfrapp * Boy Harsher * Kraftwerk * Chvrches * Ladytron * Future Islands * Soulwax * Robyn * Erasure * The Bravery * CSS * IAMX * The Faint * Soft Cell * Air * Royksopp * Joy Division * Covenant * LCD Soundsystem * Black Marble * Miss Kittin * The Cure * Adult. * Duran Duran * Le Tigre * Pet Shop Boys * St. Etienne * Magnetic Fields * Tiga * OMD * Ladyhawke * Crystal Castles * Associates * Stereolab * Tears for Fears * Cut Copy * Fischerspooner * Nation of Language * Ultravox * Yazoo * Mesh * A Flock of Seagulls * The Postal Service * Devo * Bronski Beat * Blancmange * A-ha * Felix Da Housecat * Visage * Cabaret Voltaire *
and many more...

For a more detailed sample of what we play, have a look at the full playlists from previous Synthetic nights. To view a playlist, select the date from the list below and click on the 'Go' button.

From October 2009 we have uploaded Spotified versions of our Synthetic playlists, so that you can now listen and dance to the sounds of Offbeat in the comfort of your own home or office using Spotify. Playlists that have been Spotified are marked with a [S] in the index below. Note that Spotified Synthetic playlists do not contain every track played - occasionally parts of each playlist seem to be too obscure or too up-to-date for the Spotify catalogue at present.

If you would like to volunteer to Spotify the playlist for one or more of the past Synthetic nights yet to be Spotified, that would be great - drop me an email on the usual address. Thanks to Kate Collie for her help in producing some of the Spotified playlists that are currently available.

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