Miami Nights 1984 aka Michael Glover is a musician from Victoria, Canada. He is one of the pillars of the Synthwave / Outrun style, an electronic music of today, based on sounds from the 80s. He is the founder, with his friend Lazerhawk, of the first label that specializes in this music style, namely Rosso Corsa Records.
MN84’s music immediately reminds us of some mythical TV series such as Miami Vice, K2000, Street Hawk or some legendary musicians such as Jean Michael Jarre, Tangerine Dream or Ray Lynch.
He said he grew his sound effects to artists from the 80s such as Vince Dicola, David Frank, Paul Hardcastle, Jan Hammer, Harold Faltermeyer and Giorgio Moroder. Entirely obsessed with the 80’s, he decided to create a revival of music with the old synthesizer and contemporary modern means like CAM software like Ableton Live and its many virtual instruments. He released his first album ‘Early Summer’ in 2010, but it was his second album (2012) called ‘Turbulence’ that allowed him to achieve worldwide success with HITS such as ‘Ocean Drive’ or ‘Save by The Bel’ One of his songs has even been included in an HBO show called “Eastbound & Down.”
The artist also has a great talent for remixing other musicians, which he did for the excellent ‘Gotye – Somebody that I used to know’. who had a huge reputation. A large series of revisited versions have been followed for artists such as Electric Youth, Gunship, Room 8, Kristine and others. On his Soundcloud account he regularly releases new songs, so keep in touch, a new album would be very can come quickly.