Recalling both the playfulness and primitive nature of early synth music, diNMachine's latest tune, "Failing All Charms" exemplifies Michael J. Schumacher's organically adventurous style.
As a genre-bending electronic artist, Oneohtrix Point Never has never had a challenge quite like a film score before, and for Good Time, he gives it his all, pulling out every trick in his sleeve (and an Iggy Pop collaboration) to land the emotions perfectly.
London synthpop extraordinaires Empathy Test create a world with their sunny and cinematic music on Safe From Harm and go post-apocalyptic and groovy on Losing Touch.
"Mustn't Hurry" is another excellent Fever Ray song that operates on varied planes of meaning and will thrill devotees while still likely remaining little weird for your average pop fan.
On Four Tet's remix, you can't escape the beat, which arrives within a split second of starting and soldiers on at a steady 120 beats per minute throughout.