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Ace of Hertz Takes Us on a Journey Through Space with "Vela"



In the vast expanse of the cosmos, amidst the twinkling stars and swirling galaxies, there exists a celestial marvel known as the Vela Pulsar. This enigmatic neutron star, born from the remnants of a supernova explosion eons ago, continues to captivate astronomers with its intense brightness and rapid rotation. Inspired by this cosmic spectacle, Italian electronic music project Ace of Hertz delivers a sonic odyssey like no other with their latest single, "Vela".


The brainchild of electronic enthusiast Riccardo Coppola, Ace of Hertz is a solo endeavor that merges a decade-long passion for computer music, ambient tones, and synthwave aesthetics. With influences ranging from the lush synthpop of the 2000s to the avant-garde experimentation of Aphex Twin, Coppola's musical vision transcends boundaries, offering a unique auditory experience for the discerning listener.


"Vela", the third single from Ace of Hertz's upcoming debut album, Astrarium, transports listeners to the far reaches of the cosmos with its space-themed composition. Fueled by pulsating synths and a dynamic drum'n'bass beat, the track pulsates with energy, echoing the relentless rhythm of the Vela Pulsar itself. Yet, amidst the driving tempo, there lies a poignant interlude led by the melancholic strains of an electric piano, inviting introspection amidst the cosmic chaos.


Crafted entirely using software wavetable synthesizers, "Vela" epitomizes Ace of Hertz's dedication to pushing the boundaries of electronic music. From its ethereal melodies to its danceable grooves, the track showcases Coppola's mastery of sound design and composition, inviting listeners on a journey through the cosmos and beyond.


As the next-to-last installment in a series of four singles leading up to Astrarium, "Vela" sets the stage for the album's release later this spring. Astrarium promises to be a conceptual masterpiece, with each track inspired by space exploration and traditional science fiction themes. With its blend of atmospheric soundscapes and pulsating rhythms, Ace of Hertz's debut album is poised to leave a lasting impression on the electronic music scene.



So, as you embark on your own musical voyage, let Ace of Hertz be your guide through the boundless expanse of the universe. With "Vela" as your soundtrack, prepare to lose yourself in the cosmic rhythms of space and time.


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