Inspired by the synth-pop and freestyle groups of the early 80โ€™s, mini bear is synthwave for a Post-Romantic generation. A classical voice graduate in music, L.A. native Lauren Kop uses analog synth sounds and modern electronic gadgets to write layered songs with sentimental melodies. Lyrics communicate intense loneliness and a fear of the de-evolution of love and detachment in our evolving technopop culture.