What does M83 stand for?

galaxy Messier 83
The name M83, to clarify, is not some Gallic street parlance or “txt” speak that’s lost in translation, it comes from the spiral galaxy Messier 83.

How old is M83?

M83 is a French rock group formed in Antibes in 1999 and currently based in Los Angeles.

Why is M83 so good?

The music is emotional and universal and magnetic to those long-lost feelings that have no shape. It evokes a rush of strong but nebulous memories, of being happy or sad or enraged. It’s synthpop, it’s universal, it’s cinematic. And, like all good cinema, it’s manipulative.

Was Midnight City by M83 in a movie?

11.JunMidnight City / Movie

How did M83 get their name?

The name M83 is derived from the barred spiral galaxy Messier 83, which is what the trance-inducing backgrounds that the band jammed out in front of throughout the night were reminiscent of.

What kind of song is Midnight City?

Synth-pop dream pop
Midnight City

“Midnight City”
Genre Synth-pop dream pop new wave electropop
Length 4:03
Label Naïve Mute
Songwriter(s) Anthony Gonzalez Yann Gonzalez Morgan Kibby Justin Meldal-Johnsen

What has outro M83 been used in?


  • Known For. Oblivion Composer (2013)
  • Divergent Soundtrack (2014)
  • Chronicle Soundtrack (2012)
  • The Divergent Series: Insurgent Soundtrack (2015)
  • Soundtrack. Friday Night Football (2021-2022)
  • WeCrashed (2022)
  • Mr. Robot (2015-2019)
  • How to Be a Senior (2019)

Is wait by M83 in a movie?

The Fault in Our StarsWait / Movie

What song does Midnight City sound like?

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Track Artist Time
When I’m Small Phantogram 4:09
Electric Feel MGMT 3:50
Heart Skipped a Beat The xx 4:02
Heads Will Roll Yeah Yeah Yeahs 3:41

What style of music is M83?

Electronic dance music

What style of music is m83?