(last.fm) Empathy Test are a synth pop duo based in London, united kingdom. They are influenced by classic ’80s synth pop bands, ’90s guitar bands and modern underground dance music. Formed in January 2014 by lifelong friends Isaac Howlett (vocals) and Adam Relf (production), the band self-released their four-track début EP, Losing touch, via Tunecore on 28th February 2014. The band write, record and produce their own music and also do their own artwork. Empathy Test signed to Stars & Letters Records on May 22nd, 2014, with whom they released their second EP, Throwing Stones, on 9th December 2014.