Mar 2017 01

Jonathan Lim and Iterations team up to reinterpret Red This Ever for a new singleHaving released his Meridian Hill debut in 2015, Jonathan Lim has teamed up with Eric Garwood – a.k.a. Iterations – for a new single in which the pair remixes Baltimore electro-pop act Red This Ever’s “Default,” originally released on that band’s 2009 Selfless album. Lim and Garwood, both former members of DC electro/rock band 23RainyDays, recreated the instrumentation to create not only a remix but a complete reinterpretation [..]

Mar 2017 01

Mark Gemini Thwaite to appear at 2017's Wave-Gotik-Treffen, announces new collaborations
 
Guitarist extraordinaire Mark Gemini Thwiate has announced that he will be appearing at the 2017 Wave-Gotik-Treffen festival in Leipzig, Germany, performing as MGT & Friends on Saturday, June 3. The live band will consist of Thwaite with a variety of guest performers, “some very special musicians and friends from my career,” [..]

Mar 2017 01

F.J. DeSanto and Distortion Productions reveal Trade Secrets
 
F.J. DeSanto and Distortion Productions reveal Trade SecretsComic book writer, movie producer, and machine/rock veteran F.J. DeSanto (Hypefactor, The Aggression, Chemlab) has embarked on a new musical venture with the synth/electro-pop collective known as Trade Secrets, with the Golden Life (ゴールデン・ライフ) debut serving as the first taste to be released via Distortion Productions. Inspired by DeSanto’s time spent in Tokyo while facing a life-threatening illness, the album serves as a synth-laden soundtrack to “a sonic journey through an urban metropolis while lyrically tackling issues of life and mortality [..]