May 2017 03

Alison Moyet releases first single from upcoming ninth album
 
Pop icon Alison Moyet has released the first single from her upcoming album Other. “Reassuring Pinches” begins with the measured rise and fall of methodical synthpop arpeggios before unfurling into a looser, more organic modern sound beneath Moyet’s rich contralto vocals. “Other” continues her partnership with producer and songwriting collaborator Guy Sigsworth [..]

May 2017 03

The Afghan Whigs return with eighth album
 
The Afghan Whigs - In SpadesThe psychedelic and supernatural collide in The Afghan Whigs dark new LP, In Spades. The album harnesses the creative chemistry of the current lineup, which launched its previous release, 2014’s Do to the Beast onto the Top 40 – a first for the Whigs, while embracing the group’s extensive and influential history. Frontman Greg Dulli touts the release as “the first time since Black Love that we’ve done a full-blown band album.” [..]

May 2017 03

Funker Vogt returns with new lineup, new single, and new album
 
Funker Vogt - Code of ConductGerman EBM act Funker Vogt returns after a four year absence with a new album, Code of Conduct, set to drop June 2. The project will introduce fans to new vocalist Chris L. (Agonoize, The Sexorcist) on the album’s first single “Der Letzte Tanz,” May 19. Funker Vogt proclaim themselves “more complex and vital than ever,” maintaining the band’s place in the dark electro pantheon [..]

May 2017 03

Duo of Henrik Nordvargr Björkk and Margaux Renaudin adopt new name, announce second album
 
Renowned industrial/doom artist Henrik Nordvargr Björkk has once again joined forces with Margaux Renaudin for a second collaborative album, taking on a new moniker named after their first album – Anima Nostra. Under this new identity, the duo has announced the release of the group’s second full-length album, titled Atraments. Featuring artwork by Trepaneringsritualen’s Thomas Ekelund, Atraments expands on the foreboding dark ambience of the pair’s 2016 debut [..]