May 2015 23

Spanking Machine to launch a new sci-fi/gamer dance clubElectro/fetish act Spanking Machine has launched an IndieGoGo campaign to support the launch of a new sci-fi and gamer themed dance club in Los Angeles, CA, named Neuro Vexx. The first event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 11 in Hollywood, with plans to create multiple theme nights and host events in multiple cities around the world, renting existing venues and creating new and individual experiences. [..]

May 2015 23

Marc Almond releases limited edition photo bookFirst Third Books has announced a limited edition photo book celebrating the career of pop star Marc Almond. Featuring over 200 images from numerous international photographers, as well as Almond’s personal archives, and available in a linen-bound hardcover volume, the book is slated for publication on June 3, limited to 1,300 copies worldwide [..]

May 2015 22

Gary Numan celebrates classic albums with three night residency at London's ForumIndustrial/new wave artist Gary Numan has announced that he will be taking on a three night residency at The Forum in London, UK in October. During his residency, he will be performing three of his classic albums – Replicas, The Pleasure Principle, and Telekon – on October 21, 22, and 23, respectively. “Having spent most of the last two years touring Splinter,” states Numan, “and with another hectic touring schedule being planned for the release of the new album next year, 2015 seems an ideal time to revisit the three albums that changed my life.” [..]

May 2015 22

Fear Factory announces new albumThe cyber/metal powerhouse of Fear Factory has announced the worldwide release of a new album, titled Genexus, via Nuclear Blast Entertainment on August 7. Co-produced by longtime collaborator Rhys Fulber – best known for his work in Front Line Assembly – and mixed by Andy Sneap, this follow up to 2012’s The Industrialist marks the Los Angeles band’s ninth studio album. “While careful not to replicate ourselves, this album still has a very classic Fear Factory vibe that we feel will appease both old and new fans,” states guitarist and co-founder Dino Cazares [..]

May 2015 22

Acey Slade to release new albumRenowned for his work with Dope, The Murderdolls, and most recently as a member of Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Acey Slade has announced the upcoming release of a new solo album – his first in over five years. To fund the album, Slade has initiatied a PledgeMusic campaign, offering numerous perks including exclusive T-shirts and an opportunity to participate in the recording process. [..]

May 2015 20

Caustic announces June mini-tour, new album and T-shirtIndustrial act Caustic has announced a mini-tour for the month of June, beginning in Milwaukee on June 12. Joining the band on the tour will be Velvet Acid Christ, Mindless Faith, and Stoneburner, with special appearances by Rodney Anonymous of Dead Milkmen, Ego Likenss, and The Gothsicles. [..]

May 2015 20

CHANT announces upcoming album, partners with WTII RecordsIndustrial/rock act CHANT has announced the release of a new album, titled Brave New Apocalypse, due out on August 7. This marks the band’s third release, written and produced by Bradley Bills with additional mixing by KMFDM’s Sascha Konietzko, [..]