Nov 2016 30

Peter Murphy begins second U.S. leg of Stripped tour
 
Peter Murphy’s Stripped tour has kicked off a second U.S. leg. The legendary goth rock pioneer will perform material spanning his career, from his days as front man for seminal gothic group Bauhaus to his 10 solo albums, with a few covers thrown in for good measure. Longtime collaborators guitarist John Andrews and bassist/electric violinist Emilio “Zef” China accompany Murphy on the tour [..]

Nov 2016 27

Marc Heal - The HumMarc Heal
Category: Industrial / Electronic
Album: The Hum
Stars: 5
Blurb: Marking his solo debut under his own name, Marc Heal puts all of his songwriting and production skills to the fore with what is surely one of the best albums of his long and storied career.

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Nov 2016 27

Scandroid - ScandroidScandroid
Category: Electro / New Wave / Rock
Album: Scandroid
Stars: 3
Blurb: Klayton’s love letter to ‘80s cyberpunk, set in the neon-lit technological claustrophobia of Neo-Tokyo, achieves a richly textured sound with some catchy moments.

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Nov 2016 27

Kanga - KangaKanga
Category: Electro-pop / Industrial
Album: Kanga
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Strong songwriting and production abounds on this auspicious debut, infusing pop sensibilities into the fringes of industrial and signaling the arrival of a remarkably talented artist.

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Nov 2016 27

Dope - Blood Money Part 1Dope
Category: Industrial / Metal / Alternative
Album: Blood Money Part 1
Stars: 4
Blurb: Dope continues to do what Dope does best, making this a strong release from a band that has never compromised or capitulated to convention.

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Nov 2016 27

51 Peg - 51 Peg51 Peg
Category: Industrial / Rock
Album: 51 Peg
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: After over a decade, 51 Peg returns with three brand new songs, showcasing a dynamic songwriting and tight production style that has certainly not diminished during the long absence.

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Nov 2016 27

Sweat Boys - I Like to Party EPSweat Boys
Category: Electro / Dance
Album: I Like to Party EP
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Get ready to sweat, for the Sweat Boys are determined to get your body moving and sweating on the dance floor with this nigh irresistible mix of groovy bass lines and sexy beats.

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