May 2015 28

Cocksure announces sophomore albumCocksure, the duo featuring Chris Connelly and Jason Novak, has announced the release of the sophomore album, titled Corporate Sting, due out on August 21 via Metropolis Records. This marks the band’s second album for the prestigious imprint, having had three releases in 2014 on different labels [..]

May 2015 28

Release date announced for Primitive Race debut albumPrimitive Race, the industrial collective formed by bassist/producer Chris Kniker, has announced the release of its self-titled debut album, due out on August 7 via Metropolis Records. This marks the group’s first full-length release after the Long in the Tooth EP featuring the legendary . [..]

May 2015 26

Godflesh and Prurient to tour North AmericaIndustrial/doom metal act Godflesh has announced a tour of North America with experimental noise artist Prurient. This tour will mark Prurient’s first shows outside of the East Coast and Europe for 2015 [..]

May 2015 26

Headliners announced for 2015 Aftermath festivalTaking place on August 27-30 in Toronto, Canada, the second edition of the Aftermath music festival will feature as the primary headlining acts Leæther Strip, Haujobb, Conjure One, and Velvet Acid Christ. Presented by Darker Side of Light Productions, the dark electronic music festival will be held at the Phoenix Concert Theatre [..]

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.” [..]