Apr 2015 21

Ayreon stages theatrical productionProgressive/metal artist Ayreon will be staging a theatrical production of his 2004 album The Human Equation in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, for four dates in September at the Nieuwe Luxor theater. Produced in association with the Shadow Freaks theater production company, The Theater Equation features many of the album’s original musicians and vocalists reprising their respective characters [..]

Apr 2015 21

Angelspit announces tour with The GothsiclesElectro/punk act Angelspit has announced the first round of an upcoming tour of the USA for summer, beginning May 21 in Columbus, OH. Supporting Angelspit on this tour will be fellow electro act The Gothsicles, with whom Angelspit collaborated on the independent Hardcore Pong release [..]

Apr 2015 14

Bella Morte - ExorcismsBella Morte
Category: Darkwave / Goth
Album: Exorcisms
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Bella Morte has not disappointed once in the 18 years the band has been releasing music, so why would this new album from them be any different?

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Apr 2015 14

Davey Suicide - Worldwide SuicideDavey Suicide
Category: Industrial / Rock
Album: Worldwide Suicide
Stars: 2
Blurb: While pushing the “Be Yourself” notion through this album, the band itself seems to have a complete lack of that same sense of originality.

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Apr 2015 14

Alter Der Ruine - I Will Remember It All DifferentlyAlter Der Ruine
Category: Industrial
Album: I Will Remember It All Differently
Stars: 4
Blurb: Returning after a three year split, ADR shows us the great strides that were taken to improve and impress, resulting in this outstanding album.

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Apr 2015 13

Coal Chamber premieres new lyric video featuring Al JourgensenCoal Chamber, in association with Metal Injection, has premiered a new lyric video for the song “Suffer in Silence,” featuring guest vocals by Al Jourgensen of MINISTRY. The song is to be featured on the band’s upcoming new album, Rivals, set for release on May 19 via Napalm Records. “Al has been a close friend for many years,” states Coal Chamber front man Dez Fafara; “He’s a legend, and literally was the only guy I asked to be a guest on this record.” [..]

Apr 2015 13

William Control announces new tourDarkwave/punk artist William Control, with his touring band The Neuromantic Boys, has announced tour dates for The Punishment tour, marking the artist and band’s first headlining tour after spending 2014 as a support act for Combichrist. “They were so amazing to us,” says Control, “and took us all over the world and gave us an audience to play in front of every night.” The US leg of the tour begins in Salt Lake City, UT on May 6 and continues until June 11 in Seattle [..]