Jul 2014 21

Skinny Puppy, VNV Nation, Haujobb announce joint North American tourElectronic music juggernauts Skinny Puppy, VNV Nation, and Haujobb have announced the Alliance of Sound tour, uniting all three bands on a 17-stop North American tour beginning at the end of November, supported by Los Angeles EBM duo Youth Code. “In an effort to unite instead of isolate, the Alliance of Sound plans on bringing the different flavors of electronic music together for an unforgettable tour,” says the official announcement [..]

Jul 2014 17

Blue Stahli announces next chapter of The Devil, releases lyric videoBlue Stahli will release the next chapter in his current single series, The Devil (Chapter 2), on July 29 through FiXT Music, leading up to a full release for his sophomore album. Featuring three new tracks and an assortment of remixes, The Devil (Chapter 2) is available for pre-order now through FiXT and iTunes [..]

Jul 2014 14

Ministry to release From Beer to Eternity Remixes for freeAl Jourgensen has announced the release of the From Beer to Eternity remix album entirely free as part of MINISTRY Monday, every Monday beginning July 14. “All I ask is that you like my Alien Jourgensen and MINISTRY fan pages on Facebook AND hit up my Twitter @alfknjourgensen. And throw up a link to my new website, www.alfuckingjourgensen.com from your website, spacebook, twatter… you get the idea,” says Jourgensen [..]

Jul 2014 07

Pink Floyd to release first album in 20 years this OctoberThe iconic prog-rock band Pink Floyd will release its first album in 20 years this October, according to Polly Samson, wife of Floyd guitarist and co-lead vocalist David Gilmour, with a representative for Gilmour confirming the release of the album to Rolling Stone. Samson tweeted that the new album will be called The Endless River and is based on sessions recorded in 1994 during the recording of the band’s last studio album, The Division Bell. Samson said of the recordings, “[It] is Rick Wright’s swansong and very beautiful.” Wright died in 2008 at the age of 65. [..]

Jul 2014 03

The Prodigy returns with a "violent sounding" new albumUK electronic act The Prodigy returns after five years with what main man Liam Howlett describes as a “more violent sounding” album; “it feels wilder.” He goes on further to say about the new album, whose title has yet to be revealed, “It’s not so much old-school. It’s neither guitar-based nor synth-based; it’s kind of a mixture,” going on to say that “it’s got a lot of edge.” [..]

Jul 2014 03

Information Society announces next album release this FallLong running synthpop act Information Society will release its newest album, _Hello World on September 23 via Hakatak International. “This album is both a birth and a rebirth,” explains Paul Robb. “We’ve perhaps matured a bit, and that has enabled us to express some more nuanced emotions in our songs than we may have done earlier.”
Among brand new InSoc tracks, the album includes a cover of Devo’s “Beautiful World,” featuring Devo vocalist and founding member Gerald V Casale. [..]

Jul 2014 03

Moby teams up with Darth & Vader for collaboration trackElectronic legend Moby has teamed up with Brazilian electro/house artist Darth & Vader to present his first release through Dim Mak Records, titled Death Star. The release features the collaboration track along with two remixes by Tristan Garner and the duo of Tom Piper and Rob Pix. A track preview is available through SoundCloud [..]