May 2016 03

Julien-K launches IndieGoGo campaign for upcoming albumElectro/rock group Julien-K has launched an IndieGoGo campaign for the band’s upcoming album, Nightlife in Neon – California Noir, Chapter 2, following the success of 2015’s first chapter, Analog Beaches & Digital Cities. The campaign, which launched at midnight, PST on May 3, was successfully funded within six hours [..]

May 2016 02

Neon Shudder to release cyberpunk concept albumPhiladelphia electronic act Neon Shudder, after a series of pay-what-you-want releases on Bandcamp, will be releasing its debut full-length album Cadence on June 7. The instrumental album is a concept record, acting as a soundtrack companion to a 100+ page PDF novella, written by Neon Shudder’s JHM [..]

May 2016 02

First EP from new Terrance Zdunich production now available for pre-orderNow available for pre-order is I. Dawn, the first EP from American Murder Song, the latest production from Terrance Zdunich, creator and star of Repo! The Genetic Opera and The Devil’s Carnival. A collection of original murder ballads, written by and startring Zdunich and co-composer Saar Hendelman, and taking place in 1816 America [..]

Apr 2016 28

Filter front man to score new Jim Carrey movieRichard Patrick – front man for alt./industrial/rock band Filter – has been slated to compose the score for True Crimes, an upcoming dramatic thriller to star Jim Carrey. This marks Patrick’s first time as the primary composer for a movie score, having contributed numerous Filter tracks to several high profile Hollywood productions, and performing guitar on the soundtrack to Repo! The Genetic Opera. [..]

Apr 2016 16

Finite Automata launches crowdfunding campaign for Eastern U.S. tourAtlanta, GA electro/industrial act Finite Automata has launched an IndieGoGo campaign to support the band’s efforts to embark on a new U.S. tour in support of the upcoming new album Dogma Eye. “We live for the stage,” states the band; “It’s where Finite Automata truly belongs.” The band plans to hit 11 cities – beginning May 31 in Atlanta and continuing until June 13 in Minneapolis – joining fellow electro act God Module as special guests. [..]

Apr 2016 16

New track by The Gothsicles unveiled to celebrate couple's engagement“The question was popped and the hotness was dropped,” states Gothsicles front man Brian Graupner, referring to the prominent electro act’s new track titled “From Amanda.” The track was commissioned in October of 2015 by Amanda – a Florida resident, gamer, and friend of the band – to assist in her proposal of marriage to her boyfriend Seth [..]

Apr 2016 15

Front 242 issues remastered edition of last studio albumAs part of the band’s re-release series celebrating 35 years of existence, pioneering EBM act Front 242 is issuing a remastered edition of the 2003 album P.U.L.S.E. via Alfa Matrix. The re-release will also feature as a special bonus the companion Still+Raw EP, in multicolored two-disc CD formats with the special collector box set limited to 1242 copies [..]