Jan 2015 25

c.db.sn - Terrestrialc.db.sn
Category: IDM / Ambient / Experimental
Album: Terrestrial
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: A collection of material to complete the c.db.sn experience so far.

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Jan 2015 02

White Shadow - PanopticonWhite Shadow
Category: Industrial / Metal
Album: Panopticon
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Tribal drums, thick guitars, and driving bass lines punctuate this excellent concept album that delivers more than a few surprises throughout.

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Dec 2014 01

En Esch - SPÄNKEn Esch
Category: Industrial / Electro / Rock
Album: SPÄNK
Stars: 4
Blurb: Undeniably gritty and irresistibly catchy, this second solo outing from the industrial music icon is every bit as diverse and as enjoyable as one would expect from En Esch.

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Dec 2014 01

The Birthday Massacre - SuperstitionThe Birthday Massacre
Category: Goth / Darkwave / Rock
Album: Superstition
Stars: 4
Blurb: Proving that the well of ideas has not yet run dry, The Birthday Massacre delivers one of its most powerfully engaging and darkly melodic albums to date.

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Dec 2014 01

Pink Floyd - The Endless RiverPink Floyd
Category: Ambient / Progressive / Experimental
Album: The Endless River
Stars: 4
Blurb: Paying tribute both to the late Richard Wright and the band’s past, this final outing from one of rock’s most influential and experimental entities is a lushly ambient offering; less a swansong and more a love letter.

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Dec 2014 01

KMFDM - Our Time Will ComeKMFDM
Category: Ultra Heavy Beat / Industrial / Rock
Album: Our Time Will Come
Stars: 4
Blurb: Three decades and still going strong, KMFDM makes clear that the best days have yet to pass with an album as varied and at the same time consistent as any the band has ever produced.

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Dec 2014 01

Godflesh - A World Lit Only by FireGodflesh
Category: Industrial / Metal
Album: A World Lit Only by Fire
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Exhibiting a maturity of production and performance without losing the raw power first heard 26 years ago, this return album from Godflesh stands as one of the band’s bleakest and most accomplished outings.

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