Apr 2014 13

Coil / Nine Inch Nails - RecoiledCoil / Nine Inch Nails
Category: Industrial / Experimental
Album: Recoiled
Stars: 4
Blurb: After two decades, these unreleased mixes from one of the most successful collaborative efforts in industrial and experimental music are finally unleashed as a tribute to the legacy of the late great Coil.

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Apr 2014 13

GoFight - The Moscow DragGoFight
Category: Electro / Industrial / Funk
Album: The Moscow Drag
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: For the band’s second single of the year, GoFight stands with the GLBTQ youth of the world with a proud declaration against injustice and abuse too heartfelt and just too damn catchy to be ignored.

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Apr 2014 13

The Clouds are Ghosts - FracturesThe Clouds are Ghosts
Category: Electro-pop / Ambient
Album: Fractures
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: The latest album from The Clouds are Ghosts further demonstrates this Texan band’s immense talent with excellent songwriting and virtuosic musicianship.

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Apr 2014 13

Teleoptyk - Nest of VipersTeleoptyk
Category: Electro / Industrial
Album: Nest of Vipers
Stars: 2.5
Blurb: This latest return to familiar territory is not without some sparse merits, but its flagrant monotony and lack of creativity hardly make it an imperative addition.

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Apr 2014 13

ThisQuietArmy - Hex MountainsThisQuietArmy
Category: Ambient / Drone / Post-Rock
Album: Hex Mountains
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Lingering in occult ambience and guitar-thrashing like there’s no tomorrow, ThisQuietArmy’s latest is a masterfully crafted narrative to an imminent apocalypse.

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Apr 2014 13

Youth Code - Youth CodeYouth Code
Category: Electro / Industrial
Album: Youth Code
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Relentlessly nostalgic, angst-ridden, and caustic, Youth Code draws from its pool of old school influences to create a solidly aggressive first full-length outing.

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Apr 2014 13

Sonik Foundry - ChaosSonik Foundry
Category: EBM / Electro
Album: Chaos
Stars: 3
Blurb: Doing well to adhere to the conventions of electro/EBM with only a few fanciful flourishes, the latest album from Sonik Foundry is rather good, if not essential.

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