PreEmptive Strike 0.1
Category: Black Metal / Electro
Album: Pierce Their Husk EP
Blurb: PreEmptive Strike 0.1 teases us with this EP while the band works in the studio, and it shows that the talented duo can mix more black metal into their “dark electro” style.
Category: Electro-pop / Rock
Blurb: After two years, the New York electro/rock collective unveils a mysteriously titled new single that may yet be one of the band’s best songs, even as the wait for a new album continues.
Category: Electronic / Experimental
Album: Shaken-Up Versions
Blurb: The follow-up EP to Shaking the Habitual maintains the creative spark of its predecessor, but fails to maintain the balance of catchiness and experimentation that made it so appealing.
Category: Experimental / Post-Punk / Rock
Album: To be Kind
Blurb: Monolithic and majestic, the latest double album from Swans showcases some of the band’s longest and most daring musical excursions yet, producing a marvelous display of excess and grandeur.
My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult
Album: Spooky Tricks
Blurb: Sexy, sultry, sleazy; Spooky Tricks proves that My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult is going stronger than ever.
Category: Darkwave / Synthpop
Album: Wisdom & Failure
Blurb: With a refined sense of production and arrangement driven by more strongly developed songwriting, No:Carrier’s new album shows excellent creative growth.