PIG vs. M.C. Lord of the Flies
Category: Industrial / Rock
Album: Compound Eye Sessions
Blurb: Two industrial legends return after a long silence, pooling their collective resources to offer up an album that proves both are as venomous and as vital, as belligerent and as boisterous as ever.
Category: Electroscuzz / Electro / Industrial
Album: Napalm Baby
Blurb: Chicago’s premier electroscuzz act cranks into overdrive on this sophomore album, sounding both fresh and fashionable and offering up one hell of a good time!
Category: Electro / Rock / Goth
Album: California Noir – Chapter One: Analog Beaches & Digital Cities
Blurb: Darkly sensual, cinematic, and ironic, Julien-K takes listeners through the Palm Tree-laden boulevards of California’s underbelly with a danceable and energetic rocker of a third album.
Sister Machine Gun
Category: Coldwave / Industrial / Rock
Album: The Future Unformed
Blurb: While lacking in a certain punch and vigor that one might expect, this newest EP after an absence of nearly eight years is a welcome return for one of the coldwave scene’s most celebrated acts.
Category: Ambient / IDM / Electronic
Blurb: Presenting some of his strongest and strangest material yet, Tony Young brings Autoclav1.1 full circle to mark the project’s 10 year anniversary.
Category: Goth / Metal
Blurb: Heavy on melody, mood, musicianship, and above all metal, the latest album from this Portuguese export finds the band over two decades in and at the top of its game.
Category: Darkwave / Progressive / Metal
Album: Master of Disguise
Blurb: Despite its adventurous and progressive spirit, the latest from this New York act may be too much a practice in excess and overindulgence for many to take it seriously.