Jan 2015 25

Deconbrio - The Art of Violation: Part OneDeconbrio
Category: Coldwave / Industrial / Metal
Album: The Art of Violation: Part One
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Demonstrating a well developed and virulent sense of song craft and production, Deconbrio’s latest EP is an excellent display of in-your-face and aggressive coldwave.

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Jan 2015 25

Angelspit - The ProductAngelspit
Category: Electro / Industrial / Punk
Album: The Product
Stars: 4
Blurb: Angelspit’s most collaborative and yet most singular effort yet, with a few pensive moments that along with the band’s usual acerbic bombast make for an enticing and confrontational listen.

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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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