Mar 2016 07

Satyricon - Live at the OperaSatyricon
Category: Black Metal / Opera
Album: Live at the Opera
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: A black metal acts finds its lack of soul in front of a live opera.

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Mar 2016 07

Klangstabil - One Step Back, Two Steps ForwardKlangstabil
Category: Industrial / Synthpop / Experimental
Album: One Step Back, Two Steps Forward
Stars: 2.5
Blurb: An exhaustive (and exhausting) retrospective of Klangstabil’s first 20 years.

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Nov 2015 01

Rabbit Junk - Beast EPRabbit Junk
Category: Industrial / Hardclash
Album: Beast EP
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Continuing to bridge melodious songwriting with belligerent punk attitude, and incorporating more gothic hip-hop elements, this latest EP from Seattle’s hardclash sensation is yet another fine outing!

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Nov 2015 01

Killing Joke - PylonKilling Joke
Category: Post-Punk / Industrial / Rock
Album: Pylon
Stars: 4
Blurb: Maintaining its standing as one of the most influential acts in modern music, Killing Joke delivers its fifteenth studio album, a bold and confident affirmation of the band’s sociopolitical principles and musical aesthetics explored over the past three-and-a-half decades.

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Nov 2015 01

Worst Case Scenario Vol.01+02Cyanotic
Category: Coldwave / Industrial / Rock
Album: Worst Case Scenario Vol.01+02
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Presenting three new songs along with a cornucopia of remixes, this two volume offering of Cyanotic’s most recent album is a testament to the talent that exists in today’s industrial/electronic scene.

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Nov 2015 01

The Dead Room - Every Good Boy Dies FreeThe Dead Room
Category: Electro / EDM
Album: Every Good Boy Dies Free
Stars: 3
Blurb: With its sights set firmly on the dance floor, this Chicago electro/EDM act delivers a one-two punch of sociopolitical poignancy set to some downright catchy beats.

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Nov 2015 01

Particle Son - Amerikan GenocideParticle Son
Category: Industrial / Electro
Album: Amerikan Genocide
Stars: 3
Blurb: Ending an 11-year-long absence of recorded material, Particle Son returns with an album as politically-minded and as harshly energetic as ever, with better production and a few small surprises to boot.

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