May 2016 16

Blue Öyster Cult to perform exclusive UK dateLegendary Long Island rock band Blue Öyster Cult will be performing an exclusive date in the UK at the London O2 Forum Kentish Townhill on Friday, July 29. The performances marks the 40th anniversary of the band’s platinum selling fourth album Agents of Fortune, originally released in 1976 [..]

May 2016 12

Original Misfits lineup to reunite for Riot FestIn a momentous occasion that many said would never occur, the original Misfits lineup will be reuniting to perform two headlining shows for this year’s Riot Fest in September. Featuring original singer/songwriter Glenn Danzig, original bassist Jerry Only, and guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein [..]

May 2016 11

Gary Numan to receive 2016 Moog Innovation AwardPioneering electronic musician Gary Numan has been announced as the recipient of Moog Music’s 2016 Moog Innovation Award, in recognition of the artist’s continued pursuit of new sounds over the course of his 35-year-long career. “Gary Numan is a manifestation of electronic culture’s progressive nature to explore the limits of traditional sound and develop new mechanisms for expression,” states Moog Music; “We are honored to name him the recipient of the 2016 Moog Innovation Award.” [..]

May 2016 11

The Black Queen to announce tour dates, The Dillinger Escape Plan label partners with Cooking VinylParty Smasher Inc. – a collective network for music, art, and fashion – has announced a global partnership with Cooking Vinyl. Founded by Ben Weinman of The Dillinger Escape Plan in 2009, Party Smasher Inc. was established to “celebrate the artists that are following their own path, undeterred by the trends.” Among the three major releases planned by the imprint for 2016 is the sixth album by The Dillinger Escape Plan [..]

May 2016 10

A father, a fighter, a survivor – Rexx Arkana is all of these things and more, as ReGen‘s Brian McLelland speaks with him about his past and present accomplishments, while looking forward to the future.
 
Rexx Arkana

 

An InterView with Rexx Arkana of Brüderschaft, FGFC820, and Coldkill
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May 2016 09

Signing to FiXT for the band’s third album, UK’s The Qemists prepare to release on North America an onslaught of rock & roll energy and drum & bass dynamism.
 
The Qemists

 

An InterView with Bruno Balanta of The Qemists
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May 2016 08

Celldweller announces new audio companyKlayton – the matermind behind hybrid electro/rock act Celldweller and industrial/metal band Circle of Dust – has announced the launch of a new audio company, Refractor Audio, with Solaris being the company’s first software release. A sample-based instrument designed for Native Instruments’ Kontakt [..]