Apr 2016 13

ReGen Digressions – Episode 9: The Hair Metal Episode

 

ReGen Digressions
Episode 9: “The Hair Metal Episode
Recorded: Saturday, January 30, 2016…

 

Are you ready to rock & roll?! You’d better be as the bitter brothers John Galope and Ilker Yücel are joined by the incomparable Greg Papanicolas to discuss the importance of hair metal and glam rock in modern music. The trio gets right to business in discussing the conections between these often maligned/revered genres, particularly touching on their influence on the industrial/rock scene [..]

Apr 2016 11

Vampyre Anvil - TetsuoVampyre Anvil
Category: Industrial
Album: Tetsuo
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Two of the underground music scene’s most celebrated and creative impresarios join forces to lead the charge in the post-industrial era with an album of coldly mechanical atmospheres and very human emotional textures.

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Apr 2016 11

GoFight - Gay on the Dancefloor EPGoFight
Category: Electroscuzz / Electro / Industrial
Album: Gay on the Dancefloor EP
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Presenting eight explorations into varying styles of dance music and its permutations in the current electro/industrial scene, making for one hell of a good time!

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Apr 2016 11

Drowning Susan - Consumed by the SignalDrowning Susan
Category: Industrial / Darkwave / Rock
Album: Consumed by the Signal
Stars: 4
Blurb: A dynamic and singular blend of electro-pop and darkwave melodic sensibilities with industrial production and sound design, topped off by intelligent songwriting.

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Apr 2016 11

The Mute Gods - Do Nothing Till You Hear from MeThe Mute Gods
Category: Progressive / Rock / Pop
Album: Do Nothing Till You Hear from Me
Stars: 5
Blurb: Blending pop and prog in a manner that allows for technical prowess without sacrificing melody, this new band from some of modern music’s most respected players achieves a magnificent balance to make for a very inviting listening experience.

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Apr 2016 11

The Head of a Girl - Collide RemixThe Head of a Girl
Category: Electro / Industrial
Album: Collide Remix
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: An introductory EP that is just familiar and striking enough to grab the audience’s attention for the upcoming debut album from this collaborative and exploratory project.

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Apr 2016 11

SINO Re-Build Projects - Ruined SilenceSINO Re-Build Projects
Category: Industrial / Noise / Techno
Album: Ruined Silence
Stars: 2.5
Blurb: Aggressively simple and straightforward and presenting an old-school, almost techno style of industrial, this latest album from this renowned Japanese act falls short of its full potential.

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