Jul 2014 22

Acumen Nation - Artifacts III: 1988-1993Acumen Nation
Category: Industrial / Electro
Album: Artifacts III: 1988-1993
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: While geared more toward the hardcore fans, this collection offers an excellent history lesson on the Chicago underground industrial scene, as well as offering a snapshot into this eminent band’s formative years.

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Jul 2014 22

Splynter Group - HadronSplynter Group
Category: Electronica / Ambient / Trip-Hop
Album: Hadron
Stars: 3
Blurb: Taking a much more chilled out and deceptively tranquil approach that belies the tensely dark atmospheres resonating throughout, Splynter Group presents another welcome side of the Cracknation.

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Jul 2014 22

∆AIMON - ∆AIMON∆AIMON
Category: Witch House / Electronic
Album: ∆AIMON
Stars: 4
Blurb: Sexy atmospheres and ritualistic beats combine to provide an album full of club anthems ripped straight out of a mechanical wasteland.

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Jul 2014 22

VNV Nation - TransnationalVNV Nation
Category: Electro / Synthpop
Album: Transnational
Stars: 3
Blurb: While doing little to stray from the path set forth by previous albums, VNV Nation continues its pursuit of melodic electronic humanity.

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Jul 2014 21

Ronan Harris shares his thoughts on VNV Nation and the world around it.
 
VNV Nation Live in Atlanta by Zak Vaudo

 

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Jul 2014 21

Skinny Puppy, VNV Nation, Haujobb announce joint North American tourElectronic music juggernauts Skinny Puppy, VNV Nation, and Haujobb have announced the Alliance of Sound tour, uniting all three bands on a 17-stop North American tour beginning at the end of November, supported by Los Angeles EBM duo Youth Code. “In an effort to unite instead of isolate, the Alliance of Sound plans on bringing the different flavors of electronic music together for an unforgettable tour,” says the official announcement [..]

Jul 2014 20

The Masquerade, Atlanta, GA – 05/16/2014
 
VNV Nation in Atlanta, 2014 by Zak Vaudo

 

For the past 18 years, VNV Nation has engaged the world with its live performances. This year, the progenitors of futurepop and legends of electronic music completed yet another tour, supporting its most recent album, Transnational. As with the Automatic tour, the proceedings came to a close at the legendary Masquerade in Atlanta, GA, a longtime hub for the electronic/industrial genre. [..]