Jul 2014 29

Bella Morte returns with new albumAfter releasing its 17-year retrospective in 2013, Bella Morte returns with the album Exorcisms, the follow-up to 2008′s Beautiful Death, to be released October 28 through Metropolis Records. The album, which will also be available in a limited white vinyl edition, features 10 new tracks, including a cover of the 1987 Depeche Mode track “Never Let Me Down.” “This album was written during the hardest time of my life,” says front man Andy Deane. [..]

Jul 2014 29

ASP announces 15-year retrospectiveGothic novel rock group ASP will release its newest album, Per Aspera Ad Aspera: This is Gothic Novel Rock, in two-disc and five-LP format on September 29 through Trisol Music Group GmbH. With nearly 30 tracks of material from the past 15 years in various versions, as well as 30 new illustrations by artist Timo Würz, the five-LP release is limited to 499 hand-numbered copies [..]

Jul 2014 29

Nitro/Noise announces sophomore albumCanadian electro/industrial trio Nitro/Noise will release its second album, No Cure for Apocalypse, on August 12. This limited edition of 300 copies also comes complete with the bonus CD 10 Ways to Doomsday, containing remixes by exciting newcomers [..]

Jul 2014 22

Cocksure - TVMALSVCocksure
Category: Industrial
Album: TVMALSV
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: As irreverent and as belligerent as ever, Cocksure offers a familiar yet fresh face to sleaze things up and lead the pack in the revitalization of the classic industrial sound.

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Jul 2014 22

Everything Goes Cold - Black Out the SunEverything Goes Cold
Category: Industrial / Electro / Rock
Album: Black Out the Sun
Stars: 4
Blurb: Pursuing a much more varied and melodic path withouot sacrificing the hallmarks that defined the band’s sound, the latest from this modern coldwave act shows Everything Goes Cold at the top of its game.

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Jul 2014 22

MINISTRY - Last Tangle in Paris: Live 2012MINISTRY
Category: Industrial / Metal
Album: Last Tangle in Paris: Live 2012
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: While offering little more than the last live release, the sheer force of MINISTRY’s influence on modern music can be felt in this fitting epitaph to the godfathers of industrial/metal.

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Jul 2014 22

Cocksure - TKO MindfuckCocksure
Category: Industrial
Album: TKO Mindfuck
Stars: 4
Blurb: Coming full circle and revitalizing the old WaxTrax! sound with a newer, more polished yet no less abrasive aesthetic, Cocksure is here to sex things up again.

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