Mar 2015 25

Zardonic to judge Big Brother 84 remix contestRenowned DJ and EDM artist Zardonic will be a special guest judge for the latest Big Brother 84 remix contest, for the track “Pushing,” featuring Johnny Hobbs. The contest is presented by Metalectro and Jet Set Trash Records, in collaboration with various other companies [..]

Mar 2015 25

Release date announced for long-awaited EP featuring collaboration between PIG and CubanateUK industrial/rock label Armalyte Industries has announced the April 13 release date for Compound Eye Sessions, the long-awaited EP from Raymond Watts (PIG, KMFDM) and Marc Heal (Cubanate) – collaborating under the moniker of PIG and MC Lord of the Flies. Recorded during sessions in London, 2012, this EP marks the first new music from PIG since 2005 [..]

Mar 2015 25

Video released from Wayne Static Memorial Show featuring Dave Navarro and Matt "Lord" ZaneA video has been made available from the Wayne Static Memorial Show, which took place on January 20 in Hollywood, CA. The video features renowned guitarist Dave Navarro and Society 1 vocalist and music video director Matt Zane performing Static’s “Assassins of Youth,” one of two songs the pair performed together at the show. “I was honored to be asked by Ashes (Wayne’s guitarist) to be part of it,” says Zane [..]

Mar 2015 25

Apocalyptica founding member to release solo albumMax Lilja, one of the original founding members of Finnish classical/metal band Apocalyptica, has announced the upcoming release of his solo album, titled Morphosis. Written entirely on the cello during a series of jam sessions, Lilja states of the album, “When I record, I’m balancing in between the possibilities of the instrument added with the electronics and the challenges of doing it all on cello.” [..]

Mar 2015 25

Black Sun Productions releases all-star tribute to Bertolt BrechtBlack Sun Productions, in association with Rustblade, will be releasing on May 11 a tribute to German poet/playwright Bertolt Brecht, titled OperettAmorale. The 11 track collection includes an all-star cast of contributors, including Lydia Lunch, Coil (featuring one of the last studio performances by late vocalist Johnn Balance), and a vocal cameo and cover artwork by late surrealist H.R. Giger. [..]

Mar 2015 25

Eerie Von launches Kickstarter campaign for documentaryRenowned horror/punk/goth rocker Eerie Von has announced the launch of a Kickstarter campaign for an upcoming documentary, titled Misery Perfectum. Directed by Chris Hulbert and Wesley Pryor, the documentary chronicles Von’s career in music, spanning three decades as photographer and later member of The Misfits, Samhain, Danzig, and as a solo artist. [..]

Mar 2015 25

Primitive Race signs to Metropolis Records, announces album release dateIndustrial/rock supergroup Primitive Race has signed with prominent label Metropolis Records with plans to release the long awaited debut album, titled Long in the Tooth. Featuring a “versus EP” format with Raymond Watts of PIG [..]