King Crimson offshoot The Crimson ProjeKCt has announced further live dates for summer, having recently completed an extensive run of shows in Europe to promote the release of the Live in Tokyo album. With plans to perform in New Zealand, Australia, Europe once again, and an exclusive one-off concert in the USA [..]
The legendary Swans will tour North America May 14 through July 6 in conjunction with the release of the band’s newest album, To be Kind, released through Mute Records on May 12 and Young God Records on May 13. Norwegian singer/songwriter Jenny Hval will support Swans through the May dates, with experimental/postpunk act Xiu Xiu taking over during the June and July dates. To be Kind, produced by Swans founder Michael Gira and recorded in Texas, features guest artists Little Annie, St. Vincent, label mate Cold Specks, and Bill Rieflin. [..]
Klayton of Detroit based hybrid/electronic act Celldweller has released an exclusive video tour of his studio via Future Music Magazine. Clocking in at nearly an hour long, the video features Klayton guiding viewers through a massive array of modular synthesizers and outboard gear [..]
Industrial/metal band hERETICS iN tHE lAB will be releasing a new single, entitled “Slipped,” to be released on May 13 on Sacrifice Records. Accompanying the song is a music video, which features imagery inspired by Francis Bacon [..]
Defrag’s Jeff Dodson invites ReGen into the aquatic depths as he releases not one, but two albums in 2014.
In the wake of the Kinetik Festival cancellation, Darker Side of Light Promotions and I Die: You Die, in association with 132 Productions and iVardensphere, have come together to present the Aftermath Festival in Toronto May 22-25. The Aftermath lineup includes Caustic, God Module, Die Sektor, Mordacious, FGC820, The Gothsicles, Antigen Shift, and many more. Tickets are available per day at $15 advanced/$20 door. [..]
Moog Music honors one of the musicians that pioneered the company’s groundbreaking synthesizer systems; Keith Emerson of progressive rock group Emerson Lake & Palmer. The Emerson Modular System is the company’s faithful recreation of Emerson’s legendary setup, three years in the making [..]