The Ultra-Heavy Beat powerhouse of KMFDM is back with a new album, titled KUNST, scheduled for released on February 26 on Metropolis Records. This is KMFDM’s eighteenth album, titled for the German word for “art,” [..]
The incomparable David Bowie surprised fans worldwide on January 8, the artist’s 66th birthday, with the announcement of his newest album, The Next Day, to be released in March through Columbia Records. This marks Bowie’s 30th studio album release, breaking the decade-long hiatus since the release of Reality in 2003. [..]
Dark electro-pop powerhouse Deviant UK has signed a two album North American deal with Chicago label WTII Records, LLC. “With an incredible history, fantastic artist roster, and above all, a genuine enthusiasm for the music itself, we are very excited to be working with WTII,” says Deviant UK founder Jay Smith. [..]
New York City/Brooklyn, NY, Europa, 12/07/2012
There comes a time in any artist’s career when the genre he or she helped to create evolves or mutates to such a degree that a scene is spawned, having little if anything to do with the mentality that set it into motion; by this point, said artist will usually eschew any notions of adhering to the scene, favoring the purely artistic route of simply following his or her own original path. Such can be said of Genesis Breyer P-Orridge, the enigmatic philosopher/poet/performance artist whose voice and words have become the stuff of legend with such proto-industrial luminaries as Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV. With a bevy of like-minded musical miscreants in the latter entity, P-Orridge has managed to defy not only established categories, but managed to establish a few new ones… only to defy those and settle into the oh-so-dreaded niche of the highly respected yet painfully misunderstood genius, appreciated because of/in spite of the idiosyncrasy. [..]
With the release of NOIR’s debut EP My Dear proving a fitting opportunity, ReGen catches up with actor, vocalist, producer and industrial veteran Athan Maroulis, returning with a project entirely his own, ready to add another layer of mystery to the voice that we all know.
EDM/metal label FiXT has partnered with sales/charity website Groupees.com and other artists to present a fundraiser for families of the victims and the community surrounding the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, CT. From January 3 – 17, 2013, music donated by Celldweller, Blue Stahli, Savant, Sluggo, Cyanotic, Hard Dance Nation, Bit Riot Records, and more will be available for a minimum donation of $1. [..]
Serbian EDM/metal band Riot 87 has teamed up with FiXT to release a dubstep remix album for acts such as Celldweller, Blue Stahli, and Squarehead. The band’s remix for Celldweller’s “I Can’t Wait” is available for free download via the FiXT SoundCloud site. [..]