Feb 2016 21

Iszoloscope returns to Montreal for NB2 event, releases new albumYann Faussurier – a.k.a. Iszoloscope – will be headlining ChromosomeSyndicate’s two-day NB2 event, taking place on May 21 and 22 in Montreal. The prominent breakcore/IDM artist relocated from Aylmer, Canada to The Netherlands in 2014, marking the NB2 event as a homecoming for Iszoloscope to celebrate the release of False Vacuum, the artist’s latest album on Ant-Zen, released on February 19. [..]

Feb 2016 21

Mortiis revives the maskIndustrial/rock artist Mortiis has revived the use of his renowned goblin mask, having shelved the prosthetic some time after the release of 2007’s Some Kind of Heroin. The artist explains his decision, “The return of the mask – at least for it to be part of the equation again – had to happen sooner or later. I guess I just needed to put a lot of stuff in its right place in my mind before I was ready to consider putting it back on.” He also cites his love for “visual sh*t” and states, “I eventually worked my way through the disillusionment, hate, indifference and finally back into the reincarnated goodwill towards it.” [..]

Feb 2016 20

With the band’s tenth album now released, PRONG front man Tommy Victor speaks with ReGen on the band’s creative process, his various collaborations, and shattering the delusion of humanity’s control over the world.
 
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An InterView with Tommy Victor of PRONG
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Feb 2016 19

Circle of Dust unveils first new song in 18 yearsCircle of Dust, the ’90s industrial/rock outfit headed by Klayton of Celldweller, has released through Loudwire a new track, titled “Contagion.” This marks the band’s first release of new material since 1998’s Disengage, following the announcement of newly remastered reissues of the Circle of Dust back catalog, with each album to feature bonus tracks and new material. [..]

Feb 2016 19

Dope Stars Inc. front man announces debut albumVictor Love, front man for electro/punk act Dope Stars Inc. and alt./rock band My Sixth Shadow, has announced the release of his debut solo album, titled Technomancy. Produced and predominantly mixed by Love and featuring guest performances by members of KMFDM, Deathstars, Army of the Universe, Aborym, and others, the album is a dystopian concept record [..]

Feb 2016 19

Dope launches campaign for reunion tour with first ever live albumIn an effort to fund and build anticipation for the band’s Die Mother Fucker Die worldwide tour, alt./metal act Dope has made available a pre-order for the band’s first ever live album. Recorded during the lineup’s performances in Russia in November, 2015 and featuring 21 tracks, the live album marks the first time the classic lineup of Edsel Dope, Acey Slade, Virus, and Racci Shay has performed onstage together in over 13 years. [..]

Feb 2016 19

Information Society to release covers albumVeteran electronic/synthpop act Information Society has announced its latest album, titled Orders of Magnitude, slated for release on March 11 on Hakatak Records. The album features reinterpretations of songs that the band credits as influential to the evolution of InSoc’s music, including a cover of “Heffalumps and Woozles” from Disney’s Winnie the Pooh, featuring a guest vocal performance by Ayria. [..]