Category: Darkwave / Electro / Goth
Album: The Burning Bridge EP
Blurb: Familiar and new at the same time, this latest EP from Athan Maroulis’ NOIR proves that we have much to look forward to and be excited about.
Machines of Living Death
Category: Metal / Industrial / Drum & Bass
Album: The Dos of War
Blurb: As confrontational, provocative, and offensive as ever, the cybernetic fury of this Baltimore industrial/metal band is refined and upgraded to marvelous effect on this sophomore album.
Category: Industrial / Experimental
Blurb: Themes of desperation, isolation, and the realization of the self through its own destructive abound on this debut EP from one of Baltimore’s most excitingly experimental musical entities.
Category: Experimental / Noise / Industrial
Album: False Vacuum
Blurb: While showcasing a refinement of skill and style, this eighth album sticks very much to the grain of Iszoloscope’s sound, sure to please longtime fans if not astound them.
Category: Goth / Rock
Album: Realignment EP
Blurb: Drawing on but not limited to their collective experiences, Abbey Nex and Valerie Gentile strike out on their own with a new brand of electrified goth and noise/rock.
Category: Blues / Rock / Electro
Blurb: As much a snapshot of the prominent Japanese guitarist’s long and versatile career as it is a step forward into new musical territory, marking his first truly international record release with a few guests to boot.
Mexican electro/rock trio Titan has released a video for “Dama Fina” off of the band’s upcoming fourth studio album, Dama. Produced by indie rock impresario Nick Launay (Nick Cave, Arcade Fire) and previously released on The Beastie Boys’ Grand Royal label, Dama will be released October 28 on ATP Recordings. The album features collaborations with iconic synth legend Gary Numan, Egyptian Lover, and Bananarama’s Siobhan Fahey. [..]