Jun 2017 05

Nine Inch Nails announces new EP, second in planned trilogy
 
Nine Inch Nails has announced the impending release of a new EP “before the first shows we do this summer.” The news was announced via an e-mail from front man Trent Reznor to his fans via Reddit, which further reveals that the new EP will be the second entry in a planned trilogy [..]

Jun 2017 05

PIG - Swine & PunishmentPIG
Category: Industrial / Rock
Album: Swine & Punishment
Stars: 4
Blurb: As a supplemental sermon to the lord of lard’s 2016 outing, The Gospel, PIG offers up a remix album sure to please those who pray to the pork prophet.

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Jun 2017 05

Crisis Actor - Slave New WorldCrisis Actor
Category: EBM / Electro / Industrial
Album: Slave New World
Stars: 4
Blurb: SNOG’s David Thrussell and Gnomes of Kush’s Tony D’Oporto form Crisis Actor to offer a pure and primal brand of EBM topped off with their signature brand of sociopolitical and conspiratorial satire.

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Jun 2017 05

Dissonance - VoidDissonance
Category: Electro / Ambient / Darkwave
Album: Void
Stars: 4
Blurb: Full of lyrical poignancy as tales of desperation and heartache are woven amid atmospherically rhythmic and celestial electronics, this long awaited third album signals a triumphant comeback for Dissonance.

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Jun 2017 05

Brett Gleason - ManifestBrett Gleason
Category: Alt. Rock
Album: Manifest
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Showing the artist’s confidence and comfort in his own skin, this second full-length offering from Brooklyn’s Brett Gleason is as melancholy and atmospheric as its predecessor, full of strong yet simple songwriting that presents a myriad of complex and relatable emotions.

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Jun 2017 05

kETvECTOR - Fig. 23kETvECTOR
Category: Electronic / Jazz / Experimental
Album: Fig. 23
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Well worth the nearly decade long wait, this second album from kETvECTOR invites an impressive roster of prominent guest performers to join in the darkly surreal audio journey into a jazzier form of experimental electronic music.

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Jun 2017 05

Depeche Mode - SpiritDepeche Mode
Category: Synthpop
Album: Spirit
Stars: 2.5
Blurb: A legendary band continues a downward trajectory but with flashes of former brilliance.

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