Shortly after the dissolution of 16volt, Eric Powell now announces the formation of a new band, Black December. Featuring former 16volt collaborators Andy Gerold (also of Ashes Divide and Marilyn Manson) and Keith Hirshman, along with Tim Kelleher (of Filter and 30 Seconds to Mars) [..]
Seattle based industrial/rock act More Machine Than Man has just announced that the band’s next release will be an EP titled Something Ventured, Nothing Gained. Following up on 2012′s highly acclaimed Dark Matter and produced by Wade Alin, the EP features two new songs and a variety of remixes [..]
After Justin K. Broadrick resurrected the eminent industrial/metal band in 2010, Godflesh is now set to release its first full-length album of new material in 13 years. Due out on October 6 on the band’s own Avalanche Recordings, A World Lit Only by Fire [..]
16volt has announced a permanent hiatus, according to founder and front man Eric Powell. “There are many factors that contribute to this decision,” Powell states via the announcement on the 16volt Facebook page, “including the retirement of 18 year member, Mike Peoples. We have many skeletons, ghosts and baggage and we are stifled by our own existence, the band has more than run it’s course.” Peoples’ retirement was announced in May through the band’s Facebook.
Powell continues, “It’s not over. [..]
Darkwave/pop project Everpresent has relaunched its website in preparation for the release of its sixth studio album, Introspekt, set for release in late August. Described as “psychological, ambient industrial rock sci-fi” by founder Matthew Cahoon [..]
Sebastian Komor has announced a new download-only album, titled Vikings, Thrones & Dragonbones, for release on August 15 through Alfa Matrix. Inspired by epic series such as Game of Thrones and The Hobbit, the 10 track album tackles Komor’s “Viking roots” and features a remix by Apollyon’s Visage. Those who pre-order the album will receive one track immediately via the free Bandcamp streaming app [..]
Texan electro/industrial duo Mentallo & the Fixer will release its latest album, titled Zothera, on September 26 through Alfa Matrix. The three-disc release contains remastered tracks from past albums Revelations 23 and Where Angels Fear to Tread, both dating back to the band’s time on the Zoth Ommog label, as well as the exclusive Apocrypha disc, a retrospective album featuring 16 hidden tracks with a majority of previously unreleased remixes/versions. [..]