Jul 2016 06

Carved Souls releases first music video from new release with Cleopatra RecordsDarkwave/synthpop act Carved Souls has announced the release of a new video for the track “Dark Reflection” from the band’s album Whispers, the group’s first release with Cleopatra Records. The song explores themes of duality and hidden motives, which the video brings to life in striking juxtapositions of erotic and horrific, control and submission [..]

Jul 2016 05

Everpresent signs to TableTop RecordsHaving spent the past 14 years in the Boston music underground, electro-pop act Everpresent has signed a worldwide deal with TableTop Records. According to Everpresent front man Matthew Cahoon, “this label is the perfect home for Everpresent [..]

Jul 2016 05

Pigface announces Black Friday reunuion showCelebrating the industrial supergroup’s 25th anniversary and following up on the successful PIGFACE25 art exhibition in spring, Martin Atkins has announced that Pigface will reunite; scheduled to take place on November 25 (Black Friday) at the House of Blues in Chicago. Special guests for the performance include Ruby and Dead Voices on Air, with more to be announced. Beginning in 1991 as what Atkins describes as “an experiment in what could be done in the studio,” the group underwent numerous permutations, featuring over 300 musicians and performing artists over the course of its 25 year existence [..]

Jul 2016 02

New collaborative project featuring Sin QuirinFounded in 2012 by ViVi Vex, The Rust Punk Tribe has unveiled as a free download the new track, titled “Outlet,” via SoundCloud. The instrumental track features guest performances by programmer/percussionist Michael Lubert (Distortion of Events) and twice Grammy nominated MINISTRY guitarist Sin Quirin. [..]

Jul 2016 02

GoFight - American JihadiGoFight
Category: Electroscuzz / Industrial / Funk
Album: American Jihadi
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: GoFight’s third album brings “tha funk” and a signature sexy electro-sleaze while challenging social and political climates… does it with a sense of humor.

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Jul 2016 02

Rawzilk - Joys and Horrors of Broken SoulsRawzilk
Category: Darkwave / Neoclassical / Experimental
Album: Joys and Horrors of Broken Souls
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: A slasher film told through music, this album ties in ritualistic, heathen imagery with scenes of torture and murder to create a chilling experience.

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Jul 2016 02

PORT OF Est. - Onyx MoonPORT OF Est.
Category: Synthpop / Electro / Experimental
Album: Onyx Moon
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Masterful production and an angelic voice combine for a strong debut record from Portland, Maine’s PORT OF Est. Moody but not overly dark; smart and catchy as hell.

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