Jun 2015 19

PIG vs. Primitive Race - Long in the Tooth EPPIG vs. Primitive Race
Category: Industrial / Rock
Album: Long in the Tooth EP
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Signaling the rise of a hot new talent and solidifying the return of one of industrial/rock’s heroes, the sheer might and power of this EP is almost too much to bear… almost.

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Jun 2015 19

The Gothsicles - Squid IcarusThe Gothsicles
Category: EBM / Industrial
Album: Squid Icarus
Stars: 5
Blurb: Probably the defining Gothsicles album, with a wash of great songs and beats from start to finish and more insider secrets than you will ever decipher.

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Jun 2015 19

The SixxiS - Hollow ShrineThe SixxiS
Category: Rock / Alternative / Progressive
Album: Hollow Shrine
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: An auspicious and adventurous debut from a band that bridges the gap between progressively minded technicality and rocking southern comfort.

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Jun 2015 19

Joshua Bradford & Clayton Worbeck - Dead Within (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Joshua Bradford & Clayton Worbeck
Category: Soundtrack / Ambient
Album: Dead Within (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Stars: 4
Blurb: Switching from industrial/rock to ambient horror, the duo behind Stayte produces a lovely audio accompaniment to a tale of internalized terror and paranoia.

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Jun 2015 17

Lindemann begins work on second album, teases seventh Rammstein albumLindemann – the new project featuring Rammstein vocalist Till Lindemann and producer/musician Peter Tägtgren – has stated that the band has already begun working on a second album; the debut Skills in Pills album has not yet been released. “We’re rolling already,” says Tägtgren; “We were already writing stupid lyrics when we were drunk and shit. We’re going at it. We’re going to go as long as we have inspiration.” In addition, Tägtgren has stated that his band mate will begin working on a new Rammstein album in September [..]

Jun 2015 17

Mercury's Antennae announces summer 2015 tour datesShoegaze act Mercury’s Antennae – featuring Dru Allen Delmonico (This Ascension, Mirabilis), Cindy Coulter (This Ascension, Faith and the Muse), and Erick Scheid (Translucia) – has announced several dates for the band’s summer 2015 tour. Beginning in San Francisco, CA on June 25 and continuing to July 3 in Portland, OR, the band will be joined onstage by special guest DJ Wednesday at select dates [..]

Jun 2015 16

IAMX to release new single, announces tour datesAlternative/electro act IAMX has announced tour dates for a full-fledged U.S. tour, marking the band’s first tour in several years. The tour begins October 6 in Costa Mesa, CA, continuing until October 30 in New York City; of the tour, IAMX front man Chris Corner states, “I want to see those beautiful passionate, sweat-soaked faces in the crowd. I want this music to be heard and I want to feel the ecstasy of performing and sharing.” The tour follows in support of the upcoming sixth album, Metanoia [..]