Sep 2016 16

Julien-K - California Noir - Chapter Two: Nightlife in NeonJulien-K
Category: Electro / Rock / Goth
Album: California Noir – Chapter Two: Nightlife in Neon
Stars: 5
Blurb: This isn’t Miami Vice… more like Los Angeles Vice; as lush and cinematic a vision of the City of Angels as the preceding chapter, filtered through a nostalgic lens of ‘80s inspired new wave and post-punk, Julien-K surpasses itself with this triumphant fourth album.

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Sep 2016 16

Chitin - VoidChitin
Category: Industrial / Metal
Album: Void
Stars: 2.5
Blurb: Playing well upon the tropes of industrial/metal, this Baltimore band may have the chops to ascend to a higher level, with this EP hopefully being one of the early lower steps.

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Sep 2016 16

CygnosiC - The Key(S)CygnosiC
Category: Dark Electro
Album: The Key(S)
Stars: 3
Blurb: Georg Psaroudakis flexes his musical muscles and shells out an EP revealing different variations of one of his project’s most successful recent releases.

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Sep 2016 16

Psy'Aviah - Seven Sorrows, Seven StarsPsy’Aviah
Category: EBM / Synthpop
Album: Seven Sorrows, Seven Stars
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Psy’Aviah’s seventh album is a stellar journey that transcends genre and boldly goes into new territory, but how does this cosmic voyage into the unknown shake out?

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Sep 2016 15

16volt premieres new music video via Revolver
 
With the release of the band’s eighth studio album, The Negative Space, industrial/rock outfit 16volt has premiered the music video for the album’s opening track, “The Electric Pope,” via Revolver Magazine. Directed by Karl Whinnery, the video features styling by Wasteland Resources and depicts a hedonistic Mad Max-inspired environment [..]

Sep 2016 15

Peter Tägtgren's PAIN unveils new music video from latest album
 
Indomitable Swedish Hypocrisy frontman, instrumentalist, and producer Peter Tägtgren’s industrial/metal project PAIN has unveiled a new video for “A Wannabe” to accompany the newly released studio album, Coming Home. The video was directed, filmed, and edited by Owe Lingvall and produced by Per Bussmann of Dreamday Media [..]

Sep 2016 15

Aidan Casserly unveils fifth album release of 2016
 
Prolific composer and vocalist Aidan Casserly (KuBO, Glass Dancer, and Empire State Human) has released his fifth album of 2016, Incubus, via Werkstatt Recordings. The collection of 10 electronic, dark, and at times synthpop tracks mastered by Pete Maher was “designed to slip into your mind at night and haunt you during the day.” [..]