Oct 2015 01

Cadabra Records to issue H.P. Lovecraft spoken word LPCadabra Records, a label specializing in spoken word, will be releasing in January of 2016 the first in a series dedicated to the stories of weird fiction author H.P. Lovecraft. Read by Andrew Leman and including liner notes written by leading Lovecraft scholar S.T. Joshi, this first entry will feature “The Hound” and “The Music of Erich Zann.” Leman, a partner of the H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society [..]

Oct 2015 01

Hanzel und Gretyl announces tour, appears on Rammstein documentaryNew York industrial/metal duo Hanzel und Gretyl has announced the GRIMM SHIZA tour of Europe, beginning on October 8 in Hamburg, Germany, and continuing until Halloween in Thessaloniki, Greece. Additional tour dates can be found via the Hanzel und Gretyl website, with the band stating, “We invite you all to joins us in our dark ritualistic quest for better living through Satanik and Oktoberfest-inspired beer drinking Madness!” [..]

Sep 2015 30

Theologian announces new lineup and album, upcoming showsDark ambient/industrial act Theologian has announced a new lineup, currently in pre-production for the upcoming full-length album, Contrapasso. Revolving around founder and orchestrator Lee Bartow, the new lineup features ex-Heidnik member Dave Brenner and Daniel Suffering, Bartow’s partner in the Annihilvs Power Electronix imprint, and formerly of Whorid and Slavernij. Contrapasso is slated for a release in 2016 [..]

Sep 2015 30

September Mourning to release debut EP, join Mortiis/Mushroomhead tourDark alt./rock act September Mourning has released a lyric video for the track “Eye of the Storm,” the lead single from the band’s upcoming debut EP, Volume I, originally released exclusively via Loudwire. Following the EP’s release on October 2, the band then plans to join Mortiis and Mushroomhead on the Devils be Damned tour for select dates starting October 3. [..]

Sep 2015 30

Mortiis returns to the United States on tour with MushroomheadNorwegian industrial/rock act Mortiis will be making its return to the United States on the Devils be Damned tour in preparation for the band’s upcoming ninth album, The Great Deceiver. This marks the band’s first tour on American soil since the 2005 Blackest of the Black tour and a 2006 stint with The Genitorturers. Joining Mortiis for this tour will be alt./industrial/metal act Mushroomhead [..]

Sep 2015 30

Voidstar Productions 25th Anniversary FestivalOctober 2, 3, and 4 will be a busy and noisy time in Boston as Voidstar Productions hosts its 25th Anniversary festival, which will feature performances from 26 artists and an ensemble of DJs spread over two locations – Brighton Music Hall on the first two nights, and The Middle East on the third. [..]

Sep 2015 24

Peter Murphy and Nivek Ogre to star in horror moviePeter Murphy and Nivek Ogre have been announced as starring actors in BlackGloveKiller, the forthcoming movie from Fangoria editor, composer, and movie director Chris Alexander. According to Alexander, BlackGloveKiller will be “an erotic, violent fever dream driven by mood, music, and atmosphere [..]