Category: Electro / Industrial
Album: The Aesthetics of Failure
Blurb: A debut that at once establishes a new merger of sounds and moods, sets an impressive record for its label, and for its creator creates an honest outlet for harsh beats and emotional lyrics.
Front Line Assembly
Category: Industrial / Electro
Blurb: Infusing modern EDM touches with the trademarks of the band’s sound, this latest endeavor demonstrates a renewed vitality that makes for one of Front Line Assembly’s best releases.
Category: EDM / House / Techno
Album: Black Dolphin
Blurb: Utilizing archaic equipment and eschewing the status quo, Dim Past brings out the raver in us all with this promising techno-fueled debut.
Category: Darkwave / Goth / Rock
Album: The Best of Bella Morte 1996 – 2012
Blurb: The multifaceted goth rockers refuse to rest in peace in this satisfying 17-year retrospective.
Atiq & EnK
Category: Ambient / Electronic
Album: Fear of the Unknown
Blurb: Challenging the current groove of electronic music as well as listeners’ expectations, Atiq & EnK’s percussion-driven debut is therapeutic as much as it is cerebral.