Feb 2014 04

A Murder of Angels - Before Your EyesA Murder of Angels
Category: Damnbient / Noise / Industrial
Album: Before Your Eyes
Stars: 4.5
Blurb: Guiding the listener on a journey through the dark psychological terrors of one’s own mind, A Murder of Angels makes a haunting return after more than a decade.

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Feb 2014 04

Viscera Drip - PsychopathViscera Drip
Category: Electro / Industrial
Album: Psychopath
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Bringing six years of demented tracks that were forgotten, Viscera Drip reaches into his archives and gives us some frightening pleasure.

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Feb 2014 04

Ben Lukas Boysen - Mother Nature (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Ben Lukas Boysen
Category: Classical / Drone
Album: Mother Nature (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: While definitely not the most varied and stimulating trek of the seminal mastermind of sound, Ben Lukas Boysen’s latest film score still manages to stand on its own with incredibly worthwhile moments of looming terror and deep reflection.

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Feb 2014 04

Blank - Dark RetreatBlank
Category: Electro / Futurepop
Album: Dark Retreat
Stars: 2.5
Blurb: While definitely hit with sparse moments of inventive vigor, Dark Retreat struggles to define itself as anything more than a slightly refreshed trip to the past.

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Feb 2014 03

The Cure announces new album, DVD, and Trilogy showsThe Cure has announced its 14th album, tentatively titled 4:14 Scream, which was recorded during the sessions for the band’s 2008 album, 4:13 Dream. While a specific release date has not yet been given, the band states that it will be released in the next few months. The album announcement was in part a celebration of the band’s sell out gigs for Teenage Cancer Trust. [..]

Feb 2014 03

Mindless Self Indulgence announces Spring tour scheduleElectro/punk group Mindless Self Indulgence has announced a 27-stop North American tour beginning March 12. According to Jimmy Urine of MSI, this may be the last tour from the band for some time [..]

Jan 2014 31

Godflesh releases limited two-LP reissue of self-titled debutInfluential industrial/metal act Godflesh has released a limited two-LP edition of the self-titled debut. Limited to 500 copies worldwide, Godflesh comes reissued with three sides on white marbled clear wax, with an exclusive etching on the fourth. [..]