May 2014 08

Klangstabil - ShadowboyKlangstabil
Category: Electro / Hip-hop / Industrial
Album: Shadowboy
Stars: 3
Blurb: While some of its more polarizing choices diminish the narrative, Shadowboy effectively redeems itself and further displays the poetic and imaginative spirit of its creators.

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May 2014 08

Nebulo - CastlesNebulo
Category: Ambient / Electronic / IDM
Album: Castles
Stars: 4
Blurb: A thoughtful, unsettling, and melodically entrancing concept piece that continues to set Nebulo apart in an abstract world of his own.

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May 2014 08

Empusae - Sphere from the WoodsEmpusae
Category: Ambient / Experimental / Tribal
Album: Sphere from the Woods
Stars: 3
Blurb: Organic ambience and ceremonious rhythms facilitate the path to enlightenment in one of Empusae’s most introspective works to date.

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May 2014 08

:10: - Industrial is Dead EP:10:
Category: Electronic / Industrial / Noise
Album: Industrial is Dead EP
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Swamping cacophony and complex rhythmic ferocity combat a mélange of old and new textures in this tyro’s galvanizing deviation.

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May 2014 08

SØLVE - Svovel | Salt | KvikksølvSØLVE
Category: Dark Ambient
Album: Svovel | Salt | Kvikksølv
Stars: 4
Blurb: Emotive, sensual, and downright haunting, SØLVE coils its audience in an inescapable labyrinth of spellbinding darkness.

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May 2014 08

Glue on Smile - False Evidence Appearing RealGlue on Smile
Category: Dubstep / EDM / Electronica
Album: False Evidence Appearing Real
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Splicing fiendish vocals with more intricate and spooky atmospheres, Glue on Smile strays out of its comfort zone to concoct a refreshing batch of electronic ear candy.

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May 2014 08

Author & Punisher - Women & ChildrenAuthor & Punisher
Category: Industrial / Drone / Experimental
Album: Women & Children
Stars: 4
Blurb: Offering the faintest glimmers of what once was and may never be again, Author & Punisher delivers an album of apocalyptic grandeur.

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