Aug 2014 22

Help Mankind is Obsolete make a music videoMankind is Obsolete wants to create a music video and requests fan assistance. Directed by Clint Carney (System Syn, God Module, Imperative Reaction), the video will support MKiO’s newest album Möbius Loop. “This video will be a combination of puppetry, live action, and practical effects, with a little bit of digital enhancement thrown in,” says the band on the video. “We don’t want to give you just a generic boring performance video. [..]

Aug 2014 22

TweakerRay scores mystery novella audiobookTweakerRay has released his newest album, the score for the mystery audiobook Wie Ein Schwarzer Spiegel (Like a Black Mirror) by Mala Wintar, via Bandcamp. The audiobook features TweakerRay reading the album along with Icy Phoenix, supported by TweakerRay’s score. The digital album on BandCamp also features free tracks [..]

Aug 2014 21

David Bowie to star in comic bookBluewater Productions has announced the releases of a new comic book biography of experimental/art rock legend David Bowie. Set to be released in print and digital formats, the comic – titled Fame: David – is the latest in Bluewater’s Tribute series [..]

Aug 2014 21

Amanda Palmer to release new bookMusician/performer Amanda Palmer has completed work on The Art of Asking, subtitled “or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help.” Based on her experiences as a rising artist and musician, the book follows Palmer’s examinations on the relationships between artist and fan. Prior to the book, Palmer appeared at a TED Conference in 2013 [..]

Aug 2014 21

Die So Fluid announces tour dates, releases new music videoL.A./London goth/rock power trio Die So Fluid has announced a tour of Finland spanning five dates. The tour kicks off on September 3 in Tampere, wrapping up in Lahti on September 7. In additional news, the band has unveiled the music video for “Landslides,” the latest release from the band’s current album, The Opposites of Light. [..]

Aug 2014 19

IAMX announces exclusive October performancesFollowing a year-long personal hiatus, IAMX will return to live performance for four Sunday shows in October, exclusively at Complex in Glendale, California. “I felt it was time to get back on stage to experiment with my music and to present it in a more intimate setting,” says Chris Corner, who took the majority of 2013 and 2014 off due to chronic insomnia. “Large scale touring and mechanically making records for so long under so much self-inflicted stress led to me to a revelation last year,” he continues [..]

Aug 2014 18

Heimatærde announces next albumMedieval industrial act Heimatærde will release its sixth album, Kaltwærts, on August 29 through Out of Line Music. The album comes in regular and limited edition box set formata, featuring a two-disc version, rosary, postcards, Heimatærde flag, and a German language audiobook retelling the Kaltwærts story. [..]