Reuben Bettsak and Bo Barringer – the Boston duo known as Ex-Hyena – have unveiled the third single from the band’s upcoming debut album, Artificial Pulse. Following the “Shades” and “Instant Fires” singles, “Motorfreaks” presents the band’s dark disco style, with themes revolving around the perilous and lawless dystopian world [..]
Following four years after the Belgian tribal industrial and dark electro act’s last album, Dependent Records has announced the release of the latest outing by This Morn’ Omina, titled The Roots of Saraswati. Further exploring the band’s signature blend of psychedelic trance influences with a greater emphasis on “the tribal heart of the Belgians,” the new record sees the group taking a darker atmospheric turn with the lyrical themes staying true to This Morn’ Omina’s fascination with Indian spiritualism [..]
The end of 2020 saw the release of the debut single by Ideologue, the new project of Kristopher Robin (ex-CHANT, Guild) and John Brown (Poisoned little Pill); as the first of a planned six-part action story, “I Can’t Hear You” begins a conceptual arc surrounding themes of being “a victim of social archetypes and stereotypes of what someone should be,” all part of a multimedia experience. Currently in the studio working on the duo’s debut album, Ideologue now announces the participation of the legendary Sean Beavan [..]
After signing to Metropolis Records in 2019 and releasing three full-length albums, the Stockholm based group A Projection has at last unveiled a new standalone single. Taking the band’s post-punk sound into darker realms, “Darwin’s Eden” sees the group approaching a more contemporary electronic setting evoking a feeling of desolation; mirroring this vibe is the accompanying music video [..]
Originally created in 2017 and then only available as a 3LP set at the Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation) in Lisbon, Cold Spring has reissued FM Einheit’s Exhibition of a Dream. Recorded at the Lisbon foundation’s amphitheatres and garden and in Einheit’s own Steinschlag studioin Germany, the album was commissioned and produced by the foundation as part Mathieu Copeland’s “Exhibition of a Dream” (“L’exposition D’un Rêve”) with Einheit creating musical and auditory interpretations of 12 dreams [..]
After releasing several singles and releasing the “Deadline” music video, South African industrial and glam rock act Terminal has signed with Metropolis Records for the release of the band’s long awaited debut album, Blacken the Skies. Led by songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Thomas Mark Anthony, the band’s music stems from his lifelong stance as an anti-apartheid and civil rights activist, with the album focusing on the “tragically timeless” themes [..]
Rhys Fulber speaks with ReGen about the legacy of Front Line Assembly, touching on the creation of the band’s new album and what the future holds.
An InterView with Rhys Fulber of Front Line Assembly