OG•EZ•OR continues to pursue its own brand of sci-fi-inspired cybermetal and electro/rock with the release of “The Space-Time Travellers,” the band’s second single of the year. The song presents the duo of F-2301 and K-74 picking up where the “Quantum Relay” single left off, searching for their true identities past the boundaries of space and time [..]
U.K. industrial artist Matt Hart has announced the release of a new single, “Triolith.” Mixed by Adi Caef (DNA Studio) and mastered by Addz Milner, the track will be accompanied by a remix of “Requiem” by Xavier Swafford of 3TEETH. The song is the first in a series [..]
Best known as the front man for Butthole Surfers, Gibby Haynes has been immortalized as a hand-numbered limited edition “throbblehead.” The seven-inch tall polyresin figure decked out with a loud shirt and megaphone, complete with Haynes’ chipped tooth, is limited to 1,500 units; 100 statuettes will be available as part of a bundle that includes a signed copy of the artist’s debut young adult novel [..]
DJ and producer Amy Swart has released a new EP under her moniker of Vara Sky, titled Art Is Dead. The EP’s four tracks mesh the artist’s classical training in composition with underground techno influences [..]
Four years since the release of the band’s last album, instrumental electro/EBM act Cellmod has announced the release of a new album, The Dissident. Although not a concept record, Cellmod’s Juan Esponisa drew inspiration from the current social and political climate of the United States, with the musical focus centered on “energy and style,” with Espinosa commenting that although the trance-like aesthetics and melodic progressions featured on past outings are still present [..]
Electro/alt. rock band LOWBORN has released a video for the new single “Dark Inside,” an infectiously beat driven, synth heavy track chronicling the intense spiraling of toxic relationships and depression. Inspired by the “found footage” style of The Blair Witch Project, the video was shot in a reportedly haunted building built in 1910, with limited lighting resulting in an unsettling darkness while filming, which the band described as a nerve-wracking experience; “It was only made creepier when we found out there have been multiple ghost sightings in the upstairs where we filmed the video,” LOWBORN comments, “They say it’s the ghost of a boy and his younger sister.” “Dark Inside” was shot, directed, and edited by Canopy, while the single can be streamed or purchased via all major digital outlets.
Hailing from Greensboro, NC, the quartet has in the short time since its inception in 2018 garnered praise for presenting a dynamic live presence, along with numerous singles. While often assigned the tag of emo/pop, the band has been leaning more and more toward a synth-driven brand of alt. rock with each new track.
DIM7, the solo outlet of producer/musician Alex Crescioni, has released a new EP, titled In Sterquiliniis Invenitur. With the title translating roughly to “In filth it will be found,” this new EP follows up on DIM7’s dual BATS EP releases in 2017, once again demonstrating Crescioni’s prowess in the realms of doom-laden and darkly crushing gothic and death metal, with drummer Iorden Mitev providing his usual blunt force percussive assault. [..]