Southern death rock act Vincas has announced the release of the band’s third full-length album, Phanatasma. With influences that include the likes of Nick Cave, H.P. Lovecraft, and David Lynch, all infused into a swampy and stompy cinematic vibe, the album marks the addition of guitarist Gene Woolfolk (Plaque Marks) to the band’s lineup [..]
With a physical tour impossible given the current state of the world in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Chris Connelly – one of the most renowned and prolific figures in alternative and underground music – has initiated a virtual book tour in support of his latest publication, The Heart Has to Ache Before It Learns to Beat. For the tour, the artist will be posting videos of him reading excerpts from the book, with the videos appearing randomly and on various social media accounts [..]
One of the most prolific session musicians and producers in music today, John Bechdel speaks with ReGen about his career and upcoming new music from his numerous bands and projects.
An InterView with John Bechdel of MINISTRY, False Icons, Ascension of the Watchers, and NUKES
“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness,” as Oscar Wilde had once written. Of course, the second part of this now famous and often quoted proverb tends to be omitted, and perhaps with good reason as to include it would imply that greatness owes little to some greater influence. But that’s not the discussion to be had here – no, here for the latest ReGen Magazine Spotify playlist [..]
Dark rock and gothic/metal act DIM7 has at long last returned with a new single to end the nearly two years of silence since the In Sterquiliniis Invenitur EP. Produced during the first week of the COVID-19 quarantines, “TORTU(R)OUS” sees lead musician and producer Alex Crescioni crafting the song nearly entirely on his own [..]
After releasing the Trash Deity collaboration in 2018, John D. Norten has now returned his focus to Blue Eyed Christ to release the band’s first new album in six years. Written, produced, mixed, and mastered by Norten with a handful of eminent guest contributors, World on Fire presents Blue Eyed Christ’s influential electro/industrial/rock style with themes revolving around real world trials and tribulations [..]
Minneapolis industrial/EBM act Zwaremachine has announced the release of a new EP, titled Ripping at the Fabric. The EP marks the first new material from Zwaremachine following the 2018 release of the full-length Be a Light album and the Remain Unseen single/EP, the band having spent 2019 touring [..]