On December 13, the annual Malmö mini festival electriXmas is back after last year’s cancellation. We talked to one of the organisers, Andy Goodwin, about what happened last year, what made them come back, this year’s somewhat risky festival, future plans and much more.
Release’s Fredrik Wik brought his cameras and went to Oslo for two Susanne Sundfør concerts. Read his report and browse the gallery. [more...]
The last Celldweller album was “Wish upon a Blackstar” which was released in EP installments, until the album was complete. Now Klayton aka Celldweller is continuing his sci-fi story with “End of an Empire” which is revealed in chapters. [more...]
The Prodigy’s new album is complete and will be released in early 2015. The Prodigy will tour Australia and play Rock am Ring, Rock im Park and The Isle of Wight Festival 2015.
The debut video from electropop duo Silent Wave is here (watch it below). The single “Dream on Dream on” was released by Telegram a few days ago. Paul Kendall (Depeche Mode, Nitzer Ebb, Wire, Erasure, Recoil) did the mix and additional sound design and Mike Marsh (Depeche Mode, Robyn & Röyksopp, Basement Jaxx) the master. [more...]
The Mirror has analysed various song lyrics with best selling bands from the UK. They came to the conclusion that Depeche Mode have the most sophisticated lyrics, with Pet Shop Boys not far behind. [more...]
Watch Susanne Sundfør’s new video for synthpop single “Fade Away”, taken from the forthcoming album “Ten Love Songs” (February 2015). [more...]
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Einstürzende Neubauten are currently on tour and frontman Blixa Bargeld injured himself at a “Lament” performance in Italy. [more...]