Tracy Howe and Kevin Komoda plan to record a new retro synthpop album with Rational Youth this summer.
After their 2012 album “Jag är inte rädd för mörkret”, Kent sort of disappeared except for occasional collaborations. But in the fall of 2013, the band went to Los Angeles to record a new album. [more...]
Now it’s time for some name-dropping. Blixa Bargeld, Genesis P-Orridge and Lydia Lunch are all guests on the debut album from Berlin-based project Automat. Jochen Arbeit (Die Haut, Einstürzende Neubauten), Achim Färber (Project Pitchfork, Prag, Phillip Boa) and Zeitblom (Sovetskoe Foto) started Automat in 2011.
Industrial veterans Front Line Assembly have just announed a European tour in June. Daniel Myer’s critically acclaimed project Architect have been invited as special guest.
Ashbury Heights, the Swedish synthpop duo, is not only preparing their new album. They are also recording the soundtrack for an upcoming iOS game: Darkin: a “vampire-RPG-puzzler” (narrow genre?). Check out a trailer below.
For the first time you can hear what the Covenant side-project Amusik sounds like, on line. [more...]
“The Perfect Cult” is the title of the new studio album from Swedish industrial rock band Deathstars. [more...]
The Mobile Homes celebrated their 30th anniversary in their hometown Stockholm and lined up guests: Wolfgang Flür (ex-Kraftwerk), Martin Sköld and Markus Mustonen (Kent), Christer Sandelin, Statemachine, Familjen, Andreas Tilliander, Isabelle Erkendal (West End Girls) and others. Release’s Jan-Erik Saarinen brought his cameras and wrote down some comments.
Check out our latest music reviews. We have listened to the Assemblage 23 EBM side project Surveillance, the much talked-about Laibach album “Spectre” and the catchy Rabia Sorda album from Hocico’s Erk Aicrag. Click here for the Music Reviews section.
Swedish/Norwegian synthpop artist Karin Park has just delivered the video clip for the new song “Shine” (watch it below). It was shot in the church Karin lives in, in the small village Djura in Sweden. [more...]