Crackdown is Lasse Mønsted Jensen and Kim Holm from Denmark, and they make dark, melodic electronic pop with an industrial bent.
Swedish hard-hitting EBM band The Operating Tracks returns with the new dance floor smash “Poison ID”, after a break that lasted several years.
German legends Tangerine Dream will return with a new EP in November. Check out one of the songs from the current line-up.
The prolific mind of Tomas Zackarias Westberg has blessed us with more creative output through new Swedish comic book “Extrem! 1988-1990″. [more...]
If you’re anything like us, you enjoy electro industrial with a 90:s twist and cyberpunk theme. If that’s the case, you can do a lot worse than check out Sylac, who just released a new album called “Entropic Decay”.
40 years after their self-titled debut album Duran Duran is still going strong with their 15th studio album ”Future Past” (October 22, 2021). The new album features collaborations with artists as diverse as Swedish pop star Tove Lo, Blur guitarist Graham Coxon and Japanese punk band CHAI. Erol Alkan and the legendary Giorgio Moroder helped out with production.
Release’s Sebastian Hess had a nice video chat with founding member Nick Rhodes while the band was preparing for a performance at the Austin City Limits Music Festival. They talked about how the pandemic made the album better, favorite collectables, Swedish connections, Nick’s side project and they even had time for a mini quiz.
Electro mastermind Gerrit Thomas (Funker Vogt, Eisfabrik, Fictional, Fusspils 11 etc) makes a return with his more pop oriented project Ravenous. [more...]
As we’ve established, Rhys Fulber from Front Line Assembly, Delerium, Conjure One et al is a busy bee. After releasing albums with both FLA and Noise Unit this year, he’s back with a new solo album.
Classic synth label Accelerating Blue Fish will put out Page releases from the eighties on digital platforms. [more...]
Swedish electro industrial pop artist Rein recently performed a gig in Stockholm which was broadcast online.