In March, Philadelphia hosted Decibel magazine’s second annual Metal and Beer Festival. Besides having an ever flow of craft beers, the two headliners for Saturday and Sunday were legendary death metal bands: At The Gates and Carcass. Both bands were debuting their new guitarists for the first time on U.S.
For the past three years, a femme-heavy powerhouse of dark dance stimulation has been releasing shot after shot of digital albums, waiting for the perfect moment to strike North America and unleash its black fury on our hungry masses. Utilizing the best in throwback synth to provide bottom-end drones and
If I could listen to one record all year it would be the soon to be released LP by BARST entitled THE ENDEAVOR that comes out on May 18th via Consouling Sounds. I have not heard a record this year that packs the transformative energy that these collection of songs pack! At
The new album from trio Daniel Ash, Kevin Haskins, and Diva Dompe as Poptone, appropriately titled Poptone LP is being released on Cleopatra Records on June 8 of this year! You definitely don’t want to miss the band’s new tour promoting the former Bauhaus members’ latest release. You can pre-order
Acid King, with We Hunt Buffalo, and Bort April 20th, 2018 – The Astoria, Vancouver, BC I got to the venue just in time to catch the tail-end of Bort’s set. I hadn’t seen them before, but I had noticed a fair amount of people talking about them recently, as they
Hailing from Brooklyn, NY, Azar Swan is the industrial project of Zohra Atash and Joshua Strawn. While their electronic madness was once classified as industrial pop, Azar Swan has since taken a much darker turn. Their performance at Out From The Shadows IV this year in Portland was absolutely phenomenal,