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Under The Skin – Negative

Under The Skin have released their second album Negative. The Polish post-punk band deliver a great selection of coldwave and minimal synth sounds across six tracks. N E G A T I V E by undertheskin The band will be touring in Europe to promote the album on the following dates: Saturday 20 April 2019 Kalte Sterne Festival 2019 Das… More

Desolation Years - Desolation Years

Desolation Years – Desolation Years

Out of Berlin comes a new electronic project by “two lost boys making music” called Desolation Years.  Their new 4-track EP of the same name delivers a great darkwave and post-punk sound. Desolation Years is available now via Bandcamp. Desolation Years by Desolation Years More

The Foreign Resort - Outnumbered

The Foreign Resort – Outnumbered

Danish post-punk trio from Copenhagen The Foreign Resort will release their next full length album Outnumbered on Artoffact Records April 5th, preceded by the single and music video by the same name and followed up with shows and festival appearances in Europe and North America throughout 2019. The band combines the shadowy mysticism of The Cure’s Pornography era with a driving… More

Brotherhood - In The Violet Hour

Brotherhood – In The Violet Hour

Swedish gothic rock band Brotherhood from the city of Eskilstuna have released their latest album In The Violet Hour featuring nine songs that showcase the intention to create a classic and timeless album. Recorded in their own Spider Studio the album is dark, deep, melancholic with epic soundscapes utilizing chorus bass, melodic synthesizers, and raw guitars creating a modern gothic rock sound based on the roots of goth… More

The Secret French Postcards - Contradictions

The Secret French Postcards – Contradictions

Baltimore-based Blackmask Records has released the newest album by Swedish post-punk trio The Secret French Postcards – the 10-track album titled Contradictions is great addition to the genre. Contradictions is available via the Blackmask Records Bandcamp page. Also check out the bands extensive self-releases on The Secret French Postcards Bandcamp page. Contradictions by The Secret French Postcards More

Reconverb - Heraldik

Reconverb – Heraldik

Reconverb is the cold-wave / post-punk / ambient-instrumental solo project by Helge Vammen from Aarhus, Denmark. Having been inspired by the eclectic and a love for 70’s and 80’s synth sounds including Kraftwerk and Jarre – Reconverb has a new 5-track EP titled Heraldik which includes a S Y Z Y G Y X vocal remix on the track “Odd Birds”. The release made… More

Milliken Chamber - Absence

Milliken Chamber – Absence

Los Angeles-based Milliken Chamber have released a music video for their track “Bodies” off their new 10-track album, Absence, which came out last month. The creative project of Anna Schmidt and Kevin Czarnik who gained some attention as half of Forever Grey, the duo produce darkwave synth music inspired by the 80s sound. “Bodies” will be the main track off the upcoming Bodies… More

UP LTD - Blur (Single)

UP LTD – Blur (Single)

One-woman post-punk / gothic rock band Unknown Pleasures Limited or (UP LTD) formed in Riverside, California by Scarlet Smith has put out a new 2-track single – Blur – containing the first tracks from her upcoming debut album in production with Smith as the vocalist, guitarist, bass player, drummer, synthesizer, violinist, pianist, and songwriter of the project. Blur along with her other work is… More

Pawns - Monuments of Faith EP

Pawns – Monuments of Faith EP

New York City band Pawns have a new 3-track EP release Monuments of Faith due April 1. A limited edition 7″ vinyl with insert is being put out by UK Inflammable Material while a US 12″ version will be available from Near Dark / Last Hour Records. Monuments Of Faith EP by PAWNS More

Glaring - L'enfer, c'est les autres

Glaring – L’enfer, c’est les autres

There is a new release out from Glaring – the experimental / post-punk / coldwave solo project started in October 2018 by Anna Nin, who also produces her other music project under the name NONE. The new Glaring album L’enfer, c’est les autres is being distributed on limited-edition cassette by German label Squall Recordings and features ten dark ambient tracks and is… More