hypno5ive - Industrial, EBM, Darkwave, Gothic, Noise and Alternative Music Features

Industrial, EBM, Darkwave, Gothic Rock, Post-Punk and Alternative Music Features

NYC Event CalendarNYC Event Calendar

This calendar is your NYC guide to Industrial / EBM / Darkwave / Gothic Rock / Post-Punk concerts, shows, festivals and events. More >

Hypno5ive Spotify PlaylistSpotify Playlist

We have put together a Spotify playlist of new and classic tracks covering some of our favorite industrial – EBM – darkwave – gothic rock – post-punk and alternative music. More >

Best of the Decade 2010-2019Best of the Decade 2010-2019

Here are some the most-played tracks for each year we could find among the hundreds of our favorites. More >


Suffering For Kiss - Live, Loss & RegretA Move to Darkwave: Suffering For Kisses

Suffering For Kisses continues the journey of creating coldwave synth tracks and dark new wave sounds with latest EP Love, Loss & Regret. More >


Data FragmentsA Chat with Data Fragments

Greek new wave / post-punk band Data Fragments provide a glimpse behind their music. More >


Renee RuinRenee Ruin Shares Her Vision on Music, Blogging and New Pursuits

Australian dark culture blogger and promoter Renee Ruin breaks down her triumphs, passions and thoughts on what is yet to come. More >


Some Wear Leather Some Wear LaceThe Beauty and Creativity of 80s Postpunk Culture

Andi Harriman and Marloes Bontje’s dream of documenting the historic and creative aspect of the 80s goth, new romantics, the bats, and postpunk scene. More >


Vandal Moon - Teenage Daydream ConspiracyVandal Moon – Teenage Daydream Conspiracy – An interview with Vandal Moon reveals the drive behind the blend of synthwave and 80s alternative sound on the new album Teenage Daydream Conspiracy.


California Deathrock - Subculture Portraits by Forrest Black and Amelia GCalifornia Deathrock – Subculture Portraits by Forrest Black and Amelia G – A gorgeous hardcover coffee table book that includes 172 pages of deathrock gothic punk portraits with intense personality and viscerally saturated colors.


TSTICatching Up With TSTI – We have caught up with S. Smith to learn more about his darkwave / electronic / synthopop project TSTI and also peek into his latest album Endings recently released on German label Basic Unit Productions.


Wax Trax! RecordsIndustrial Accident: The Untold Story of Wax Trax! Records – A documentary film produced and directed by Julia Nash, daughter of co-founder Jim Nash and current president of Wax Trax! Records.