Tag: Alternative

The Secret French Postcards - Colours

The Secret French Postcards – Colours

Swedish post-punk band The Secret French Postcards have released two tracks from their upcoming new album Colours due December 11th on Cold Transmission Music. The third album by the band features 10-tracks that are inspired by punk/post punk/new wave and the goth scene from the early 80’s. Colours will be available in CD and in red-transparent or black limited-edition vinyl… Read more →

The Wake - Perfumes and Fripperies

The Wake – Perfumes and Fripperies

Almost 25 years since their last full-length album, iconic post-punk band The Wake present their much-anticipated album Perfumes and Fripperies. The Wake are Troy Payne, Rich Witherspoon, James TramelandDaniel C. Formed in the mid-80 in Columbus, OH and a fixture in the early- to mid-90s goth rock scene, The Wake are re-emerging with a new offering, almost 25 years since… Read more →

Pylon Records

L.A.’s Pylon Records Reissues Classics

Founded in 2005, Los Angeles-based Pylon Records offers classic alternative reissues in vinyl and CD for Nitzer Ebb, Red Flag, Xymox, Death In June, Iron Curtain, Ride, Stark, Visage, Abecedarians, and Peter Hook & The Light. Recent releases include celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Red Flag’s 1989 debut album Naïve Art in a limited edition double-vinyl LP that includes 4… Read more →

Bootblacks - Thin Skies

Bootblacks – Thin Skies

Bootblacks have released their 9-track melodic post-punk album Thin Skies today, this is also their first LP for Artoffact Records. The new album is produced by Jason Corbett of Artoffact labelmates ACTORS, and the band’s Bandcamp page describes Thin Skies as, “…evoking scenes of dark days and reckless nights in the urban jungle – a marriage of post-punk emotion and… Read more →

Night Nail - March to Autumn

Night Nail – March to Autumn

Night Nail have completed their second album March to Autumn due October 15th, 2020 in limited edition black or white vinyl, cd, and digital download. The band, originally formed in Los Angeles and now living in Germany, started writing tracks in 2019 before the chaos of the coronavirus epidemic started and finished the mix of this new album during their… Read more →

Blind Delon - Chimères

Blind Delon – Chimères

French post-punk / synthwave music project Blind Delon have released Chimères on Manic Depression Records / Icy Cold Records. Started by Mathis Kolkoz in Toulouse in 2016 and utilizing style and influences of electro-punk and synthwave, Blind Delon now give us a new 8-track LP that is available today in vinyl, digipack and digital formats via Bandcamp. Mixed by JP… Read more →

Die Before Death - Mary

Die Before Death – Mary

Toronto post-punk solo-artist Mary (Kuba Rygal) debut full-length album Die Before Death is due on September 4, 2020 as a Cold Transmission digital download and 6-panel Digipack CD release. Taking inspiration from inspiration from Post-punk, Darkwave and New Wave, Kuba has aimed to make the listener feel what he is feeling and see what he is seeing and the 10-track… Read more →

The KVB

The KVB In Dreamspace

The KVB, like many other bands that have been unable to play at tours and festivals this year because of the pandemic, will present a live stream concert, “In Dreamspace” on July 30, 2020. The event is being supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England and by PRS Foundation’s Sustaining Creativity Fund as part of… Read more →

Compilation Cosmique #1

Compilation Cosmique #1

French independent record company Choléra Cosmique based in Toulouse have announced their first collection of exclusive tracks from artist on their house label. The 14-track Compilation Cosmique #1 will be released July 20th and is available in digital and CD versions via Bandcamp. Compilation Cosmique #1 by Various Artists Read more →