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Nürnberg - Skryvaj

Nürnberg – Skryvaj

Belarusian post-punk band Nürnberg have released their 8-track album Skryvaj on a limited-edition cassette via German label Squall Recordings and is now available to order from Bandcamp. Also check out their live video of the track “Patanuć” performed at the Basowiszcza Music Festival this past summer that exemplifies their great guitar sound. Skryvaj by Nürnberg More

Villes Nouvelles - At The End Of Truth

Villes Nouvelles – At The End Of Truth

The original members of Chambre Froide started in Paris by Anne F. (lyrics, vocals, bass, guitar & synths) and Sébastien M. (synths, drums, & noises) have renamed their coldwave / post-punk group Villes Nouvelles and have a new album due December 7th on Detriti Records. The new album marks their return since their debut EP Smiling Faces on Spielzeug Muzak in… More

Velvet Vega - Collapsing

Velvet Vega – Collapsing

SwissDarkNights record label is set to release Collapsing – the debut album by Livorno, Italy’s post-punk / darkwave duo Velvet Vega. Chiara Lucarelli (lead vocals, synths) and Francesco Sorgente (guitar, programming) describe their album, “a self-exploration into the deepest and darkest emotions and insecurities. It also express the awareness of living with “monsters” inside and outside us, representing a sort of catharsis… More

Kill Shelter - Damage

Kill Shelter – Damage

Unknown Pleasures Records is releasing Damage – the debut album by Kill Shelter – the UK based darkwave/gothic rock project by multi-instrumentalist, producer and remixer Pete Burns. The 11-track album to be released November 29th features contributions and collaborations from Hante. (FR), Buzz Kull (AUS), Delphine Coma (US), Antipole (NOR), undertheskin (PL), Killjoi (US), The Shyness of Strangers (CA), Pedro… More

Bootblacks - Part Time Punks // Narrowed

Bootblacks – Part Time Punks // Narrowed

New York post-punk / coldwave band Bootblacks are releasing Part Time Punks // Narrowed – a compilation album that combines their first EP Narrowed that has been newly remastered along with tracks from the recently recorded PART TIME PUNKS sessions. The album includes 2 bonus tracks – “Captives” and a cover of the Secession classic, “Touch (Part One).” A CD is available October 6th… More

Suir - Soma

Suir – Soma

The Frankfurt-based post-punk duo of Denis Wanic and Lucia Seiss known as Suir will be releasing their second album Soma supported by Manic Depression Records & Events and Black Verb Records. You can preview three track “Gewalt”, “Warsaw”, and “Hyperion” from the new album that will be out October 18th and is available for pre-order via Bandcamp. Soma by SUIR More

Join the dark side, we have the music! (10-Year Anniversary Compilation)

Join the Dark Side, We Have the Music! (10-Year Anniversary Compilation)

afmusic is celebrating its 10-Year Anniversary with the CD compilation Join the Dark Side, We Have the Music! – the 14-track album, to be released on November 2 and available in CD / 4-page Digipak for pre-order via Bandcamp, includes songs from its main artists Principe Valiente, Golden Apes, The Search, (((S))) and The Silence Industry, as well as unheard and rare material from… More

Kriistal Ann - Touched On The Raw

Kriistal Ann – Touched On The Raw

Greek vocalist Kriistal Ann of the darkwave duo Paradox Obscur – has returned with her fourth full-length solo album – Touched On The Raw is due October 23rd on Wave Records. The album is available for pre-order from Bandcamp for digital download and in limited CD an vinyl editions. The 11-track album will include 9 songs, some of which will carry the mantle… More

120 Volts #020

New & Classic Tracks: 120 Volts #020

120 Volts #020 – New & classic dark tracks featuring Front Line Assembly, Soman, Brutalist Architecture In The Sun, Acid Vatican, Delphine Coma, Meat Beat Manifesto, Video Shoppe, Velvet Condom, Blac Kolor, The Column, Fractions, Ancient Methods, Sarin, Blush Response, Twin Tribes, Assemblage 23, and Kontravoid. More

A Matter of Concepts - VA

A Matter of Concepts – VA

Barcelona-based Dead Wax Records has a released A Matter of Concepts – A post-punk and wave compilation featuring 13-tracks by FEHM, Il Mio Campo, KONVOI, Dancing Tongues, Bootblacks, Gruppa Hmuriy, DAODA, Cerulean Veins, Der Kreis, The Whisper Game, Egoprisme, Red Velvet Deception, and Jeff Clark’s. A limited edition vinyl version of the album will be out in mid-September on orange translucent vinyl… More