Tag Archive for Gothic Rock

Sonsombre - One Thousand Graves

Sonsombre – One Thousand Graves

Sonsombre returns with a new album later this month, this time on Cleopatra Records. The 11-track album One Thousand Graves is the third LP by Sonsombre and will be available on January 21st, 2020 on all digital and streaming outlets. You can now preview the track “Lights Out” via Bandcamp as well as pre-order the album. One Thousand Graves by… More

Russian Post-Punk

YouTube channel SADMENISTAN has put together two video playlists of post-punk / goth / coldwave tracks by various Russian artists, showcasing their talent and atmospheric style. Doomer Music Volume 1 1. 00:00 Капитан Ненавидит Море – Черная лента 2. 05:30 ВЕДЬМА – Рандеву 3. 08:20 Дом Моделей – Без названия (Грейс) 4. 11:24 Sedativ – Вечное никогда 5. 15:25 ВЕДЬМА… More

2020 Amphi Festival

2020 Amphi Festival

The Amphi Festival has announced a preliminary line-up for their 2020 music event being held July 25-26 in Cologne, Germany. Among the 36 bands announce so far are Mesh, Zeromancer, Nachtblut,  Frozen Plasma, Cat Rapes Dog, Dupont, Sturm Café, The Foreign Resort, She Past Away, and VNV Nation. Visit amphi-shop.de/en/ for event news and tickets information. More

120 Volts #024 New & Classic EBM Industrial Darkwave Post-Punk

New & Classic Tracks: 120 Volts #024

120 Volts #024 – A new playlist featuring a special selection of tracks starting off with “Fleurs Du Mal” by synth artist Julia Bondar, the new track “Hold Tight” by S Y Z Y G Y X off their Cold Transmission / Negative Gain Productions album Fading Bodies, and “Downplay” by Rosetta Stone from their first new album in nearly… More

Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

Bauhaus – “Bela Lugosi’s Dead” Turns 40

Regarded as the forerunner of gothic rock music and an important influence on goth culture, “Bela Lugosi’s Dead” b/w “Boys” by Bauhaus was released 40 years ago today by Small Wonder Records on August 6th, 1979 as a limited 12″ on white vinyl. Performed by Peter Murphy on vocals, Daniel Ash on guitar, David J on bass guitar, and Kevin… More

Merciful Nuns - Black Halo EP

Merciful Nuns – Black Halo EP

The Merciful Nuns have released a new music video for the title-track off their new EP Black Halo. Due September 20th, 2019 the EP contains five tracks and is available for pre-order from Solar Lodge Productions. There is also special version called the Dark Matter Edition containing the 6-panel Digi Pack edition CD, an exclusive T-Shirt, and as well as… More

120 Volts #023

New & Classic Tracks: 120 Volts #023

We start off 120 Volts #023 with three new title tracks, beginning with “New World” by FM Attack featuring Vandal Moon, “Plein Nord” by Xarah Dion, and “Disko Anksiyete” by She Past Away. The playlist also includes new and classic track by Depeche Mode, Palais Ideal, Blush Response, Pankow, Sonsombre, Virgin in Veil, Ghostland, Second Still, Cat Rapes Dog, X Marks The… More

Hapax - Monade

Hapax – Monade

Swiss Dark Nights has announced the new HAPAX album Monade. The album features eight months of work to produce 10 brand new tracks including the single “Shining Lover” with a deeper and more sophisticated introspective sound from the band . Monade is available for pre-order via Bandcamp and will be released June 30th, it will be available in glassmaster CD (end of June) and dark-red… More

Rosetta Stone - Seems Like Forever

Rosetta Stone – Seems Like Forever

Iconic British gothic rock band Rosetta Stone will be releasing a new album May 15, 2019 – Seems Like Forever – the group’s first album in 19 years has been written and produced by founder Porl King and mixed by Jürgen Engler of Die Krupps. The 11-track album is a available from Cleopatra Records on CD and limited-edition 12″ vinyl. The album… More

The Rope - Lillian

The Rope Deliver Minneapolis Post-punk

The Rope, alternative rock / post-punk band from Minneapolis, have released their debut full-length album Lillian. With musical influences of the late 70s and early 80s including Sisters of Mercy, Bauhaus,  and the Cure – the band delivers a well-rounded LP following their 2011 and 2015 EP’s. Made up of Jesse Hagon (vocals), Michael Browning (guitar), Sam Richardson (bass), and Ben… More