Tag: Gothic Rock

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 →

A Cloud Of Ravens - The First Year

A Cloud of Ravens – The First Year

Brooklyn-based darkwave / gothic rock duo A Cloud of Ravens have released The First Year, a compilation of their first two releases (2018’s “Under the Tow” b/w “Low-Grade Fever” and 2019’s Sacred Hearts EP) in a single volume. All songs feature reworked arrangements and have been newly mixed and remastered for this release. The duo’s full discography is available on… Read more →

Icy Men - Low Light

Icy Men – Low Light

Ukrainian post-punk band Icy Men have announced their second album Low Light. The new release was recorded in their own studio in 2019, delivering 12-tracks of guitar and synth-based dark gloom. Due April 3rd, the album can be pre-ordered on CD and digital download from Bandcamp. Preview three of the tracks from Low Light through Bandcamp as well as a… Read more →

Aenthology 2010-2020

Aenthology 2010-2020

German gothic rock band Aeon Sable have released Aenthology 2010-2020, a remastered selection of nine of their most well-known tracks along with a new previously unreleased one. This new collection is now available via Bandcamp as a digital download as well as in a 6-panel CD Digipack that is shipping within seven days. AENTHOLOGY 2010-2020 by Aeon Sable Read more →

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… Read 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… Read 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. Read 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… Read 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… Read more →