Tag: Rock

Xmal Deutschland – Early Singles (1981 – 1982)

Brooklyn independent record label Sacred Bones Records has announced mail-order exclusive vinyl versions of a very special compilation, Early Singles (1981-1982), a map of the foundational movements of Xmal Deutschland, just seconds before takeoff. This compilation contains all the songs from the Schwarze Welt and Incubus Succubus singles, plus bonus tracks, “Kaelbermarsch” and a gritty live version of “Allein,” which… Read more →

The Nightmares - Séance

The Nightmares – Séance

UK band The Nightmares have announced their debut album, Séance, set for release April 7th on Equal Vision Records and Venn Records (UK/EU). Centered around recurring themes of death, love and mourning, The Nightmares create a dark, yet hopeful noir pop sound. Today, the quartet have released their anti-Valentine’s single, the fittingly-named “Heartless.” Showcasing their goth and post-punk influences, the track has a seemingly melancholic demeanor with tranquil vocals… Read more →

Antipole - Marble EP

Antipole – Marble EP

Antipole, the post-punk/coldwave moniker for the music of Karl Morten Dahl based in Trondheim, Norway has announced the Marble EP release featuring a remix by Belarusian “Russian doomer” post-punk band Molchat Doma (Russian: Молчат Дома) from Minsk. The Marble EP also features production and mastering by long time collaborator UK artist Paris Alexander. Molchat Doma (Russian: Молчат Дома) is a… Read more →

Merciful Nuns - Meteora VII

Album Review: Merciful Nuns – Meteora VII

I have genuinely enjoyed this band since their first release in 2010. To this day  “Ancient Astronauts” and “Nunhood” are included on my playlists. Merciful Nuns is the offspring of the gothic rock band Garden of Delight (1990-2008). Now with Artaud Seth on vocals, his wife Jawa Seth on bass and Jón Tmoh on guitar, Merciful Nuns have been producing heavy… Read more →