Tag: Synthpop

Ferocity Kills - Violent Starlight

Ferocity Kills – Violent Starlight

Expected on 7/7/17 the Violent Starlight EP will be the debut release from darkwave / synthop conceptual audio-visual artist Faith Lucille. The EP will showcase her love of dark imagery and fantasy. The independent musician local to the Central Coast of California has developed her skills in music as well as in experimental film and photography under the name of Ferocity Kills, she has… Read more →

Peine Perdue - Histoire d'une Ame

Peine Perdue – Histoire d’une Ame

The French / German synthpop-minimal wave duo of Coco Gallo and Stéphane Argillet Peine Perdue are releasing a new 4-track EP Histoire d’une Ame on March 20th via the Electronic Emergencies label. The EP tells a story that was inspired by 80s cult movie Therese, directed by Alain Cavalier, about the mystical suffering of a nun who becomes a saint. Expect nebulous acid wave… Read more →

Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode – Spirit: Album & Tour

Sony Music Germany is hosting numerous official album release events for Depeche Mode’s fourteenth album Spirit set to be released on March 17th. Here are the dates and locations: March 17, 2017 – München, Milla Club March 17, 2017 – Frankfurt am Main, Final Destination Club March 17, 2017 – Aachen, Club Nightlife March 17, 2017 – Freiberg, EAC March 18, 2017 – Karlsruhe, Nachtwerk Musikclub… Read more →

Depeche Mode - Spirit

Depeche Mode – Spirit

Depeche Mode’s fourteenth album Spirit will be released March 17th on Columbia Records and will be available in both standard and deluxe editions. The band will begin their Global Spirit Tour in support of the new album on May 5th in Stockholm, Sweden and have posted the first single from the new album, “Where’s the Revolution” written by Martin Gore. Track… Read more →

The Rorschach Garden - Everything Must Burn

The Rorschach Garden – Everything Must Burn

The Rorschach Garden, the electronic music project founded by Philipp Münch returns with a new 15-track album due in February — Everything Must Burn delivers their trademark classic 80’s dark electro sound. Clips from the full album at can be previewed at Ant-Zen Mailorder and the album will also be available for digital download via Bandcamp.   Read more →

Dusk To Dawn - Transition

Dusk To Dawn – Transition

German electro / synthpop / darkwave band Dusk To Dawn have finished their new LP Transition and have posted a YouTube video of clips that introduce three of the tracks from the new album: “Not This World”, “Faith In You”, and “Transition”. 25 years after the formation of the band, the reunited original line-up of Jörg Erren, Andreas Kleinwächter, and Achim Zolke… Read more →

Syntec - Catch My Fall

Syntec – Catch My Fall

In advance of their soon-be-released upcoming album The Beginning, German electronic band Syntec have returned after 21 years with a new single “Catch My Fall” on Infacted Recordings. The maxi-CD single features Blind Passenger as well as remixes by Enter & Fall, Versus and Scott Bells. The new album is mixed and mastered by Jan Loamfield of Noisuf-X will be available September… Read more →

Assemblage 23 - Endure

Assemblage 23 Tour Dates & Album Samples

Assemblage 23 is busy adding dates for the upcoming US tour beginning September in support of the new album Endure and has now posted samples of the album on Soundcloud. The eighth studio album for Assemblage 23 will be released September 9th via Metropolis Records and features 10-tracks — here is the track listing:  1. Endure 2. Afterglow 3. Bravery 4. Salt The Earth 5. Static 6. Call The Dawn 7. Butterfly Effect… Read more →

Beborn Beton

Beborn Beton to release new 7-track EP

Beborn Beton are set to return with a new EP as a follow-up to their September 2015 release A Worthy Compensation. The band will soon announce the release date for their new Dependent Records EP She Cried produced by Olaf Wollschläger that will include a Human League cover “The Black Hit Of Space.” Singer Stefan Netschio reveals about the upcoming EP that he is “very pleased with the… Read more →

Cold Waves Music Festival

Cold Waves Music Festival V

The official lineup and ticket information for the 2016 Cold Waves Music Festival being held in Chicago is now available. Friday September 23: MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO • CLOCK DVA • THE BLACK QUEEN • VAMPYRE ANVIL • CHANT • POLYFUSE • HIDE Saturday September 24: THE COCKS (Richard 23, Luc Van Acker, Chris Connelly & Paul Barker (ex-Revolting Cocks) perform… Read more →