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10 electronic projects from metal and punk musicians worth checking out
10 electronic projects from metal and punk musicians worth checking out
Side projects allow musicians the freedom to explore interests outside of their core band. While countless metal and punk fans stay rooted in genres directly, many of the artists involved love electronic music. Some of their interest in electronic music isn’t entirely surprising given their affinity for acts such as Nine Inch Nails, Depeche Mode or other legendary bands within the genre. Howe...
Cold Waves’ industrial rock festival lineup crashes across three cities this year
Cold Waves’ industrial rock festival lineup crashes across three cities this year
Cold Waves, the industrial-rock/electronic-rock festival is looking to spread its once-dormant virus across three cities next month. The lineups feature old-school progenitors such as ohGr (featuring Skinny Puppy frontman Ogre), Front Line Assembly and former Ministry member Paul Barker’s Lead Into Gold, Meat Beat Manifesto and next-gen sonic apparatchiks HIDE and the Black Queen (featuring former
7 un-metal projects from well-known metal musicians
Despite the stereotype of a metalhead being this untamable wild beast of a human, a good portion of us like some seriously un-metal music. Hell, some of us even make some seriously un-metal music. So let’s dive into the electronica, retro-rock, and post-rock projects from current and past members of bands like the Dillinger Escape Plan, Soilwork, At The Gates, Scar Symmetry and Isis! The Blac... R
The Black Queen unveil industrial synthpop debut album (review)
The Black Queen unveil industrial synthpop debut album (review)
The Black Queen Fever Daydream The cloud of Nine Inch Nails, Front 242 and the entire school of early ’90s industrial synthpop hangs heavy and thick around the debut album of the Black Queen. But damn if doesn’t look good on them: Dillinger Escape Plan vocalist Greg Puciato is given space he rarely gets in his other band, and it allows him to try on a few different personas: sexy crooner, agitated