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William Control reaches beyond the scene with new EP, ‘Revelations’—listen (exclusive)
William Control reaches beyond the scene with new EP, ‘Revelations’—listen (exclusive)
This Friday, former Aiden ringleader William Control (Wil Francis) will release the next installment in his electro-goth evolution, a four-song EP called Revelations: The Pale. Unlike previous releases where Control wrote, played and recorded the songs, he enlisted the help of his bandmates (bassist Kenneth Fletcher, drummer Benny Tourkantonis and synth op Ian MacWilliams), dubbed the Neuromantic
William Control – The Neuromancer
William Control – The Neuromancer
William Control The Neuromancer It’s been two years since William Control (né Wil Francis) abandoned sweaty teen-male circle-pits with Aiden in pursuit of an audience populated by new-gen Goths and electro-rockers. That’s a scene that doesn’t have a whole lot of talismans to hold onto (Decades-old Depeche Mode singles? Blaqk Audio?), and on h ...
More outcry against upcoming Rock Beyond Belief concert featuring Aiden
More outcry against upcoming Rock Beyond Belief concert featuring Aiden
As the date for Rock Beyond Belief approaches, more people have spoken out against its purpose and mission statement. We told you back in late January that RBB would be happening Mar. 31 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, and would serve as a secular event organized by Justin Griffith as an alternative to the Christian-based Rock The Fort festival, also at Fort Bragg ...
Aiden’s “Hysteria” “celebrates the burning of churches and synagogues” according to blogger
Aiden’s “Hysteria” “celebrates the burning of churches and synagogues” according to blogger
In a recent post, conservative blogger/radio personality Todd Starnes singled out Aiden's video for "Hysteria," claiming that it "celebrates the burning of churches and synagogues" as well as citing other lyrics and imagery in the band's work as offensive. The re ...