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Bruce

Bruce 366 posts written.

Bruce was born the week Gary Numan's Telekon debuted as the #1 LP in the UK, and Kate Bush's "Never Forever" topped the singles charts in the US. On Mars, ? & the Mysterians' "96 Tears" was enjoying its 730th week as the #1 single.
  1. Analfabetism - Skammen

    Analfabetism, “Skammen”

    October 3, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    The horror of repetition is brought to bear on the third LP from Fredrik Djurfelt’s Analfabetism.


  2. Soviet - We Are Eyes, We Are Builders

    Replicas: Soviet, “We Are Eyes, We Are Builders”

    September 27, 2017  |  Album Reviews, Replicas  |  Comments (0)

    The still-underrated synthpop debut of Soviet gets a thorough tune-up and re-presentation.


  3. Terminal Gods - Meridian

    Terminal Gods, “Meridian”

    September 19, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Terminal Gods offer a colder and more varied iteration of their machine-beat rock.


  4. Phil Western & Tim Hill - Dark Features

    Replicas: Phil Western & Tim Hill, “Dark Features”

    September 13, 2017  |  Album Reviews, Replicas  |  Comments (0)

    Phil Western’s shoegaze-techno breakthrough gets the deluxe vinyl treatment.


  5. P·A·L - Signum

    Replicas: P·A·L, “Signum”

    August 29, 2017  |  Album Reviews, Replicas  |  Comments (0)

    P·A·L’s first LP is reintroduced to a new generation still feeling the effects of its early blasts of power noise.


  6. Venus In Aries - Beyond The Veil

    Venus In Aries, “Beyond The Veil”

    August 23, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (4)

    Venus In Aries’ debut LP makes an impression via sharp songwriting and strong vocals.


  7. Black Asteroid - Thrust

    Black Asteroid, “Thrust”

    August 15, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Black Asteroid’s first LP might finally find the zeitgeist catching up with Bryan Black’s style.


  8. Sturm Cafe - Es Geht

    Sturm Café, “Es Geht”

    August 9, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Sturm Café continue on their melodic yet idiosyncratic EBM path with a new EP.


  9. FORCES - NEWBODY

    FORCES, “NEWBODY”

    July 26, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    FORCES have relocated, but their pan-historical, heavily-saturated techno-EBM fusion is still close at hand.


  10. Bonini Bulga - Sealed

    Observer: July 18th, 2017

    July 18, 2017  |  Album Reviews, Observer  |  Comments (0)

    Capsule reviews of new releases from Phil Western and Bonini Bulga (Pär Boström of Kammarheit).