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Bruce

Bruce 373 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. Leaether Strip - 50

    Leaether Strip, “50″

    December 5, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Claus Larsen marks his half-centennial with another record of rock-solid Leaether Strip dark electro.


  2. Alter Der Ruine - Doom Soother

    Alter Der Ruine, “Doom Soother”

    November 29, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    A coda from Alter Der Ruine brings the achievements of their last melancholy and inspired years into focus.


  3. Karger Traum - Such A Dream

    Karger Traum, “Such A Dream”

    November 21, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Moody electronics from the early 80s are freshened up on the first full length by Karger Traum.


  4. In The Nursery - 1961

    In The Nursery, “1961″

    November 17, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (1)

    The legendary In The Nursery hone in on history with grit and grandeur.


  5. Crimes AM - Death And Adoration

    Crimes AM, “Death And Adoration”

    November 7, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (1)

    The second LP from Crimes AM takes a somber second look at the trajectory of synthwave.


  6. Randal Collier-Ford - Promethean

    Randal Collier-Ford, “Promethean”

    October 25, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Acoustic instrumentation broadens the reach of dark ambient auteur Randal Collier-Ford.


  7. mind.in.a.box, "Broken Legacies"

    mind.in.a.box, “Broken Legacies”

    October 17, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (3)

    mind.in.a.box add a melancholy chapter to their ongoing cyberpunk saga.


  8. 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.


  9. 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.


  10. 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.