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Bruce 370 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. 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.

  2. 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.



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

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

  4. 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).

  5. Synthetische Lebensform - Extravagant

    Synthetische Lebensform, “Extravagant”

    July 12, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Russia’s Synthetische Lebensform offer up a fun and energetic tear through classic electro-industrial territory.

  6. Die Selektion - Deine Stimme Ist Der Ursprung Jeglicher Gewalt

    Die Selektion, “Deine Stimme Ist Der Ursprung Jegliche...

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

    Die Selektion break their long absence with a strikingly smooth and polished take on their electro-heavy coldwave sound.

  7. Anima Nostra - Atraments

    Anima Nostra, “Atraments”

    June 20, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    The second LP from Anima Nostra – a collaboration between Margaux Renaudin and Henrik Nordvargr Björkk – adds metallic and neo-classical bombast to an already grisly death industrial sound.

  8. Night Sins - Dancing Chrome

    Night Sins, “Dancing Chrome”

    June 14, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Night Sins’ new LP unapologetically brings classic goth stylings to bear on modern tunes.

  9. Ghost Twin - Plastic Heart

    Ghost Twin, “Plastic Heart”

    May 30, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Dionysian darkwave from Ghost Twin bridges some older and newer styles.

  10. Stars Crusaders - Welcome To Hydra

    Stars Crusaders, “Welcome To Hydra”

    May 16, 2017  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Stars Crusaders’ second record fuses italo and futurepop sounds to mixed ends.