SHIV-R - "Cheshire Grin"
The 25th of August 2017 will see the release of SHIV-R's newest EP, "Cheshire Grin", from their 4th full-length album "Requiem for the Hyperreal". Otherwordly sound design billows against hard-hitting industrial structures underneath Pete Crane's raspy vocal hooks in the darkly maddening title song. Inspired by the laudanum-fuelled and reality-fluid Alice in Wonderland, the single also features remixes by Grammy Award Winner CHRIS VRENNA (NINE INCH NAILS / MARILYN MANSON and composer of the score of American McGeeís Alice videogame), LEAETHER STRIP and AMBASSADOR 21, and artwork created by the equally fantastical and renowned Natalie Shau.
One more good news, today we start the preorder of the new album "Requiem for the Hyperreal" which will be released on September 29th. Don't miss it, but for the moment: enjoy the new EP and video
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After many years with Rock Music the group Formation Musicum Theatrum consisting of 6 people is now in preparation to present on stage an exciting self-arranged piece. The basic version was “Brosius Satanus”, the new one, now based on Gothic Electro Pop is named “Brosius Satanus TRANSFORMED”. Reason for the new piece is that the keyboarder of Musicum Theatrum suddenly died.
So this was time for a modification and the group Musicum Theatrum started on it new way from rocklike Gothic to Gothic Electro Pop. Thus the overall character of Gothical Brosius Satanus changes. The theatre scenes in live performances stay the same, however, the music gets a completely new drive by the now dominating sequencers.
The whole arrangement is enlarged by a bagpipe, scrutibox and davul. The electronical rhythms get a human touch by the drummer. The use of the guitar is discreet. The songs do not change. They are presented by Enomis, Sirod, Brosius and Ewu.
Musicum Theatrum came into existence by musicians of the Mannheim Rock Theatre. They mainly committed to rock musicals. Examples of productions are “Brückenkarl”, “Thor”, “Enomis”, “Mannemer Dreck” and of course the first version of “Brosius Satanus”. Music, script and choreography were always self-made.
In Musicum Theatrum the musicians and actors are unified in one person, each musician plays one role in the piece. The audience is led into a mystic and exciting world of intoxicating Electro Gothic rhythms with songs for several voices. All this is presented with many masks and costumes.
60 bands, all gothic music genres, 1 compilation!
Thank you very much to all the bands for sending their songs. This time we've got more than 450 entries, it's simply amazing! Because of the high amount of good songs, we've decided to make an exception and to take 60 bands instead of 50 on board this time.
Of course, we will do more gothic music orgy compilations, so if we didn't chose your band for this compilation, please try again for the next one.
darkTunes wish you a good prelistening! Don't forget to preorder the compilation now for a lower price and to already get 6 songs before the release of the compilation on September 22nd 2017.
Here are the winners:
Ananel's Voices + Antibody + Ashes'n'Android + Askashic + At0shima 3rr0r feat. Gray S. Angel + Auger + BASSZILLA + Binary Division + Boars + Case Default + Cima Muta + Code:Red Core + Dark Side Eons + Death Signals + Desastroes + Device Noize+ Devil-M + Diesanera + DJversion666 + DrakenWerks + Dust In Mind + Ecollider + ES23 feat. SynthAttack + Exit to Eden + EXTIZE + Fourth Circle + God Astray + Graveyard Strippers + Gregor Beyerle + Lamori + Larva + Machine Rox + Machines on Blast + Man Woman Machine + Matt Hart + Mebitek + microClocks + Mills + Moonlight Asylum + Moris Blak + My Hysteria + NDN + OMNIMAR + Plague Doctor feat. Cold Therapy + Samarah + Schwarzbund + Shadow System + Shiv-R + Sicktronic + SNUFF + Sorrownight + Suppressor + SynthAttack + System Noire + T3RR0R 3RR0R + The Autist + The Black Capes + The Shiver + Toxic Aeon + U-Manoyed
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We are proud to present you the new music video "Can't Save You Anymore" from MOONLIGHT ASYLUM!
This song is taken from ehe first album of the female fronted industrial electro metal sensation from Argentina"Death is coming".
Strong metal riffs from thrash and black metal, catchy melodies from electro and pop and breakdowns from metalcore, powerful male growls, angelic female vocals, this is what is waiting for you on the debut-album of Moonlight Asylum!
This 3 pieces band from Buenos Aires, Argentina has already shared stage with legends like Deathstars, The 69 Eyes, Emilie Autumn, Nitzer Ebb, Cradle of Filth, Within Temptation, The Sisters of Mercy, Paradise Lost, Lacuna Coil, Anneke Van Giersbergen and HIM, among others.
"Death is coming" is the first milestone on their way (to hell)!