MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT has built a legacy of experimentalism and glorification of pop-culture trash, and their 1991 WAX TRAX! RECORDS released SEXPLOSION encapsulates all of that gawdy, industrial madness, with the hit single “Sex on Wheelz” characterized as a “compressed and propulsive a celebration of fornication and driving as anything else America has ever come up with.” (Ned Raggett, Allmusic). Often described as the Gothic-Disco legends’ best work, both critically and commercially, SEXPLOSION celebrates 30 years of manic debauchery with a remastered reissue on limited edition vinyl On June 17 via Wax Trax!, featuring the never before heard track “Any Way Ya Wanna” from the original studio session,Continue reading MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT Celebrate ‘SEXPLOSION’ 30th Anniversary
South Dakota-based rock artist KYLE PFEIFFER, better known as BLACKLITE DISTRICT, has released the official music video for his newest single, “Clear Skies.” Shot and edited by Clinton Cunanan of Mirage M’hal, LLC with additional production assistance by Red Stop Productions, “Clear Skies” is the second single off of the artist’s upcoming LP, 1990, which is due to release 12/31/2021.Continue reading BLACKLITE DISTRICT Reveals Second Official Music Video from ‘1990,’ “Clear Skies”!
REVIEW: ABORTED – ‘LA GRANDE MASCARADE’ EP by Carina Lawrence / Dark Art Conspiracy
Belgian death metallers Aborted unleash barbaric new EP titled “La Grande Mascarade” on the 17th April 2020 via Century Media Record which is a limited release featuring two new offerings along with a previously unreleased song from the 2018 ‘TerrorVision’ album sessions. Prepare for the onslaught…
BABYMETAL have confirmed their release of a Distortion 12” vinyl worldwide on November 23rd, including a special version as part of Record Store Day Black Friday in the US and Canada.
Their song, “Distortion” was released with sudden surprise in this May.
In showing their new “DARK SIDE” on stage during their world tour, BABYMETAL’s performance of “Distortion” had upsurged the audience in US and Europe.
In addition to the studio recording, the new vinyl includes the recording of their live performance at Download Festival 2018 (UK) on June 9th.
Continue reading BABYMETAL to release 12″ vinyl of “Distortion” on Nov 23 & reveal new live footage
WITHIN TEMPTATION – legendary leaders of dark anthemic music, with a career spanning two decades – have signed a worldwide deal with Universal Music Germany, partnering with Spinefarm Records for North America and the UK. This joining of forces comes ahead of latest album Resist, scheduled for release on December 14th 2018.
With 6 studio albums under their belt – Enter , Mother Earth , The Silent Force , The Heart of Everything ,The Unforgiving , Hydra  – and more than 3.5 million record sales to their name, Within Temptation (led by Sharon den Adel and Robert Westerholt) are a genuine force to be reckoned with. Simply, one of the world’s most successful heavy rock groups.
Architects, the Brighton-based outfit Kerrang! recently awarded the title of “Best British Live Band” and The Guardian said feature “gloriously crafted anthems of defiance,” return with their eighth album, Holy Hell, on November 9 via Epitaph Records. The band has simultaneously debuted the song and video for “Hereafter”, which was directed by Jeb Hardwick. Watch it HERE.