Grabbitz ~ The Ugly

Nicholas Chiari (aka Grabbitz) is a non-stop merry-go-round of catchy wonderous electro-pop sights and sounds that never fails to impress. Like the protagonist in his video, he seems to be driven, nay chased by an alter-ego with breathless abandon, perchance a faceless personification of death or time, and always to new and wildly different heights. Grabbitz’s work has been featured here before with his wall-of-sound … Continue reading Grabbitz ~ The Ugly

Night Club ~ Die In The Disco

Jack Torrance once reminded us, on reams of creatively-typed paper, “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy!” So, here to replace that straight-laced sin with the unmentionable wickedness of (gods-forbid) disco-inspired darkwave, is the straight-faced sinfully-decadent band Night Club. Cavalier in their boisterous love of the dark-schizoid, Los Angeles’ Emily Kavanaugh (vocalist) and Mark Brooks (producer) began, “with the goal of creating … Continue reading Night Club ~ Die In The Disco

THEN COMES SILENCE ~ Rise To The Bait

Stockholm, Sweden’s THEN COMES SILENCE have unleashed their first soul-scorching single from upcoming album Hunger, available July 1st on Nexilis and Metropolis Records. The band made up of Alex Svenson (vocals, bass, synthesizer), Jonas Fransson (drums, backing vocals), Mattias Ruejas Jonson (guitar, backing vocals), and Hugo Zombie (guitar) self-describe (aptly) as having a fascination with death, doom, spiritualism, and corruption gathered together with a predisposition… Continue reading THEN COMES SILENCE ~ Rise To The Bait

Gentle Ropes ~ Oči (Eyes)

Native Kyivian, Serj Kost of Gentle Ropes penned Oči (Eyes) with references to The Smiths songs Still Ill and There is a Light That Never Goes Out. This, the first single from his upcoming album Control (to be released May 6th, 2022), is one of only two native-tongue tracks on the album and the first to be released as a single. The new album, “(is) … Continue reading Gentle Ropes ~ Oči (Eyes)

The Foreign Resort ~ Flushed

Be aware, this video is Fifty Shades of immoderate-immodesty (sans safe-word) that while fully embodying our post-punk audiosphere, may be more thoroughly enjoyed by adults with whipsawed sexual proclivities… “You crawl into my night, seeping, No one ever falls, Nothing ever fails” Born of Copenhagen, Denmark, The Foreign Resort is comprised of the three Danes, Mikkel Borbjerg Jakobsen (vocals and guitar)… Continue reading The Foreign Resort ~ Flushed