Last updated 28.11.07
On December 11th, 2007 Colony 5 is back with a harder sound, still not forgetting the melodies that have become their trademark. Newest «Knives» MCD is a first taste of what is to come at the upcoming full length album «Buried Again», scheduled for a February 2008 release.
«Knives» presents you with the title track, plus three remixes courtesy of Schallfaktor, Syrian and Herzschlag, together with the exclusive bonus track «Avalanches».Tracklisting:
Info submited by official Colony 5 web site.[ 26.11.2007 ] - «Saw Something / Deeper & Deeper» - new second Dave Gahan's single
|«Saw Something / Deeper & Deeper»|
The double A-side single «Saw Something / Deeper & Deeper» will be the new single taken from Dave Gahan's second solo album «Hourglass». Out on January 14th the single will be the follow-up to «Kingdom» which was released in late Summer. Written, performed and produced by Dave Gahan, Christian Eigner and Andrew Phillpott, «Saw Something» is a fan favourite due to its very Depeche Mode like melody and sound while «Deeper & Deeper» is a more raw synth-led track.
Detailed tracklisting - here!
Info submited by official Dave Gahan web site.[ 26.11.2007 ] - New releases from Moby
Moby will release his sixth studio album «Last Night» on March 10th, 2008 via Mute/EMI. The album was recorded in Moby's home studio in Manhattan, NY and features a number of guest vocalists and includes the original MC Grandmaster Caz, Sylvia from Kudu, the UK's MC Aynzli and the Nigerian 419 Squad.
«It's a lot more dance oriented and electronic than my last few albums,» Moby said. «Probably as a result of all of the DJ'ing I've been doing lately. And it has some interesting guest vocalists. My favorite guest is the rapper on «I Love To Move In Here». His name is Grandmaster Caz, and he was one of the writers of «Rappers Delight». He's been rapping since 1975, and I'm really happy to have him on the record.»
First single from «Last Night» will be track «Alice» set to release on January 14th, 2008.
Info submited by official Moby web site.[ 26.11.2007 ] - Alan Wilder in Moscow!
|Moscow «subHuman» release party|
Following the great success of the Summer release events in Berlin and Prague, Alan Wilder will again celebrating Recoil «subHuman» release with a new party, this time on December 1st at Moscow club «Strangel». He will be making a special appearance to sign fan items and chat with as many people as possible. The party programme will feature music courtesy of various DJs and some local live acts, video projection and competitions. While in Moscow, amongst other things, Alan will also be visiting few radio stations («Echo of Moscow» and «Silver Rain») and making autograph-session at SOYUZ record store.
Info submited by official Recoil web site.[ 26.11.2007 ] - Unheilig: new album and tour!
German band Unheilig will release their fifth album «Puppenspiel» on February 22nd, 2008. In March 2008 band will start Puppenspiel Tour, look at confirmed dates:2008
Info submited by official Unheilig web site.[ 26.11.2007 ] - New Elegant Machinery single in January 2008
The legendary Swedish synthpop band Elegant Machinery is back. The band has signed with German label Out of Line and will release a new single «Feel The Silence» in January 2008. It's the band's first new material since 1998's «Words of Wisdom» single. The current line-up consists of Robert Enforsen, Richard Jomshof and Leslie Bayne. We'll post more details soon, so check our site for updates!
Info submited by official Elegant Machinery web site.[ 26.11.2007 ] - New album from Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
|Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds|
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds release their 14th studio album «Dig, Lazarus, Dig» on March 3rd, 2008. Produced by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds and Nick Launay who worked with the band on their last album «Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus», the new album was recorded over the Summer at State of the Ark Studios in Richmond and mixed by Nick Launay at British Grove in Chiswick.
Single and tour will be announced soon.
Info submited by official Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds web site.[ 26.11.2007 ] - «The Devil Is Female» EP from Reaper
|«The Devil Is Female»|
Project Reaper released new «The Devil Is Female» EP on November 23th, 2007. Look at tracklisting: The Devil Is Female 05:13
Info submited by Music Non Stop online music store.[ 17.11.2007 ] - Newest Umbra Et Imago EP
|«Gott Will Es»|
Newest 7-track «Gott Will Es» EP from Umbra Et Imago featuring Oswald Henke (Goethes Erben) and Eric Burton (Catastrophe Ballet) as special guest is out November 9th, 2007 via Spirit. This EP includes 4 brand new songs, 2 remixes and a video. First track is based on lyrics written by Francois Villon (1431-1463) and features Oswald Henke as guest singer while the cover-version of the Animals classics «The House of the Rising Sun» is sung by Eric Burton. «Gott Will Es» is also available as a Limited (666 copies) Art-Box Version which contains the «Gott Will Es» EP, the long deleted «Sex statt Krieg» EP, a zippo-lighter, a T-Shirt, a button and a sticker.Tracklisting:
Info submited by Music Non Stop online music store.[ 17.11.2007 ] - Hot news from Minerve
|«Take Me Higher»|
New Minerve single «Take Me Higher» is just released via Russian Q-Code record label. Look at the tracklisting: Take Me Higher (Radio Version by Warp Acht) 3:53
In other Minerve news: band is ready to extended Russian/Ukrainian Tour. Look at confirmed dates:17.11 - St.Petersburg, Russia - Revolution Club
Info submited by Q-Code record label.[ 17.11.2007 ] - Album of covers from And One
|«Bodypop 1 1/2»|
Germans And One will release «Bodypop 1 1/2» - on February 1st, 2008 via Out of Line. «Bodypop 1 1/2» - the newest full-lengh CD release from And One featuring a set of at least 12 covers of such classics by Depeche Mode («Never Let Me Down Again» and «Fools»), Front 242 («Operating Tracks»), D.A.F («Der Mussolini»), Nitzer Ebb («I Give to You») and The Cure («Kyoto Song» and «The Walk»).
Detailed tracklisting will be available later.
Other And One news: band will present «Bodypop 1 1/2» live via their The Bodypop Cover Lover Supershow Tour in April 2008. They will perform shows at Hamburg, Hannover, Leipzig, Dresden, Duisburg and Berlin.
Info submited by Out of Line record label.[ 07.11.2007 ] - New Paradise Lost documentary
|«Over The Madness» (DVD)|
Gothic rock band Paradise Lost will release brand new «Over The Madness» DVD - on November 26th, 2007 via Century Media. This Diran Noubar's documentary is a captivating insight into the mindset and workings of Paradise Lost. Bonus DVD includes further interviews, rehearsal footage plus backstage and memorabilia sections.Tracklisting:
Info submited by Music Non Stop online music store.[ 07.11.2007 ] - First solo work of Darrin Campbell Huss
After over 20 years as the singer of Psyche, Darrin Campbell Huss has released his first solo material ever. Under his full given name Darrin offers «Radio Melancholia», a 5 track Digital EP available at all outlets from iTunes, Grenzwellen, Emusic etc as well as exclusive CD-R Version through Indietective mailorder (includes a bonus remix of «Destination Moon»)
«Radio Melancholia» offers atmospheric songs with great Darrin vocals and intricate soundscapes for the Autumn/Winter melancholy moments.Tracklisting:
Info submited by official Psyche web site.[ 07.11.2007 ] - Leaether Strip Box Series via Alfa Matrix
On November 13th, 2007 Danish electronic industrial artist Claus Larsen better known as Leaether Strip turns 40. Alfa Matrix could not find a better date to launch the first volume of Leaether Strip «Retention» Box Series through which Claus Larsen will re-release his complete back-catalogue. Each re-release will have both the fully remastered version of the original album on Disc 1, and a totally rewritten and reinterpretation of some selected songs from the original album by Leaether Strip himself rerecorded with current technologies - on Disc 2.
The «Retention nr1» Box includes 2 complementary albums: first of which is the «The Pleasure Of Penetration» CD (initially released back in 1990) remastered by Claus Larsen himself, giving a stronger and wider sound to this chef d'oeuvre while staying very faithful to the original work. The original track-list has also been extended to 15 tracks with the addition of early 12" tracks and other rarities of the period. Secondly, comes the «Pleasure Of Reproduction 2007» CD which gathers some 10 selected tracks taken from Disc 1, totally re-written and re-recorded by Leaether Strip in the 2007 upgraded Strip Farm Studio, benefiting from today's technologies and Claus Larsen's acquired expertise through the years.
Both discs are not available separately and are only sold in the Deluxe Carton Box which also includes some additional fan goodies.Tracklisting:
Info submited by Alfa Matrix record label.[ 07.11.2007 ] - Collaboration single from Sara Noxx and Peter Spilles
Two leading lights in the european electronic scene, Sara Noxx and Peter Spilles (Project Pitchfork) team up for new «Earth Song» MCD (a comment on their position regarding environmental politics). This Maxi includes remixes from Tanzwut, Subway To Sally and the return of Cat Rapes Dog! «Earth Song» (out December 7th, 2007 via Prussia Records) serves as a great prelude to the upcoming Sara Noxx 'Best Of' collection «XX-Ray» (2008).
Info submited by Prussia Records.[ 07.11.2007 ] - Covers compilation from Celluloide
French synthpop band Celluloide will release new album «Naphtaline» - on November 30th, 2007 via Boredom. On this album Celluloide mostly covers classic new wave tracks from Depeche Mode, The Cure, Dead Can Dance, The Sisters Of Mercy and more.Tracklisting:
Info submited by official Celluloide web site.