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Special news from Ghosting

The great German goth band, Ghosting, have issued this news statement regarding their current musical activity and the new Ghosting release which should be out on June 17th this year. In 2020, Ghosting aka Sascha Tayefeh cautiously restarted their first activities after a 20 year break: An E.P. with one new song “Flanders”, remakes of…

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Das Noir EP / ‘Music While Drowning’ album review by Tzina Dovve (DJ Lady Davinia)

Das Noir EP / ‘Music While Drowning’ album review by Tzina Dovve (DJ Lady Davinia)… Das Noir… A new dark experimental minimal wave project comes to life on the underground scene of Athens, Greece, created by the charismatic Nick Drivas in 2019. An active DJ, writer and with quite a few other bands under his…

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The Scent of a Song, by Beautiful Freak Cosmetics

Synæsthesia is the experience of sensory overlap. When you listen to your favorite music, and close your eyes, do you see certain colors? Can you imagine sounds in response to a favorite painting? Do you ever imagine what something might feel like, just from seeing or hearing it? Do you associate certain numbers or letters…

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Free download of Fear Incorporated’s new release ~ Of Nightmares And Strychnine

Fear Incorporated release the NEW album ‘ Of Nightmares And Strychnine ‘ on FREE digital download via the Sacred Realm Records label  featuring fabulous cover art work by Bernardino Costantino. A special CD edition will be also be released in Spring 2021 featuring a graphic booklet by Bernardino themed on the Fear Incorporated track ‘…

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Artist: Eric Dillman

An emerging artist, Eric Dillman, has drawn Peter Murphy of Bauhaus, Carl McCoy of The Fields of the Nephilim and Brandon Pybus of Sonsombre. He has also drawn graveyard flyer art for DJ Jason. The newest work of his will be used for a future Sonsombre t-shirt. Here are some of his graphite drawings of…

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The Wake: Perfumes and Fripperies… Album Review by Tzina Dovve

THE WAKE: PERFUMES AND FRIPPERIES… … ALBUM REVIEW BY TZINA DOVVE…… Tzina Dovve The Wake… Perfumes and Fripperies… After almost twenty-five years of deep slumber the dusty coffin finally lifts its lid to reveal the return of the masters of goth… The Wake… … Risen from the graves of Columbus, Ohio the boys are back.…

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New Album and Single by The Wake

The Wake ‘Hammer Hall’ single 18 September 2020 Full ‘Perfumes and Fripperies’ LP out Sept. 30 The Wake to release ‘Perfumes and Fripperies’, their first album in 25 years. Ahead of that, they present the lead track ‘Hammer Hall’, a lushly layered, powerful, dark soundscape laced with infectious hooks and driven by Troy’s signature vocals.…

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Free Download from Fear Incorporated

The ‘Fairy Tales EP’ is released on Sacred Realm Records for FREE download on Thursday 18th June. A six track release… It includes the recent single ‘Red Riding Hood’ and also the macabre musical retellings of  Hansel And Gretel and The Pied Piper amongst the other tracks on the EP of which Fear Incorporated invites you…

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Interview with Sounds of the Suburbs record store by Tzina Dovve

Sounds of the Suburbs… One of London’s coolest record stores and not only… Tony Smith, owner and man behind this music paradise talks about bands, music and of course vinyl… Let’s go shopping… Tzina Dovve Tzina Dovve Tzina: How and when did you decide to open ‘Sounds of the Suburbs’? What prompted you to invest…

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