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      Reviews of albums, EPs, and related artefacts from within the industrial | noise | post-punk | doom | drone | goth | synth | gaze | black metal underground.

      The Typical Grrrls self-titled album cover

      The Typical Grrrls Album Review

      The Typical Grrrls scream, crash and jibe their way through music, embracing post-punk, no-wave, and art-rock tendencies alongside the most beloved of matriarchal provocateurs.
      Album cover of INCIN​É​RATEUR

      Earthflesh + Man In The Shadow ‘INCIN​É​RATEUR’

      A vivid, intergalactic landscape composed of audial extremity and cinematic experimentalism.
      Gerry Hathaway Arkham Sunset

      Portland Darkwave Act Arkham Sunset Announces New Single ‘Blood In Four Colors’

      A deceitfully dark outing on the latest single from Arkham Sunset ahead of upcoming album ‘Failure Analysis’ for release in early 2024.
      Jayden Barber Arabian Night Lights

      Jayden Barber ‘Arabian Night Lights’ Album Review

      Heavy scary ambient that flows like a bad and inescapable nightmare. Not for the faint of heart!
      Cementation Anxiety New Grasping Machina Split Cover Art

      Cementation Anxiety & New Grasping Machina Split Review

      Exploiting ambient’s lack of fixed structure by taking it to a place of weighty effervescence fused with junk metal doom-bience.
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      Gritty Sydney Post-Punks Enclave Announce New Singles ’12 Steps’ & ‘Doubt’

      A band with a lot to say and no shortage of sounds to carry the message.
      Orchestral Tape Studies II album art

      zakè ‘Orchestral Tape Studies II’ Album Review.

      Pensive drones and soaring ambience on the stunning new release Orchestral Tape Studies II by zakè.
      Exit Electronics Every Shade of Grey album cover

      Exit Electronics ‘EVERY SHADE OF GREY’ By Justin Broadrick On Deathbed Tapes

      A cacophony of trip-step trash compactor electronics mired in a deep-rooted sense of distrust for the failing institutions of the modern world. A proper hit of despondence from the mind of Justin Broadrick.

      Solo Andata ‘Slipcasting’ Album Review

      A review for the haunting new release 'Slipcasting" by Iconic Melbourne ambient duo Solo Andata.
      Exome When The World Ends I Will Breathe A Sigh Of Relief album cover

      EXOME “When The World Ends I Will Breathe A Sigh Of Relief” 

      An existential statement harsh and chaotic textures and dark ambient drones by Lorenzo Arcari outfit EXOME.