Without an element of cruelty at the root of all spectacle, music is no longer possible. In our present state of degeneration it is through the skin that metaphysics must be made to enter our minds.
While compiling the 5th edition of the famous Endzeit Bunkertracks compilation box, Alfa Matrix discovered this more than promising band from Tallinn, Estonia. After voted, "Best up and coming act" by over 700 DJ's during a contest organized by Alfa Matrix, FREAKANGEL joined the Belgian label army and started completing their dancefloor frontal attack debut album, “The Faults of Humanity” which was mixed and engineered in Germany in the renown X-Fusion Music Prod. Studio (NOISUF-X, X-FUSION, SUICIDE COMMANDO, etc.).
The Crüxshadows (pronounced as IPA: /ˈkru:ʃædoʊz/) is an independent music group from Florida.
Their sound is made up of a combination of moody male vocals, electric violin, guitar, and synth.
Centered around vocalist and songwriter Rogue, the Crüxshadows blends 1980s inspired synth-pop and modern rock with poetic and introspective lyrics. The band has enjoyed global popularity, releasing CDs worldwide and touring extensively throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. For most of the band's career, they have been signed with Dancing Ferret Discs, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Mono no Aware was born as a rhythmic noise project of Leif Künzel in 1995, accompanied by Stefan Böhm as a co-member for a short period and today working as a one man project of Leif Künzel only.
During years Leif has also formed side-projects, such as Norm and MS Mono, both of them are active up to now. Whilst Mono no Aware has become one of the best known projects from German cult label Hands Productions, it is also considered one of the brightest rhythmic noise acts on the scene today, highly valued live-performer and fascinating noise-art composer.
Numerous bands with this name (7 listed, in rough chronological order): 1. Ice is an industrial band formed by Justin Broadrick and Kevin Martin, but by their second album the band had absorbed a great deal of hip hop influence. There is a love affair with dub going on at all times.
2. British psychedelic combo that released several singles near the end of the 60's. Several members (keyboardist Lynton Naiff and drummer Grant Serpell) went on to form the jazzy progressive group Affinity.
Zeromancer is an industrial rock group with members from Norway. The core members of Zeromancer met in the influential Norwegian band Seigmen. During the 1990s this band dominated the national rock scene and even made a name for themselves outside the country by playing concerts abroad. When Seigmen split in 1999, Alex Møklebust (vocals), Erik Ljunggren (programming), Kim Ljung (bass guitar) and Noralf Ronthi (drums) joined forces with Chris Schleyer (ex-Kidneythieves) (guitar) as Zeromancer.
Mnemic (pronounced /ˈniːmɨk/) (also typed as MNE|\ )IC) is a Danish industrial metal band, formed in Aalborg, Denmark in 1998. Their music has been described as a fusion between metalcore, groove metal, industrial metal and progressive metal, with additional elements of thrash metal , to form a style the band themselves have described as "Future Fusion Metal". Named as one of Metallica's favourite bands, they have opened for Metallica in Europe both in 2007 and 2008.
"Selfless" was founded in 2002 by Adam Waters and Damian Plague. The First LP "Conjunction" was released on Danse Macabre Records Germany in 2005. Selfless was created to express things from a perspective without ego unlike many others. Due to various personal tragedies that have occured Selfless will be on hiatus for now.