News Round-up For October 17, 2011
This is the first of a weekly installment from COMA Music Magazine of all the news we can find for the week.Â Have a scoop?Â Heard a rumor?Â Let us know at news[at]coma-online.com
Fans of Vomito Negro this week where treated to a tid-bit of news on forthcoming new material. The band released a picture on their Facebook page of front man and mastermind behind the band, Gin Devo, in the studio with a simple caption that read â€œGin Devo in the studio working on Fall of an Empireâ€
New York based tribal industrial act Neikka RPM gave the strongest hint that an announcement would be made imminently about their forthcoming album. They published a message on their Facebook page which stated â€œnew album by Neikka RPM now being masteredâ€ Expect an announcement from their label Alfa Matrix very shortly!
Harsh EBM act Grendel where announced as the final act to join the line up of Resistanz festival 2012, Sheffield UK, 7th, 8th of April. They join an already extremely strong line-up, which includes Icon Of Coil, Rotersand, Nachtmahr, Soman and more. It will also feature premiere European shows for W.A.S.T.E and Studio X. For more information please visit their website.
Industrial noise act Caustic released details about the forthcoming single â€˜White Knuckle Head Fuckâ€™, which is lifted from their Metropolis Records debut album â€˜The Golden Vagina of Fame and Profitâ€™. The single will be released on November 22nd and include seven tracks, with remixes by Aesthetic Perfection, Klutae and Fabrikc.
Lots of bands this week where added to the Kinetik Festival 2012, Montreal, 17th-20th of May line-up. Those added where Noisex, Blutengal, Grendel, Nachtmahr, Miss Construction, Cenobita, C-Lekktor, E-Craft, FGFC 820, Ad.Ver.Sary and The Gothsicles. For more information please visit their website.
Manufactura side-project Broken Fabiola announced the release of the album She Runs Towards Perdition, released through Auricle Media. The tracks on this album where originally released in 2004 as a limited edition of 50 copies titledÂ S.H_E. and in 3″ in Mini CDR format. The tracks have been re-mastered and re-edited for this release, and also includes rare and unreleased tracks from 2003-2011.
In honour of the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations, Industrial rockers KMFDM have re-recorded with new lyrics and partially renamed their 1993 single â€˜A Drug Against Warâ€™ to â€˜A Drug Against Wall Streetâ€™. The single is available as a free download from their website.
The Alfa Matrix label in honour of their 10th anniversary is giving away 32 MP3 tracks from the label artists for free. For more information on how to download these tracks please visit their Facebook page.