Front Line Assembly will be Touring with the Revolting Cocks for their “Big Sexy Land” tour this November

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Front Line Assembly will be Touring with the Revolting Cocks this November. Following their appearance at the Cold Waves festival Los Angeles edition this November, both industrial acts have booked together a string of North American dates where RevCo will be performing their 1986 Wax Trax! Records debut Big Sexy Land in its entirety each night. The current roster of the …

New Order to play the Hollywood Bowl for a one off gig with Goldfrapp

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Following their appearance at  appearance at Riot Fest in Chicago this September New Order have announced a one off gig at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles,  with Fellow Mute Records label-mates Goldfrapp performing an opening set. The concert is scheduled for September 18th, and tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Friday—with a special New Order presale beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday …

Morrissey accuses HMV of vulgarly attempting to “Freeze Sales” of Smiths’ single with ‘tacky badge’

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Re-issue! Re-package! Re-package! Re-evaluate the songs Double-pack with a photograph Extra track (and a tacky badge) Yesterday, The Smiths celebrated the 31st anniversary of  The Queen Is Dead be releasing a pair of 7 and 12 inch vinyl single editions of the title track from the titular album. Included additional tracks for the 12 inch version of The Queen is Dead …

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds perform ‘Rings Of Saturn’ on Stephen Colbert

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On last night’s episode of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert—Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds performed Rings of Saturn, a track from last year’s somber masterpiece Skeleton Tree—which was released along with the intimate and moving documentary One More Time With Feeling. Additionally, The Bad Seeds are currently touring, and last month had released their career-spanning compilation Lovely Creatures: The Best …

Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan appears in new Dior Ad Campaign

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Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan looks ready to go to Berghain with his two friends  in new Dior Winter Ad Campaign. Christian Dior has enlisted Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan for the 2017 campaign “Into The Night” which highlights Dior’s Winter 2017 collection. Dave looks like he is about to take over for Dieter in hosting Sprockets—looking stoic while French model Dylan …

An Interview with Amanda Palmer and Edward Ka-spel at Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

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At this year’s Wave Gotik Treffen in Leipzig, the world’s largest festival for Gothic Music and Culture, we perched in one of the cities many parks—and discussed the musical collaboration between Amanda Palmer—and her musical hero and friend Edward Ka-spel of The Legendary Pink Dots. Order ‘I Can Spin A Rainbow’ The pair recently released the fantastic surreal dreamscape LP I Can …

An Interview with Amanda Palmer and Edward Ka-spel at Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

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At this year’s Wave Gotik Treffen in Leipzig, the world’s largest festival for Gothic Music and Culture, we perched in one of the cities many parks—and discussed the musical collaboration between Amanda Palmer—and her musical hero and friend Edward Ka-spel of The Legendary Pink Dots. Order ‘I Can Spin A Rainbow’ The pair recently released the fantastic surreal dreamscape LP I Can …

The Psychedelic Furs‘ iconic hit single ‘Pretty In Pink’ is getting a Pink Vinyl Reissue!

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The Psychedelic Furs‘ iconic hit single is getting a Pink Vinyl Reissue! The electric pink gatefold double 7-inch single is being issued by Boutique record label Futurismo next month  with both the original cut of off 1981’s Talk Talk Talk LP and the re-recording used in John Hughes’ 1986 film of the same name. This release comes out on Julz 14th—ahead of the …

The Smiths’ single ‘The Queen Is Dead’ is set for release on Friday

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Another single from The Smiths is apparently set for release next week. Following this year’s Record Store Day Boy With The Thorn In His Side 7-inch, which featured previously unreleased demo/alternate versions of The Smiths’ 1985 single and its original B-side, Rubber Ring—rumors had circulated via Morrissey-solo.com that we would see another single release from Manchester band’s third album,  The Queen Is …

My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult to celebrate 30th Anniversary Tour with performances of their first 2 albums

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And This is What the Devil Does! My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult will be hitting the road in celebration their 30th anniversary this fall with the new single and a classic albums tour. The Industrial/Electronic Rock Wax Trax! veterans will be performing their first two albums, 1988’s I See Good Spirits and I See Bad Spirits and 1990’s …