Category: Featured Artist

JOY/DISASTER

JOY/DISASTER

JOY/DISASTER are direct descendants of ’80s post-punk and Batcave; their music is an amalgamation of dark indie and goth, i.e., sharp guitars, driving bass, baritone vocals, powerful percussion, and eerie electronics along the lines of She Wants Revenge and Interpol.

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Halo In Reverse

Halo In Reverse

Heavily influenced by industrial and electronic acts such as Nine Inch Nails, Skinny Puppy, Ministry, Underworld, and Depeche Mode, along with rock influences like The Cure, T-Rex, and David Bowie, Halo In Reverse mix trashy guitars with depressive piano rolls and aggressive intricate electronics.

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Kordan

Kordan

Influenced by the guitar drones of shoegazers Ride, Swervedriver, and The Jesus and Mary Chain, along with the propulsive, post-punk rhythms and synths of Joy Division, Kordan create lush textures, pulsating beats, and somber melodies.

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Detachments

Detachments

Taking their musical cues from early ’80s minimal wave along with bands such as Fad Gadget, Cabaret Voltaire, The Human League, Joy Division, and New Order, Detachments create bleak soundscapes built around throbbing electronic grooves.

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Contre Jour

Contre Jour

Influenced by the likes of The Cure, Siouxsie & The Banshees, Joy Division, Cocteau Twins, and Depeche Mode, Contre Jour is a coldwave quartet from Nice, France, who produce a compelling mix of melodic new wave and gloomy, claustrophobic post-punk.

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Frank (Just Frank)

Frank (Just Frank)

Frank (Just Frank) is a French coldwave duo whose music lies somewhere between the sound of late ’70s / early ’80s post-punk filtered through chilly guitar, prominent bass, nihilistic lyrics, dark drum machines, and icy minimal synths.

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White Apple Tree

White Apple Tree

With lush ambient guitars, blasting dance beats, quirky synths, vocal melodies, and influences ranging from Joy Division and Tears For Fears to The Knife and Interpol, White Apple Tree have created a unique and refreshing take on modern post-punk and synth-rock music.

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Polka Party

Polka Party

Polka Party is an indie band that creates fast-paced and dancefloor-oriented art rock brilliance, with angular guitar riffs, pummeling bass, sardonic lyrics, and shout-along choruses being the common denominator in most of their songs.

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Uni_Form

Uni_Form

Uni_Form is an indie / post-punk band from Lisbon, Portugal, that takes its cues from Joy Division, Interpol, Editors, The Cure, Bauhaus, and Depeche Mode. If dark soundscapes topped with some extra drama are your thing, you have just hit the jackpot.

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Roundstone

Roundstone

Roundstone’s music is an intoxicating mix of soaring vocals, haunting melodies, and furrowed-brow guitars that would make any fan of Editors, Radiohead, Muse, or Puressence stand up and take note.

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