EBM

Interviews

Marie Davidson Is Sick of This Capitalist Hell

The Quebecoise producer has said goodbye to the dancefloor. With 'Working Class Woman', her first record for Ninja Tune, she looks at all the fucked up stuff that happens to you when you work yourself to the bone to make a living in music.
Shaad D’Souza
10.4.18
Features

Joel Eel's Eclectic Techno Debut Explores Growing Up Korean-Canadian

How cultural guilt and family expectations informed the Toronto producer's new album 'Very Good Person.'
Sofia Luu
6.28.17
thump exclusive stream

High-Functioning Flesh's New Single Finds Bliss in End Times

Hear "Talk About" from the Los Angeles synth duo's upcoming album 'Culture Cut.'
Colin Joyce
6.7.17
Premieres

PREMIERE: Accept Rejecter as Dark Electronic's Newest Warlock with "Freak"

The L.A. solo project swells together the weirdest elements of industrial, electronic, and noise.
John Hill
6.1.16
Premieres

Youth Code Becomes a Machine of Harmony and Hate on Their New Album 'Commitment to Complications'

Stream the first song from the record, "Transitions," and read our interview with the band.
John Hill
2.25.16
optimo

Optimo's JD Twitch Reflects on the Nihilism and Hedonism of His New Industrial Compilation

“You could get these records very easily back then mainly because no one wanted to buy them!”
Josh Baines
2.8.16
thump news

JD Twitch's 'New So Low' Mix is a Creeping, Crawling, Late Night Masterpiece

The Optimo DJ's industrial, cold wave, and 80s synth mix drops on Vinyl Factory later this month — check out the mini mix now.
Josh Baines
2.4.16
Premieres

PREMIERE: Pop 1280 Detonate an Industrial Warzone with "Chromidia"

Maximum firepower.
John Hill
1.8.16
deep dives

How Skinny Puppy's 'Too Dark Park' Made Me Confront Sickness and Discomfort in Electronic Music

Even today, Canadian band Skinny Puppy's 1990 album continues to unsettle.
Gigen Mammoser
12.21.15
Premieres

Youth Code's "Anagnorisis" Carries More Bite Than You Are Ready For

Industrial music tuned to destroy.
John Hill
10.29.15
Fashion

We Found Some Goths in the Amazon

They traipse around Manaus in heavy black bodices and chunky black boots attracting the sun like a moody solar panel.
João Paulo Machado and Marie Declercq
7.7.15
Interviews

Boy Harsher: Making A "Moving Choker-Collar Muscle Mash" One Room at a Time

A southern couples moves north and makes infectiously dance-y industrial jams.
Reed Dunlea
5.26.15
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