Vene Records: noise tapes

Vene Records is a small label founded in the Netherlands somewhere in 2003. It focuses on ‘the most destructive and hateful audio there exists’, harsh noise and power electronics. Out now are new tapes from Albert Fish Is My Hero (USA), Terg (Hol) and Bitter (Hol).


Three new CD releases are now available on Beta-lactam Ring Records: Legendary Pink Dots “Ancient Daze”, Nurse With Wound “Rock ‘n Roll Station” & Nurse With Wound “Stereo Wastelands”. Vinyl editions of these albums follow in a few weeks. Tracklists & samples can be found at

Treue Um Treue: new release

Out soon on Treue Um Treue will be Dr. C. Stein’s Echo Trip. Dr. C. Stein is an artist of the legendary Dutch tape-label TRUMPETT and was involved in several elektro projects during the 80’s such as Thromboh, Doxa Sinistra and especially Ende Shneafliet, from which he was an original member.

Cold Spring: Toll & HERR

Forthcoming titles on Cold Spring Records: Toll – Christ Knows Reissue of 1986 LP, old-school British industrial. H.E.R.R. | Vondel’s Lucifer – First Movement

Apoptose: updates

Recently Apoptose’s 2nd album Blutopfer was rereleased. Tesco also offers some Apoptose T-shirts.

P.A.L. returns with Modus

Six years after the album ‘release’, P.A.L. returns with Modus. It offers twelve tracks ranging from rhythmic industrial and technoid four-to-the-floor tracks to ambient, to ritualistic soundscapes, up to the utilization of quite unusual influences. Available since mid June of Ant-Zen.

COH: patherns EP

Raster-Noton announces a new release: COH’s patherns EP.

Arcana: new label

Arcana from Sweden has signed to the German label Kalinkaland. The first move is to put out a ‘magical new album’ in 2007. Arcana will also be present with exclusive material on the upcoming label compilation Lightwaves Part II.

Glacial Movement compilation

Glacial Movement Records is a new label devoted to the description of icy landscapes. The first release is a cd-r compilation called Cryosphere in a limited edition of 300 copies, with artists like Troum, Northaunt, Tho so aa and more.

Coph Nia is slowly awakening

Suddenly a sign of life from Coph Nia: “I would hereby like to announce that a new album, with the pretentious title ‘The Dark Illuminati – A Celestial Tragedy in two Acts’ is nearly finished.”

Teatro Satanico Muzakiller

Teatro Satanico Muzakiller is a full-lenght CD album, a diabolic toons mpeg-video and a 12 pages booklet with spooky full-colour illustration.

Oil 10: Beyond cd

The French electronic project Oil 10, run by Gilles Rossire, has created a new cd. Beyond contains 10 tracks and is out now on Funkwelten, after previous releases on Noise Museum, Hymen, Vacuum, Brume and Divine Comedy Records. You can listen to an album sampler in the Oil 10 multimedia section.

Concrescence = Thieves of Impressions

Concrescence may sound like a new name, but their cd Obscured by the dark years is in fact a collection of early, unreleased and lost songs by the Thieves of Impressions, recorded in 1994/1995.

Malignant Records: Swedish noises

Two interesting recent releases on Malignant Records by Des Esseintes and Kristoffer Nyströms Orkester.

Feindflug: anniversary dvd

Feindflug presents the dvd “Hinter Feindlichen Linien”, to celebrate the ten years’ existence of the band. It contains more than 170 minutes of Feindflug material, including a recent concert in Berlin, several live and video clips and a short movie. Later this summer it will also be available in a special ‘combat pack box’.

Land:Fire – live release

Earlier this year Shortwave Transmission released a dvd-r of Herbst9 (live in Leipzig, 2005). Now they announce a cd-r of Land:Fire, recorded live at Sonic Lodge (May 2006, Leipzig), consisting of two long tracks.

Flexx: Crazy gang

Flexx is a mailorder from Belgium, whose aim is “to bring a selection of todays and yesterdays electronic and/or dance music”. They have also started to operate as a label. The second Flexx release is the 12″ Every Sunday by Crazy Gang. It was produced in 1983 by Claudio Simonetti (also knwon for cult-horror band […]

Woven Hand: 4th album

The latest release by David Eugene Edwards’ project Woven Hand is titled Mosaic. It’s out in Europe on June 19 (label: Glitterhouse).

Karjalan Sissit: new opus

Karjalan Sissit‘s fourth album Tanssit On Loppu Nyt is out now on Cyclic Law (17th Cycle). A vinyl version in a limited edition of 399 copies will follow by the end of June. on Eternal Soul Records.

Fire in the Head on Eibon Records

Fire in the Head is one of the most productive noise creators. His latest cd Meditate/Mutilate is out now on Eibon Records.