The Soviet Uprising – World War 2020 (Ep. One)

Recommendation: ☀☁☁ The Soviet Uprising is the first chapter in a series released on HVRF that imagines a near-future third World War. It’s great for HVRF (also known as the Hardvapor Resistance Front1), which uses an ultranationalist and far-right aesthetic in its imagery, music, and social media – to the extent of re-tweeting American nationalist figures on Twitter such as […]

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HVRF releases “Diamond is Unbreakable” by Steel Diamonds

HVRF has always released particularly harsh, industrial-influenced electronic music, but Diamond is Unbreakable is probably one of their most intense albums thus far. The album artwork belies thirteen tracks of noise, industrial music, dark techno, and dark ambient music; “Remnants of the Past I” and “Man Lives Forever” being tracks of particular intensity and interest. For fans of emperor tangerine’s […]

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Dark Triad Records releases “I’M BETTER NOW” by STRUGGLE SHAMER

Here’s something new from Dark Triad Records, a label that releases music primarily of the hardvapor and industrial music bent. I’M BETTER NOW mixes classic-style vaporwave, industrial music, and dark techno, with significant nods to noise music. “Relapse (jumps)” and “Wedding Night” deserve particular mention. It’s available as a pay-what-you-want digital download. Check it out below:   I'M BETTER NOW […]

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