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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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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zoal – humans [EP]

Recommendation: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ humans is the debut release by zoal, a Los Angeles artist who produces a unique blend of industrial-electronic music and vaporwave. Similar to The Darkest Futures on Dream Catalogue, zoal’s modus operandi is to make samples as unrecognizably distorted as possible, with nods to the beat-tastic styles of Skinny Puppy and The Prodigy. A short four-track, ten-minute release. […]

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