On the heals of last years Beneath The Eyrie album, Pixies have released an EP of 3 tracks recorded during the Beneath The Eyrie album session that were previously unreleased.
DJ Mikey presents some his favorite indie/modern rock, post punk and shoegaze tracks from 2020. This is a great way to hear a ton of new releases and familiarize yourself with some up and coming bands.
NME magazine has reported that Johnny Marr will join Hans Zimmer on the upcoming James Bond film No Time To Die
The Week In Review – 2020 Week 3 featuring Depeche Mode, Humanist, Ministry, House Of Love, Boomtown Rats
Velvet Rebel recaps This Week In Music as covered by Strangeways Radio and Slicing Up Eyeballs. He recaps what’s this years Hall Of Fame inductees including Depeche Mode and Nine Inch Nails, along with his views on the Kraftwerk omission. Plus, reviews of the latest singles from Humanist w/ Dave Gahan and The Boomtown Rats. Concert news from Ministry and The House Of Love is covered. And finally, he looks back at the anniversaries of classic albums from The Sundays and David Bowie and leaves us with a track from an up and coming band – Moaning
The Florida Dark Wave / Post Punk band, Astari Nite, have released a new dark broody single that pays homage to one of the most well known and tragic love stories. The tale of Romeo & Juliet is recounted in the bands new single Capulet Loves Montague
On this day in history (January 16, 1995), Siouxsie And The Banshees released their 11th and final studio album The Rapture, featuring the singles O Baby and Stargazer
The 3rd time is a charm. Depeche Mode was nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame in 2017 and 2018, but did not get enough votes. 2020 is different. The band was voted in to the Hall Of Fame along with Nine Inch Nails.
On this day in history (January 15, 1990), The Sundays released one of the most beloved albums of all times. Their debut album was called Reading, Writing And Arithmetic and it featured the singles Here’s Where The Story Ends and Can’t Be Sure but really, the album is amazing from top to bottom
On this day in history (January 14, 1977), David Bowie released his 11th studio album Low featuring the singles Sound And Vision, Be My Wife and Breaking Glass
The House Of Love have announced their first North American tour since 1992 in celebration of the 30th anniversary of their debut album
On the exciting day that Humanist released their Shock Collar collaboration with Dave Gahan, Rob Marshall, the mastermind behind the project, conducted an interview with Strangeways to tell us how this project came to be.
Rob Marshall (Exit Calm) will release a new project called Humanist on February 2020. This will feature collaborations with Mark Lanegan, Mark Gardener (Ride) and….Dave Gahan! The Dave Gahan single is called Shock Collar and this is the track we have all been waiting for. Today, the wait is over.