Since releasing ‘Joyland’, TR/ST’s second album in 2014, mainman Robert Alfons has relocated from Toronto to work in southern Ontario and Los Angeles.
An ambitious two volume work, ‘The Destroyer’ sees Alfons reunite with debut long player collaborator Maya Postepski, who co-wrote and co-produced six of this project’s songs. “My first two records were put out so close to one another that I think of them as one” said Alfons on the reasoning for the new two part work Continue Reading ›
Hailing from sunny Peterborough, LEBROCK describe themselves as “a retro cinematic experience”. Shaun Phillips and Michael Medows pride themselves on their rockier edge to achieve their take on the synthwave sound. The duo first came to wider attention with their debut independent release ‘Action & Romance’ in 2017.
Playing the next Outland live presentation prior to the Easter weekend, The Electricity Club caught up with the duo to talk all things LEBROCK. Continue Reading ›
Like THE SOFT MOON meeting THE CURE, Istanbul-based JAKUZI made an impression within the local underground art movement, addressing the sort of personal psychological and mental health issues not known for public discussion in Turkish society.
Crossing haunting synth sounds with guitars for some moody electronically assisted gothic rock, their recently released second album entitled 'Hata Payı' is a concept record of sorts dealing with the acceptance of community and oneself. Continue Reading ›
William Mark Wainwright got his affectionate nickname Orbit from his friends who considered him to be something of a “space cadet”.
As William Orbit, the Hackney born musician and composer became one of the most revered producers, winning Grammys, Ivor Novellos and several other music industry awards. With the restriction of one track per album project and presented in chronological order, here is a Beginner’s Guide to William Orbit. Continue Reading ›
As described by Andy Bell himself, Torsten has been “the biggest challenge of (his) career so far”. Having released solo projects before, 2014 saw the birth of an age-defying polysexual in a stage production that bent genres and shook values, shocking as well as eliciting love and empathy towards the wounded figure of a hedonistic individual who endlessly looks for love and acceptance. And now Torsten returns ‘In Queereteria’... Continue Reading ›