A Short Conversation with PETER HOOK

Peter Hook needs no introduction as The Bass Viking in both JOY DIVISION and NEW ORDER. Hook has been recording new material and ‘The Otherside’ on Rusty Egan’s ‘Welcome To The Dancefloor’ boasts his passionately delivered vocals over a pounding backing track reminiscent of his former band.

In a break from the ‘Substance’ tour which will hit Australia, New Zealand, Holland and Spain in the Autumn, Peter Hook had a quick chat with The Electricity Club…More inside ›

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DICEPEOPLE Synthetic

Channel 4 drama ‘Humans’ declared that on no account should anyone attempt to “reset or confront malfunctioning synths”.

Now if the ‘synths’ were to produce a cast recording, it might sound like ‘Synthetic’, the most recent offering from London based electronic combo DICEPEOPLE. The Sci-Fi styled video could well be a commentary on society’s over-reliance on technology.More inside ›

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ADULT. Detroit House Guests

ADULT. are Detroit duo Nicola Kuperus and Adam Lee Miller. They include Douglas J McCarthy from NITZER EBB, Michael Gira from SWANS, Shannon Funchess from LIGHT ASYLUM.

The general idea behind ‘Detroit House Guests’ was to invite various artists to reside in ADULT’s studio for the duration of three weeks, to live, work and collaborate together in order to achieve “a total anthropological sound experiment and a full length album.”More inside ›

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MARC ALMOND + SOFT CELL Hits & Pieces

‘Hits & Pieces’ celebrates the career of MARC ALMOND, one of the most prolific and subversive artists of the last four decades.

Almond once said that for an artist to be “truly subversive”, they had to have “access to the mainstream”. Making his name in SOFT CELL with Dave Ball, the duo were undoubtedly ahead of their time and set the blueprint for acts such as PET SHOP BOYS and ERASURE.More inside ›

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LOST IN STARS Lost In Stars

Dylan Willoughby is the LA based producer, poet and composer behind the LOST IN STARS project. The London born boy, whose love of electronic genre flourished in England, dabbled with various bands while growing up.

The ‘Lost In Stars’ album features the man himself on synths and drums, Darren Burgos in charge of vocals, drums and synths, TEC favourite KID MOXIE also on vocals and bass guitar, Alysa Lobo on vocals and Gaku Murata on guitars.More inside ›

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