Cardinal Noire Sign to Artoffact Records – New Single and Album Coming Soon


Canadian label, Artoffact Records, and Finnish electro-industrialists, Cardinal Noire, have just announced that they have joined forces. With the band signing onto the label’s international roster, a new album is in the works, preceded by a planned Summer single. Find more information below.
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VIDEO: Bryan Black of Black Asteroid Discusses His “Infinite Darkness” – Electronic Music, and More


In this episode, Bryan Black a.k.a. Black Asteroid chatted with Keefy about his new album “Infinite Darkness” out now via Artoffact Records label! We went deep with him on his entire career, his work with Prince, and many others, leading him to this new release. We delved into his creative process, different approaches to recording and performing, writing for guest collaborators such as Ian Astbury of The Cult, and much more!Continue reading


Front Line Assembly Share a Reworking of Their Track “Molotov” Featuring Seeming



EBM/industrial icons, Front Line Assembly, recently dropped a re-imagined version of their track, “Molotov.” Originally appearing on the band’s video game soundtrack album, WarMech, the song has been reconstructed in collaboration with Seeming, and released through Artoffact Records. We also recently interviewed the band and reviewed their live shows with Ministry and Gary Numan.
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Blush Response (Front Line Assembly) Share Their Single “Avulsion” – New Album Out Soon


Having signed a brand new deal with Artoffact Records, Blush Response (AKA Joey Blush) has just shared their new single, “Avulsion.” The track kicks off the introduction of their upcoming album, Sprawl due to be released through their new label on July 05th. Check out the track below and read more from Blush Response.
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Psychic Graveyard Sign with Artoffact Records



Noise rock pioneers, Psychic Graveyard, have signed with Artoffact Records, joining the label family that contemporaries like KEN mode, Tunic, and more call home. According to the band’s social media announcement, new singles and release dates are coming soon. Keep reading below for more about the new signing.
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ALBUM REVIEW: KEN Mode – VOID


 

With spoken word poetry recitations comparable to Allen Ginsberg’s Howl and strong emphasis on immense existential dread, KEN Mode returns with their newest studio album VOID, released via Artoffact Records, the band’s ninth studio album.

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Watch Front-Row Video of KEN Mode’s Entire Recent Set in Portland


 

Long-running Canadian Sludge/Noise band KEN Mode is currently on tour supporting their 2022 album Null (Artoffact Records) as well as their just released surprise single “Painless” – streaming now at Bandcamp! Captured at High Water Mark in Portland, Oregon by YouTuber Cell Arts (definitely go subscribe to his channel) the band slayed the crowd with an incredible nearly hour-long set. Catch them soon as one of the pinnacles acts at the upcoming Roadburn Festival next Month! 

 

https://youtu.be/oqa7YX808YQ

 

Set list – via Setlist.fm

A Love Letter

Doesn’t Feel Pain Like He Should

Counter Culture Complex

Lost Grip

The Illusion of Dignity

Painless

Blessed

Feathers & Lips

No Gentle Art 

Check out our 2022 interview with Jesse of KEN Mode:

INTERVIEW: Jesse Matthewson of KEN Mode Discusses “Null”

 

 


INTERVIEW: Jesse Matthewson of KEN Mode Discusses “Null”


 

Like a deadly, grizzled beast that lurks in the shadows, KEN Mode emerges every few years with a new record, tearing off limbs as it goes, before skulking back into its pit. With September 23rd seeing the release of Null, on Artoffact Records — the band’s eagerly anticipated follow-up to 2018’s Loved — founder and singer/guitarist Jesse Matthewson talks about the new record and what keeps the KEN Mode fires burning.   Continue reading


ALBUM REVIEW: GGGOLDDD – This Shame Should Not Be Mine


GGGOLDDD, based in the Netherlands, have for the past decade been releasing material that defies genre conventions and blurs the boundaries between all manner of musical styles, from Metal, to post-Punk, to Pop, to Trip-Hop. Their fifth full-length release, This Shame Should Not Be Mine (Artoffact Records) is based around deeply personal themes to vocalist Milena Eva, who uses this record, conceived during the 2020 lockdown, to address traumatic events including sexual assault.

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INTERVIEW: GGGOLDDD – The Ghost Cult Magazine Interview


TW for rape, sexual assault, violence, and ptsd.

Ghost Cult chatted with Milena Eva and Thomas Sciarone of the Dutch band GGGOLDDD to discuss their new album This Shame Should Not Be Mine due out on April 1st, 2022 via Artoffact Records. The pair spent time with us discussing the inspiration for the new album, how they created the album during the early part of the pandemic, their experiences with Roadburn Festival, performing there in the past, being chosen as guest curators for 2022, working with festival founder Walter Hoeijmakers, their plans to perfrom the entire new album live, touring and much more.

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