00tz 00tz – Alter Eden (CD – Nilaihah Records)Posted on 27/12/12
After their 2nd and great “Frequency Damage”-album 00tz 00tz got a deal with Nilaihah Records. “Alter Eden” is already the 3rd full length of this duo and I was really wondering what the new songs would sound like.
Krysta Veronica Button and Nicky Phoenix are holding on to the main ingredients of “Frequency Damage”, which is mainly focused on dark-cyber electronics of power! The vocals of Miss Button became softer creating a kind of duality with the male growls of Nicky Phoenix. That’s for sure the main evolution in comparison with the previous CD. The point is that Krysta Veronica Button for sure has evolved in her vocal capacities, but it doesn’t always work. “Star” is a real anti-climax and maybe a good reason to get back to the harder Erica Duncan-style.
Musically, “Alter Eden” reveals a lot of cool songs. “Living Hell” is a solid opener and a potential club-killer. “Cycle” sounds in a similar vein, with a Suicide Commando-touch on top. “Break Free” is driven by solid sound blasts and carrying ‘oontz’ vibes. “Bleeder” is made of the same ingredients and for so far I really was sure that “Alter Eden” would become a huge hit.
The 2nd part of the album is more stagnating and that’s a pity. The songs are sometimes a bit too linear-like although “Defeat” with its technoid elements and the heavy “VLHC” both are noticeable cuts. Sonik Foundry made a great remix of “Living Hell” and that’s for sure another track to watch out for.
“Alter Eden” mixes some real great cuts with a few lesser songs. I maybe expected too much of this new album and especially after the great “Frequency Damage”. Don’t get me wrong, the new work shows real cool cuts, but didn’t impress as much as on “Frequency Damage”.
Band: www.00tz00tz.com / www.myspace.com/00tz00tz / www.facebook.com/00tz00tz
Label: www.nilaihah.com / www.myspace.com/nilaihahrecords / www.facebook.com/Nilaihah
Get your industrial music CDs at the following eBay sites:
|eBay USA||eBay België/Belgique|
|eBay UK||eBay France|
|eBay DE||eBay Nederland|
VICE's music channel Noisey.com will live-stream a special performance by Nick Cave, along with a Q&A with directors of the documentary '20,000 Days on Earth'. (...)
John Lydon aka Johnny Rotten is a busy bee nowadays! His band PiL (Public Image Limited) is currently preparing to enter the studio to record its 10th studio album. This new album will be recorded end 2014 and is planned to be released in summer 2015. (...)
Out via Sonic Groove Experiments by mid-October is the Orphx 3-track vinyl 'Sacrifice'. (...)
'Angels Of The Dark' will be the 3rd EP taken from the Studio-X vs. Simon Carter album 'Breaking The Void'. (...)
Did you get this one? 'Recoiled' vinyl, the Trent Reznor commissioned Nine Inch Nails material by Coil
The past few days people asked us where they could get 'Recoiled', a release by Coil as recorded in the early studios of Danny Hyde / Peter Christopherson. (...)
Out now is the smashing debut single for the new project Mari and The Ghost, a collaboration between Mari Kattman and Jean-Marc Lederman from The Weathermen and Ghost & Writer fame. (...)
Cult electro act The Psychic Force remix Aesthetische for new 'Colder Lights' 4-track single - order now via Bandcamp
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR DAILY NEWSLETTER
Chief editor B. Van Isacker
Buy Concert Tickets at StubHub.com
Visit Bridesmaidwear online store to find various styles of bridesmaid dresses.
Music and sports odds are an unlikely duo; both require skill and precision in order to be of value.
Formal dresses online
The most popular Table-Game in the world can be played Aggressively , and it can also be played very Friendly.
Looking for a new thrills? Visit the casino online essential beginners guide for casino games such as bingo, roulette and also craps.
Let Jacki Lin teach you how to count to 21. Come and see the artistic side of chance taking, either by Looking at Photos or by Watching Films.
Excellente boutique de robe. Meilleur prix, meilleur qualité et meilleur service. Robe de cocktail pas cher 30%-65% de solde!