June 20, 2024

Zeromancer member reignites EBM-project RED 7 and releases debut EP – check the first videoteaser !

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(By our Norwegian correspondent Jan Ronald Stange) The Norwegian EBM-band RED 7 will release their debut EP “Silence Hotel” via Gymnocal Industries in February next year, and Side-Line debuts their teaser with new music at the bottom of this article.

Being the brainchild of Lorry Kristiansen (Zeromancer), RED 7 was presumed dead after he joined Zeromancer full-time back in 2008. However, earlier this year they got together to record the 4 songs that form this coming EP. They will also finally return to the live scene next year, playing the Nærsynth #3 one night festival.

We got hold of Lorry, and got a comment about how this release came about, why now, and even doing concerts too.

Lorry: “It actually happened almost by accident. Apples & Diamonds is a hair dresser salon in my hometown, Tønsberg. They have always helped us with styling, make-up and ideas on almost every photoshoot. From RED 7, Ljungblut and of course Zeromancer.

They celebrated their 10-year anniversary, and asked if RED 7 would play. Surprisingly, we said yes! And playing that concert was so much fun, we decided it was a great opportunity. And with Zeromancer taking a years break, the timing was there. It feels very good to have been able to close this chapter.”

The band:

  • Lorry Kristiansen (Zeromancer)
  • Dan Heide (Zeromancer, Ljungblut)
  • Håkon Tornes
  • Sindre Pedersen (Ljungblut)

The EP will be available for pre-ordering on Friday October 30th and will be released for streaming / download, on Digipak CD and on limited 180 grams transparent red 12″ vinyl.


  1. Murder Sound
  2. Two Down
  3. Things Undone
  4. Silence Hotel

The CD and vinyl versions will also contain a download card, giving access to new and exclusive remixes, old demos and more.

Here’s the “Silence Hotel” EP teaser.

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