Sunday, August 9, 2009

Oscilator in Distortion



Japan's Mad Capsule Markets were another band I discovered whilst living in Asia. However, it wasn't from seeing the band or even from the Asian media. A copy of London magazine Rock Sound, which contained a free compilation CD, is responsible for the fact that this band ever reached my ears. The band could be considered cyberpunk as they combine elements of punk, electronica, metal and hip-hop sucessfully. Oh, there's also chirpiness (although it may be tongue in cheek) and anger.

Who didn't always want to be a stormtrooper?

Bansai!

Sound Storm - Vertigo

Rockshots Records The latest album from Italian symphonic metal band Soundstorm opens with a very short instrumental track, titled &qu...