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WEEKNIGHT // DARK LIGHT (COM TRUISE REMIX) via XLR8R


Stream/Free download COM TRUISE remix of WEEKNIGHT‘s ‘Dark Light – premiered on XLR8R. Pre-Order Weeknight’s “Post-Everything” debut LP released March 4th (digital) & March 25th (vinyl) by HDD label division Artificial Records.

“Com Truise – peels back the original tune’s layers of crisp distortion, electing to open up the song to a more galactic soundscape where the producer’s trademarked brand of uber-compressed drums and ’80s-inflected synth tones take the lead” ~ XLR8R

WEEKNIGHT // DARK LIGHT (Video) via NOISEY


New York-based dark electronic duo WEEKNIGHT premiered their new video for “Dark Light” over at NOISEY. Their debut album ‘Post-Everything’ is set to be released on Artificial Records digitally March 4 & vinyl date TBA.

02/04 New York, NY – Mercury Lounge
02/05 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
02/06 Biddeford, MA – The Oak & the Axe
02/08 Burlington, VT – Monkey House
02/09 Montreal, QC – Il Motore
02/11 Toronto, ON – Silver Dollar
02/12 Hamilton, ON – This Aint Hollywood
02/13 Chicago, IL – Empty Bottle
02/14 Indianapolis, IN – Do317 Lounge
02/15 Columbus, OH – Double Happiness
02/16 Pittsburgh, PA – Brillobox
02/21 Hudson, NY – The Half Moon Hudson
02/22 Princeton, NJ – Princeton University
03/12 – 03/15 SXSW

WEEKNIGHT // ARTIFICIAL RECORDS DIVISION


We’re pleased to announce that Weeknight have joined Artificial Records division! Listen to ‘Im The Beaches (The ’77 Switchblade Remix)’ and pick up the limited tour cd (including remix) at the following dates w/ Phantogram. Announcing the debut Weeknight LP in 2014 soon!

12/04 Terminal 5 – New York, NY
12/05 9:30 Club – Washington, DC
12/06 Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA
12/07 Upstate Concert Hall – Clifton Park, NY
12/08 Paradise Rock Club – Boston, MA
12/28 The Drake – Toronto, ON w/ Doomsquad, etiquette, Phedre

TIERS // WINTER


Tiers are Jennifer Mears (vocals, synth, electronics) and Cult of Youth‘s Glenn Maryansky (electronics, synth, bass). “Winter” music video directed by Adam Seward and premiered on Hartzine (FR), Mishka (NYC), IndieNative (JP), and Brooklyn Vegan.

Tiers’ Winter 12″ (deluxe packaging) via Artificial Records.

DREAM AFFAIR ‘FROM NOW ON’ (VIDEO)


DREAM AFFAIR | From Now On | from: From Now On EP | directed by Jeremy Jansen

“The clip’s dark tone befits the song’s noisy, goth tinged electro-rock mood. We see flashing lights and and a disorienting quick edits while barely recognizable hands and faces emerge from behind some sort of translucent screen, making the whole thing resemble a shadowy nightmare.” ~ EXCLAIM!

DREAM AFFAIR ‘FROM NOW ON’



 
DREAM AFFAIR ‘FROM NOW ON’
1. From Now On
2. All I Want
3. Torn Apart
4. The Porter
5. Over and Over
6. Jasper
 
Excited about the first release from Hand Drawn Dracula label division ARTIFICIAL RECORDS! DREAM AFFAIRFrom Now On‘ is a post-punk, synth-laden, stark and industrial statement already earning attention from Pitchfork and interview/feature track premiere via NOISEY.

Out February 26th and 12″ EP (digital) & April 9th, 2013.

01/26/13 Brooklyn, NY : 131 Chrystie Street
03/01/13 Montreal, PQ : Katacombes
03/02/13 Toronto, ON : Double Double Land
03/15/13 Austin, TX : SXSW – Soho Lounge

DREAM AFFAIR & ARTIFICIAL RECORDS

Announcing the launch of ARTIFCIAL RECORDS ~ a division of HAND DRAWN DRACULA Records ~ with a focus on cultivating artists patrolling the electronic, drone, and dark corners of the music scene. Artificial Records is Josh Voynovich (Artificial / Forming parties) and James Mejia (Hand Drawn Dracula / Mejia Design).

Artificial’s first release is DREAM AFFAIR‘s 12″ LP (02.2013) & Digital (12.2012) feat. THE PORTER.  PITCHFORK describes the young Brooklyn trio as “gothic sounds of 1980s Britain – fusing voguish Cure/Sisters of Mercy-derived morosity with industrial and pop leanings”.