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Review: Victor Sierra – Go for the Strange

| 10. Oktober 2015

The third full album of Victor Sierra and the third I am going to review and this is getting ridiculous. OK, disclaimer, I supported the fundraiser, Victor Sierra is one of my favourite bands (and their song Mastermind is one of my all time favourite songs) and Commander Bob is one of my oldest friends […]

Professor Elemental’s #ApeQuest – Lend your support!

| 9. September 2015

The honourable gentleman, scholar, rhymer and all around splendid fellow Professor Elemental is up to something again. As always, his trusted side-kick Geoffrey is by his side… No, wait, Geoffrey has been lost in space and time, but let the good Professor explain the situation himself: As a mad professor living in a tumbledown mansion […]

The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing announce UK Tour!

| 3. September 2015

Well, well, look at that. My other favorite Steampunk Band is going on tour in the UK, and they are also about to release a new album (and the release show is already sold out), here’s a teaser track: Following the album’s sold out launch show at Camden’s Barfly on 9th September, TMTWNBBFN will be […]

Help Victor Sierra produce their third album! Go here! Donate!

| 26. Mai 2015

My friends from Victor Sierra are at it again, meaning they are ready to produce their third album. Since I am a massive fan and have enjoyed their previous two albums and the Yultide release of 2014, of course I am supporting their latest album as well. And so should you! In the words of […]

Non-Euclidean Æthercast 28a – Sumerian Music – The Interview

| 23. Januar 2015

Today’s episode of the Non-Euclidean is a follow-up to episode 28, I was lucky enough to be able to interview Stef Conner of The Lyre Project for this podcast. We talk about the album The Flood (recorded with ancient instruments and using Babylonian and Sumerian lyrics), generally nerd-out about ancient languages and have a fun […]

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #28 – Deep Time and Time Travel

| 25. Dezember 2014

Yes, I managed! I was afraid I would not be able to complete another episode of the Non-Euclidean Æthercast before the year was up, luckily, I did! Today’s episode concerns itself with deep time, the resurrection of ancient cultures and time travel, please enjoy! Subscribe on iTunes And please listen to this, “The Flood” an […]

Julie C Myers – Can’t Get My Heart Around That

| 20. Dezember 2014

This came in through the ætherbox a few days ago, and I was rather surprised about it. Julie Myers – Can’t Get My Heart Around That Granted, the overlap between Weird West and Steampunk is large, especially in the USA, but so far I had not heard of country artists playing with Steampunk aesthetics. Julie […]

Abney Park: Nomad – New Album Out Now!

| 28. November 2014

Abney Park, likely the best-known Steampunk band around, is releasing a new album, Nomad. As of me writing this article, it is still just over seven hours until the album will be available for sale. According to Abney Park’s statement yesterday: On sale tomorrow, noon, pst. Abney Parks new album, Nomad. Comes in two flavors: […]

Shatter Me: Lzzy Hale, Lindsey Stirling and some Steampunk

| 22. September 2014

Another manifestation of Steampunk in music, this time with dubstep violin and a higher budget than the music videos I usually present here:   I dare say, Lindsey Stirling does not need introduction, Lzzy Hale can be found here.

The Men That Will Be Blamed For Nothing – Kicking Cancer’s butt!

| 15. September 2014

It rarely happens that I am so happy to announce an upcoming concert. Great Britain’s most famous Steampunk band (with a heavy stress on Punk) The Men That Will Be Blamed For Nothing return after vocalist Andy Heintz is making a recovery from throat cancer. Here are the details:   THE MEN THAT WILL NOT […]