hive records Archive

  • From misplaced accusations of fascism and misogyny to nightclub altercations that generate all manner of Internet rumors, Manufactura creator Karloz M. is one of the most controversial figures in the modern rhythmic noise scene. Manufactura’s music is intertwined with violence, […]

    Manufactura: an interview with Karloz M.

    From misplaced accusations of fascism and misogyny to nightclub altercations that generate all manner of Internet rumors, Manufactura creator Karloz M. is one of the most controversial figures in the modern rhythmic noise scene. Manufactura’s music is intertwined with violence, […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.gencab.net The punishing beat of “Left Eyed Gemini”, the first track of genCAB’s “II transMuter” does not prepare the listener for what is to come. The harsh industrial nature of this short introductory track can almost […]

    genCAB – II transMuter

    CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.gencab.net The punishing beat of “Left Eyed Gemini”, the first track of genCAB’s “II transMuter” does not prepare the listener for what is to come. The harsh industrial nature of this short introductory track can almost […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.myspace.com/paniclift Panic Lift is fairly easy fare to digest – distorted screaming vocals, fast, driving basslines, interspersed with ‘underground’ film samples and all held together by a heavily textured, crushing percussion section. All in all, just […]

    Panic Lift – Witness to Our Collapse

    CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.myspace.com/paniclift Panic Lift is fairly easy fare to digest – distorted screaming vocals, fast, driving basslines, interspersed with ‘underground’ film samples and all held together by a heavily textured, crushing percussion section. All in all, just […]

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  • Pneumatic Detach is the solo project of Massachusetts-based Justin Brink. Since his debut release in 2001, Pneumatic Detach has gained steady momentum and carved a name for himself as one of the most unique acts in the underground industrial/rhythmic noise […]

    Pneumatic Detach: an interview with Justin Brink

    Pneumatic Detach is the solo project of Massachusetts-based Justin Brink. Since his debut release in 2001, Pneumatic Detach has gained steady momentum and carved a name for himself as one of the most unique acts in the underground industrial/rhythmic noise […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2007 www.liarsrosebush.com After four years Canadian Matt Rosen returns with a new Liar’s Rosebush solo album. Following releases on Immanence and Hive Records, Rosen has built up a strong following around the North American industrial scene. Hive […]

    Liar’s Rosebush – Circle The Squares

    CD, Hive Records, 2007 www.liarsrosebush.com After four years Canadian Matt Rosen returns with a new Liar’s Rosebush solo album. Following releases on Immanence and Hive Records, Rosen has built up a strong following around the North American industrial scene. Hive […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.myspace.com/autoclav Remixes are a popular phenomenon of various electronic music genres, an fascinating way to reinterpret a piece of music, transforming style and feeling, reorganising structures and emphasising aspects which may previously have been overlooked. To […]

    Autoclav1.1 – Broken Beats For Broken Hearts

    CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.myspace.com/autoclav Remixes are a popular phenomenon of various electronic music genres, an fascinating way to reinterpret a piece of music, transforming style and feeling, reorganising structures and emphasising aspects which may previously have been overlooked. To […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.electronicsubstanceabuse.com The sophomore release of British musician Jamie Blacker’s solo project, ESA (Electronic Substance Abuse), shows that the positive critical reactions his debut offering were quite deserved and that the artist was still capable of improving […]

    ESA – How Pure Would Your Utopia Be?

    CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.electronicsubstanceabuse.com The sophomore release of British musician Jamie Blacker’s solo project, ESA (Electronic Substance Abuse), shows that the positive critical reactions his debut offering were quite deserved and that the artist was still capable of improving […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.memmaker.ca Initially the solo project of Guillaume Nadon, as of January 2007, Memmaker became a duo with the addition of none other than Yann Faussurier (of Iszoloscope fame) as a full-time member. After a bombastic and […]

    Memmaker – How To Enlist In A Robot Uprising

    CD, Hive Records, 2008 www.memmaker.ca Initially the solo project of Guillaume Nadon, as of January 2007, Memmaker became a duo with the addition of none other than Yann Faussurier (of Iszoloscope fame) as a full-time member. After a bombastic and […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2007 www.rhinoplex.org/vaneck “nBoyde raRepi”, the remix companion disc to Prometheus Burning’s recent release, “Beyond Repair” is, in a word, delightful. It’s beautifully constructed, dynamic and (probably most importantly – not to mention surprisingly) unique in its sound. […]

    Prometheus Burning – nBoyde raRepi

    CD, Hive Records, 2007 www.rhinoplex.org/vaneck “nBoyde raRepi”, the remix companion disc to Prometheus Burning’s recent release, “Beyond Repair” is, in a word, delightful. It’s beautifully constructed, dynamic and (probably most importantly – not to mention surprisingly) unique in its sound. […]

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  • CD, Hive Records, 2007 www.cenotype.com “Origins” is the first full-length release by US-act Cenotype, a.k.a. Lenny B. With a long past as a DJ, “Origins” is very aptly titled, hinting at the influences behind the act in general as well […]

    Cenotype – Origins

    CD, Hive Records, 2007 www.cenotype.com “Origins” is the first full-length release by US-act Cenotype, a.k.a. Lenny B. With a long past as a DJ, “Origins” is very aptly titled, hinting at the influences behind the act in general as well […]

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