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Night Shift Sheffield 25th May 2019

ns sheffield 2019 25. smallWe’re back for another blast of goth and metal, collecting some of the North’s finest, heaviest acts.

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LESBIAN BED DEATH

Known for ferociously powerful live shows, this female fronted goth punk metal band take influences from glam, goth, punk and metal combining into an incredible powerhouse of a sound. They have three sharply fanged albums under their belt and some excellent music videos as the one below.

SYD.31

This unique Mad Max like post apocalyptic metal electropunk band are renowned for their nuclear blast level live performances and take influences from the Misfits by way of Rob Zombie. Their new sound is heavier and more metal than ever before as shown by the lead track ‘Bulldoze Everything’ from the forthcoming album ‘Walk Amongst Rebels’.

Jan Doyle Band

The world’s first INSURRECTIONARY NEO FUTURIST band combining elements of Goth, Punk, Industrial and New Romantic style. Spectacular of appearance and completely unique in sound, they offer something unique at each live performance making each experience unforgettable.

Dawn of Elysium

Continuing West Yorkshire’s proud tradition of Goth Rock (with the emphasis on ROCK), they provide that classic atmospheric post punk by way of folk idea that was pioneered by the likes of New Model Army.

Black Riders Cult

Proper no holds barred driving drum machine powered GOTH ROCK akin to a modern version of The Sisters of Mercy.

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DEFSYNTH radio 21st Jan 2019

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Featuring and EXCLUSIVE first play of a new Syd.31 track never played anywhere before.

Plus:

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DEFSYNTH Radio – 14th Jan 2019

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Monday’s broadcast repaired and recreated as best as possible for your enjoyment.

https://www.mixcloud.com/DEFsynthradio/defsynthcom-radio-14th-jan-2019-synthpopminimalwaveindustrialj-rock/

Featuring the delights of 

Angelica Lee
Betapsi Project
Das Fluff
Dead Blood Cells
eX-Girl
Jan Doyle Band
Kylie Minogue
Negative Response
Plustechsqueezebox
POLYSICS
Sirusho
Slow Glass
SOMBRE Moon
Trianglecuts
Vague Notion

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DEFSYNTH radio 7th Jan 2019

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Slow Glass
Dead Blood Cells
Gross Net
Jan Doyle Band
RUTH BATE Fanpage
SugarMouse
Low Sea
Psydoll

But also wonderful and on the show:

Archipelago
Arthur and Martha
Autorotation
DEF NEON
DIE HEXEN
Factory Acts
Gertrud Stein Band
Paragon Cause
Plike
POP INC
Samuel Music

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Madmoizel Tour Anglais part 2 – Sheffield, Leeds, London, Bristol

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MADMOIZEL – After our successful mini tour with her in 2018 we couldn’t resist having her back from France with that driving avant-garde coldwave/minimalwave/dance style of hers. Every night a powerful commanding performance that is simply breathtaking. Every audience that experienced the show was stunned. We are utterly delighted to present her this new tour to you covering 3 locations we didn’t cover last time – Leeds, London and Bristol.

Playing with Madmoizel on all dates:

Jan Doyle Band – DEF’s in house band in effect and the only UK band on the line up, the leading purveyors of INSURRECTIONARY NEO FUTURISM – where electronics, punk, goth and glam all meet in a stunning spectacular energetic live performance. Utterly indescribable and totally unmissable.


Other acts playing:

Sheffield (Royal Standard, £5 on the door) 6th March:
Flavolous – who played our Tramlines event last year has always impressed us with his almost indefinable mix of experimental dubstep glitch industrial rap. It sounds bizarre and it is but the delightful off kilter rhythms and break in such move the body in exciting and unusual ways. A wonderful innovator.

Leeds (Santiago Bar, £5 on the door) 7th March:
Leifert – Anyone who saw our Manchester show last year with Madmoizel or our two december dates (leeds/london) would have experienced the cool coldwave tribal synth that is Leifert. Again excitingly pushing the boundaries with unique compositions and huge style on stage. Everyone who has seen them has been hugely impressed so we’re delighted to have them with us again.

13X – Transgender musician, poet, artist and photographer. Creates loud noizes, glitchez, nonsense and beats. Sounds exciting? Of course it is! We were really impressed with their wonderful music at a gig in Leeds some time ago organised by Goth city and have been looking for an opportunity to have them back.

London (£5 advance £10 door):

Dame Area – If you like the idea of a Spanish Coil, Franco Battiato, Gary Numan, Throbbing Gristle, Joy Division, Suicide, Can or Grauzone with female vocals then you are utterly in luck as this is exactly what you’ll be getting. Yet again a powerful slightly disturbing female presence fronts this band with a slightly more punky tinge to their electronics.

Blackwaxsolution is our DJ for the night famed and in demand for skilled turntable work throughout London and not without significant online notability. Returning to his origins with a bit of post punk/goth/industrial/new wave/electronica dj work here. This is a DJ you won’t forget.

Show starts at 8pm and DJing continues to 3am.

Bristol (£7.00 advance £10 door):

Caffeine Kill – Heavy industrial machine rock, powerfully performed. Caffeine Kill have made a stir up and down the country with their oftne brutal sound. A mixture of Ministry, Skinny Puppy and Nine Inch Nails the sound is harsh but never forgets to include a sense of humanity and melody.

https://www.facebook.com/sombremoonband/ – Dark synthpop. Beautiful female vocals combine with intricately composed synthy sounds. Utterly danceable and absurdly catchy without being sugar sweet.

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DEFSYNTH Radio Series 4 – 15th October 2018

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DEFSYNTH PRESENTS – MADMOIZEL Tour Anglais

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Appearing on all dates: JAN DOYLE BAND

In Sheffield on the 2nd November

The Silent Age

http://thesilentage.co.uk

Sticky Pearls

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In Coventry on the 3rd Nov VIEON

Morocco Dave

 

In Manchester on the 5th November – Weimar

And Leifert

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DEFSYNTH Vs Halloween, 27th October Stag’s Head Hoxton


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Black Light Ascension

Minimal post-punk inspired stripped raw dance tracks and mechanized angst and paranoia. Joy Division, Birthday Party, DAF, Chrome, TG, Wall of Voodoo, Clock DVA with a dash of Front 242…

She Made Me Do It

She Made Me Do It are a London two-piece New Wave Electronica style band made up of Shaheena Dax (Rachel Stamp) on Vocals and Keyboards with Will Crewdson (Rachel Stamp/Scant Regard/Adam Ant/Bow Wow Wow/Flesh For Lulu/Johnette Napolitano/The Selecter) on Guitars and Keyboards

Jan Doyle Band

Insurrectionary Neo Futurists weaving their flamboyant and spectacular way through goth, industrial, punk, post punk and synthpop with stunning live performances that are never the same twice.

Dead Blood Cells

Dead Blood Cells were formed in very early 2017 in Medway, bringing together a number of influences including Darkwave, Electro-Industrial and more of those tricky Post-Punk genres. Through the first year they had a number of well received outings, and after some line up changes, are refining their sound with a new set. It is a marriage of hauntingly sweet dark vocals with industrial noise and post-punk/Goth guitar

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NEW WAVE OF WAVEFORM RADIO – Synthetic City London 2018 Reloaded Special

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Featuring:

Armada Named Sound Androids In The Mist BOO – Battery Operated Orchestra Billie Eilish Byronic Sex & Exile Black Light AscensionCaroline McLavy Dead Blood Cells Ditsea Yella Hands of industryHemmingway KNOWER Poppy, Robert Marlow The Rude Awakening ft Bridget Gray Samuel Music She Made Me Do It Shiny Darkness Twist Helix U̷̬̠̦̲̘̭̟̦͌͗͝͠X̵̛̳͚̰̲͓͈̩̼̙̜̦̭̾̊̆̈́̃͆̄͐̄̓́̓̉̒

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DEFSYNTH.COM presents NIGHT CLUB Sheffield & London

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Sheffield show is now £7 on the door. Advance sales over.


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