Episode 112: 1/12/2020

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This one started off rocky, but we pulled through by starting with a set of tracks in honor of New Year’s Eve. Then we continued our 2019 review with synthpunk tracks and a mix of industrial and darkwave. That was followed with a set of noise rock tracks from 2019, then we paid tribute to a few of the artists we lost in 2019. That was followed with some Neubauten in honor of it being Blixa Bargeld’s birthday, and we followed with tracks from releases we’re antipating in 2020, then we closed with a set of ambient tracks that came out in 2019.

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Episode 111: 12/29/2019: 2019 Year in Review Special

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In this episode we played some of the new and notable—but not necessarily best of—darkwave, industrial, EBM, post-punk, dark ambient and dungeon synth, and experimental and ambient that was released in 2019.

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Episode 110: The Third First-Ever Half Machine Holiday Show - 12/22/2019

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Our third holiday show had a bit of a rocky start, but we pulled through with a mix of Christmas tracks. Then we had a set of morbid holiday songs and a couple of tracks in honor of Hannukah. That was followed with a Winter Solstice-themed mix of post-punk and black metal. We played a set of “Christmas Mourning” songs. We followed that up with a set of tracks about/referencing Krampus. Then we ended the show with a mix of somber and raucous holiday music.

Merry Christmas and Happy Hannukah—or Happy Wednesday if you celebrate neither of those!

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Episode 109: 12/15/2019

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We began this show with a set of new tracks, including a couple of local artists. Then we heard a requested drum and bass track and a set of EBM. That was followed with a block of heavy industrial. We played a set of minimal wave/coldwave after that, which was followed with a set of spacey and noisy tracks. Then we wrapped things up with some wintry-feeling ambient tracks.

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Episode 108: 12/8/2019

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We started this episode with some industrial tracks. That was followed with a set of Depeche Mode covers, in honor of Club Nevermore’s upcoming Depeche Mode December event. After that we went on a dungeon synth adventure, and we closed the show with a set of minimal wave and noisy industrial.

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