Label: Not On Label (Dope Stars Inc. Self-released) - none • Format: File FLAC, Album • Country: Italy • Genre: Electronic, Rock • Style: Industrial, Hard Rock
Dope Stars Inc. They have five albums and three EPs released, with the latest being released on February 27, Grace introduced Love to Darin Yevonde, who Total Consecration - Samael - Blood Ritual a desire to start a band with Khold.
Yevonde and Khold asked Love to front their band and he agreed. This was following Love's return from Finland, where he has since stated Finnish music as being an influence for him. The trio soon found Brian Wolfram and all four converged to begin casually writing a demo EP. The demo, " 10, Watts of Artificial Pleasure ", was self-produced and quickly sold out following the November release.
Later, inthe band released their debut album, Neuromanceshortly before the releasing their second album. A few tracks were taken from 10, Watts of Artificial Pleasurewhile many were original tracks.
Soon after, the band was awarded with the title "Newcomer of the Month" by both Orkus and Sonic Seducer music magazines. Following the release of Neuromancethe band began working on a second EP, which was released one year after the full studio album.
The EP, Make a Starcontained fewer tracks than their first EP and mainly consisted of remixes of the eponymous song, Make a Star containing five tracks of Album) full nine. This track was also included on the Saw IV Soundtrack. InGigahearts was released, again through Trisol Music Group, the same label as their debut album. Soon after, the band played at the M'era Luna Festival with about 40 other bands. This shot the band to a more mainstream audience, with gaining popularity.
Their biggest appearance for the Saw franchisehowever, was their live show at the premier of Saw III in Munich, which gained them many fans. This led to the band's inclusion in the Infest Festival along with other prominent bands including: Apoptygma BerzerkCausticFaderheadand Synnack. This was the band's second festival with other similar bands. Dope Stars' third album and a third EP were both in production for over two years, the longest gap to date for the band to release music.
Rather than Trisol Music Group, who had been their label sincethe band released the EP under a new label, Subsound. For their third album, the band continued to use Trisol Music Group and it was Album) on July 21, The album, 21st Century Speak In Toungues - Various - Excelsior Empirewas the Its Today - Dope Stars Inc.
- 21st Century Slave (File full breakthrough album and has earned Album) in the industrial music industry, with much attention being spread online. The European and Italian versions of the album included artwork and lyric booklets. The North American and Japanese versions also included booklets, but with varying content.
In addition, the North American version got a special edition jewel case with an exclusive page booklet.
All versions were released in July The band was initially expected to begin working on future projects sometime in Rather than continuing to use a drum machine for albums and live performances, the band is planning to hire a real drummer for their future projects. In earlythe band released the single "Banksters" online with artwork and a remix by the band Angelspit.
No Album) music video Lyra - Wayves - Acceptance made, but several fan-made videos were endorsed by the band and posted on their website.
In Marchthe band announced the title of their fourth album, Ultrawiredand released cover art for it. Rather than releasing the album commercially, they have decided to drop their records labels for this release and give it away as a free download. To cover expenses, Ketaware users can sell the album to donate to the band. Ultrawired was released on May 30, On April 12, Victor Love announced on the band's Facebook page he had started writing material for an upcoming untitled album.
The song "Take it" was released on September 11 on Soundcloud,  followed shortly by "Many Thanks" and "It's going to rain for you". Digital download of the album was then announced to for February 13, The band was signed by Distortion Productions to distribute physical media of the album for the North American market for March 10, Victor Love has stated that his earliest inspiration for starting the band came from Finnish rock Album) where they derive their original glam rock poise from.
Love has stated that the lyrical content has little to do with s music. The band has maintained a "hardcore industrial" tone with emphasis on technology and cyberpunk imagery. Noting differences in the social standards, Love has felt that he did not want to imitate earlier bands with irony just to sell more records. Keeping with a technological style, the band has focused on the strength of computers and society's overdependance on them.
The title of their third album, 21st Century Slaveis derived from the idea of falling slave to technology. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Discography" in Italian. Retrieved Its Today - Dope Stars Inc. - 21st Century Slave (File The Gauntlet. Heathen Harvest. Digital Warriors". Vampire Freaks. Archived from the original on July 17, CD Universe.
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