SutureSelf is a female-fronted Chicago electronic/industrial band that was originally formed as a solo-project in 2001 but evolved into a four-piece in 2009. Incorporating elements of metal, goth, EBM, and cinematic music, the band is hard to categorize. SutureSelf released a five song EP in 2010 and their first full-length album in October of 2011. The band recently signed with Beyond Therapy Records and released an album of remixes in September of 2012.
Chicago-based Cyanotic, part band, part machine, has been producing a hybrid of heavily metalized electro-industrial jams, cheekily referred to as “angry robot music”, since forming in 2002, a redigitized representation of Chicago’s lineage of dark counterculture. Equal parts danceable chaos and synthetic precision, Cyanotic has been crossing boundaries and touring heavily with the likes of Front Line Assembly, Skinny Puppy, Dillinger Escape Plan and many more while building a strong core fanbase across the US + Europe
THE PREP SCHOOL TRAGEDY
Armed with enough adrenaline to rival any current touring act, The Prep School Tragedy have quickly broke out as one of Chicago’s premier Industrial/Alternative collectives. Led by two front men, Benn “TranQ” Guy and Michael “Ignited” Hodes, the band has become notorious for its controversial live performances that include scantily clad cheerleaders, known only as The Squad. Rebelling against main