review by Marc Tater (Chain D.L.K)
NEXUS VI are one of those newly discovered, refreshing
Electro/Industrial projects out of the Russian underground scene, who
decided to agree a contract for their official debut release with the
Hungarian-based label Advoxya Records. Previously discovered here and
there via MySpace and placed on some compilations, this project
seemingly consists of two men / two women, who prefer to hide themselves
behind those notorious pseudonyms like Neuromancer, Cyanic, Nike, and
Neurobitch. However, this all hasn't anything to do with their music,
which is a diverse mixture, which balances a bit between classic
Goth-Rock featuring angelic female vocals, and a rather raw sounding
Electro/Industrial-related outfit. It doesn't wonder too much, if a
Russian colleague-project like PURPLE FOG SIDE can be named for
comparable skills ' it fits perfectly that PFS also appear on this album
with a remix contribution on the track 'Agony'. Also worth to mention
are those tunes, which combine the best all elements out their musically
dimension, 'Made Of Fear' and 'Forgotten Hero' are worth to mention.
'Apocalypse' has its moments and can entertain with a few tunes here '
although this Russian quartet isn't (yet) able to offer a high-end
quality album, which takes an international-based audience by storm.
Still a lot of work and space for development ' but nevertheless a quite
Review by: Marc Tater
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