Jun 142018
 

The untold story of the essential, genre-defying ‘90s industrial project Circle of Dust. Explore the early career of visionary artist, composer, musician and producer Klayton, who would later gain recognition for his category transcending project Celldweller.

Assembled from over 30 interviews and dozens of hours of VHS footage from Klayton’s personal archive, get access to never-before-released videos & stories on the history of Circle of Dust. Journey back to Circle of Dust’s inception, the signing of Klayton’s first record deal, assembly of a live band, subsequent legal battles and eventual dissolution of Circle of Dust in 1998, to the formation and independent success of Celldweller. The story ultimately comes full circle, with the resurrection of Circle of Dust in 2015. Continue reading »

Nov 112017
 

The self-titled, debut Celldweller album, released independently in 2003, has achieved a number of accolades and awards, from Billboard charting to industry recognized song/producer of the year awards, millions of streams/downloads, to licensing every song from the album to a major Film/TV/Video Game projects. Most importantly though, the album deeply connected with a global audience and turned listeners into life-long fans.

With deep gratitude to the entire worldwide fanbase, we are proud to announce, for the first time ever, the debut album available on limited edition, 180 gram, electric-blue 2-LP vinyl. The packaging features a gorgeous spread of large format artwork, including a 12″ booklet with 12 pages of art & lyrics to the full album. Whether you listen to the album on your record player or simply collect the vinyl edition as an art piece, it’s the most stunning visual representation of the album ever released. Continue reading »

Oct 282017
 

Scandroid, the modern Synthwave project from Detroit based artist/producer Klayton, best known for his multi-genre project Celldweller/Circle of Dust returns with the full-length sophomore album “Monochrome,” which is released yesterday (Friday, Oct. 27th).

About the title track Klayton states: “I produced this to be an instrumental track, but the more I listened back to it, the more obvious it was that I had built it for vocals. The melodies came together very quickly and the lyric “In a world of color, we see in Monochrome” ended up shaping the theme of the entire album.”

The lyric video for ‘Monochrome’ can be seen below. Continue reading »

Sep 262017
 

Scandroid, the modern Synthwave project from Detroit based artist/producer Klayton, best known for his multi-genre project Celldweller/Circle of Dust returns with the full-length sophomore album “Monochrome,” available Friday, October 27th. Featuring 13 tracks, from the retro-synth pop hooks of ‘Afterglow,’ ‘Rendezvous,’ ‘Future Bloodline,’ and ‘A Thousand Years,’ to the instrumental epics ‘Oblivia’ and ‘Searching for a Lost Horizon,’ “Monochrome” imagines an alternate future where truth is hidden in “Monochrome.”

The album includes modern synthwave covers of John Williams’ famous Star Wars opus “The Force Theme” as well as a hauntingly powerful cover of Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ to be released on Friday the 13th of October. The album concludes with a bonus remix of ‘Thriller’ from mysterious synthwave artist/producer Pylot

Check out the video below for a few words from Klayton about “Monochrome”. Continue reading »

Apr 162017
 

“Source Code,” the second official DLC expansion pack to The Algorithm’s latest full-length album, “Brute Force”, keeps the music rolling with 3 brand new tracks + a “userspace” remix by synthwave producer Volkor X.

The Algorithm is the brainchild of talented upcoming French DJ/Producer/Guitarist Rémi Gallego,The Algorithm infuse modern metal riffs and rhythms with a menagerie of electronic sub-genres such as IDM, Trance and Trap, concocting his own style of fiercely heavy and individual music. Quite simply: The Algorithm smashes genres like The Hulk smashes everything. Continue reading »