The new Cliff and Ivy CXI 111 album got #108 in Big Takeover magazines top 150 albums of 2016. http://bigtakeover.com/news/jack-rabid-s-best-of-2016-list-top-150-lps-new-recordings-top-50-retrospective-reissue-releases-and-top-30-stand-alone-singles-and-eps#disqus_thread
we are elated to share with you our new single “Reincarnation” (releasing Aug 8 2016 from the forthcoming album CXI111 (release Oct 11). We are honored to have collaborated on this track with goth/deathrock/punk icons Rikk Agnew (Christian Death, 45 Grave, Adolescents, DI, Social Distortion, Gitane Demone Quartet); Gitane Demone (Christian Death, GDQ); Paul Roessler (Screamers, 45 Grave, GDQ); Deb Venom (GDQ, A Bleeding Sky) and Sky Lee Vague (Spirit Before a Fall, A Bleeding Sky)! This album was produced, recorded, mixed and mastered by Paul Roessler at KittenRobot Studio in Los Angeles.
This month we are so psyched to receive a generous sponsorship from Sony Corp,which will allow us to do new recordings, videos and film score!
Please go to forthebats.bandcamp.com and download a great goth comp that will benefit the Tolga Bat Hospital in Australia! Cliff and Ivy have an exclusive mix ! also has The Danse Society, Kommunity FK, New Zero God and many more! We were also selected for volume 1 so you could get both and have the greatest collection of new goth music you could imagine!
We've been working on new mixes, writing, recording, and performing as a duo. New single is out for our ep New Blood Old World. We've been lucky to be played on the following internet radio : Mick Mercer's Radio Show, Wicked Spins Radio, Nightbreed Radio, WFKU, Radio Free Joshua Tree, KAOS Radio Austin, and college radio KRUA Anchorage Alaska, WRSU Rutgers Radio New Jersey, Irwin Chusid's show on WFMU New Jersey, and Kitty Lectro's (LA) Dark Punk Playlist!
Springtide of Pure Reason was recorded in CT with Don Bolles (45 Grave, the Germs) on drums, and produced, mixed and mastered by KRAMER (Butthole Surfers, Ween, Urge Overkill +) . 6 tracks out on our own label- House of Extreme Darkness! The first single from it is Get Up!
Equilux, our debut release is reviewed in Big Takeover issue 71 by Jack Rabid! http://www.facebook.com/BigTakeover?fref=ts
Check it out Cliff and Ivy's song My Medication is on the Break thru Radio playlist ! Big Takeover Magazine, Jack Rabid ! http://www.breakthruradio.com/#/post/?blog=21&post=1695
This is a cool interview with James of the Anchorage Observer, a music art and culture blog that has a sister site in Manchester (UK). It's so great to be connected with everyone local and in Manchester! you can see our sites for downloads and other merch: Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/CliffandIvy Twitter: @CliffandIvy Bandcamp: http://cliffandivy.bandcamp.com/ Reverbnation: http://www.reverbnation.com/cliffandivy Soundcloud: http://soundcloud.com/cliff-and-ivy Tumblr: http://cliffandivy.tumblr.com/ Band page: http://cliffandivy.com To get merchandise: http://cliffandivy.bigcartel.com/ on iTunes on Amazon
Cliff and Ivy have been hard at work with their new stage line-up! The band sounds amazing, as we are honored to be working with the greatest musicians in the Alaska rock/underground scene. Everyone in the band has an incredible scene resume: Scott Feris on guitar (TS Scream, ATF http://www.reverbnation.com/alaskathunderfunk); Stephanie Ward on backing vocals (Bent Penny, Stephinfection); Bytet on synth (http://www.reverbnation.com/bytet); Bryan Gonzales on drums (http://www.reverbnation.com/rhc, and he is an endorser for Silverfox Percussion! http://silverfoxpercussion.com/artists); Cliffmonk on bass, and Ivy on lead vocals. First gigs in Anchorage January 2013, then LA, stay tuned!