Ciderup and The Hanging Garden present PANDEMONIUM: A TYRANNY OF DARK SOUNDS. The Bay Area's premier dark music festival, celebrating the best of local post-punk, dark wave, dark new romantic and goth.
Sanctum Sanctorum at The Other Place
Sounds Like: Echo and the Bunnymen, Joy Division, The Chameleons UK, Tears for Fears, The Damned
Bio: TAKING THEIR CUE from bands like Echo & The Bunnymen, The Damned and Joy Division, Roadside Memorial offer New Dark Romance built on the bones of all three British Invasions. Alternately cinematic-moody and unwittingly upbeat, the resulting sound speaks to love, loss and revenge in synth-inflect...See Full Bio
“The music [on Roadside Memorial's debut release "IX"] is seductive as a witch's brew, drawing you in and making you a part of the dark and beautiful world of the band. The jangly guitars and somber moods of some of the tracks remind me of the early days of the Dark Romantics."”