Ludovico Technique have released the single Poisoned. The dynamic release is the fifth single to land ahead of their upcoming album Haunted People.
«Ludovico Technique exude monstrous gothic energy» – Alternative Press
Poisoned is the fifth single released from their forthcoming full-length album Haunted People. Ludovico Technique fuse gothic aesthetics with their music combining metal and industrial aspects with goth. Delving into intense and deeply personal themes, their music explores the human condition, personal self-expression, and dealing with mental health issues. The track Becoming Numb,
Ben V comments: «This is a song for everyone who has slowly been Poisoned by what existence has become over this past year».
Mastered by Grammy nominee Stuart Hawkes, Poisoned’ delivers a catchy, high energy sound with an eerie, dark twist. Upbeat percussive rhythms and distorted instrumentation create a dynamic backdrop for the seductive vocals. The haunting lyrics, «Everyday I’m poisoned by the lies I tell myself«, follow the compelling melody line enhancing the contradiction of their sound. Ludovico Technique deliver a unique take on gothic music. Having drawn inspiration from goth industrial bands such as Skinny Puppy, with glimpses of Type O Negative and Rob Zombie, they have cultivated a distinctive sound. The track Embrace,
From the ethereal aesthetics through to their reverence of the gothic genres; Ludovico Technique unveil an eerie beauty through their art. Whether exploring the most barbaric aspects of the human condition or unleashing intense creativity in their music, this is a release not to be missed those whose tastes are darkly inclined.
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All words and music by Ben V
Mixed by Austin Hull
Mastered by Stewart Hawkes
Released via: Metropolis Records/Antipathy