‘Re:Cover – an underground New Zealand music exploration’ is a free downloadable compilation featuring some of New Zealand’s finest underground dark-alt artists recording interpretations of their favourite kiwi songs.”
includes the mercy cage covering the car crash set classic fall from grace.
a fairly faithful version of my favourite MATF song, recorded for a proposed tribute album that fell apart in paticularly spectacular fashion in april 2004.
a slowed down, funked up, instrumental remix of Magnets Coil by pioneering NZ EBM act, & current industrial disco legends FEARvLOATHINC.
hymn_01-virtual is a free downloadable promotional EP for the 2005 album from The Mercy Cage entitled scree: transmissions. it contains 3 full-length album tracks, plus 3 exclusive remixes of songs from the album by breathingunderwater in high bitrate 256kbs mp3 files complete with hi-res TIFF format printable artwork.
a slightly blasphemous cover/mutilation of the
Front 242 body musik classic ‘Headhunter’, Featuring maximum
rock&roll guitar from Th’ Cage’s live guitarist Dene Young. Does the
world need yet another version of ‘Headhunter’?…probably not, but
super-fun to reconstruct.
originally appeared on the ‘Something Wicked This Way Comes’ compilation . ‘The Jewellery Thief’ is a demo mix from the early ‘other suicides’ sessions.