May 25th 2015 Toronto, Canada- On August 27th-30th the second edition of the Aftermath Music Festival. Taking place at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto the Aftermath Festival showcases some of the top and upcoming artists in the Dark Electro, and Alternative scenes.
Headling the festival this year will be Leaether Strip, Haujobb, Conjure One, and Velvet Acid Christ. Having a musical career that spans over 25 years Leaether Strip (Claus Larsen) is widely considered one of the most influential artists in the Industrial/EBM music scene.
Haujobb’s sound has ranged from Electro-Industrial to IDM and even Techo. Their sound has crossed over into many different genres of music and they are one of the main artists to help introduce many different styles of Electro to the fore front. Haujobb was also featured on 2014’s Eye Vs Spy North American tour with Skinny Puppy, Front Line Assembly, and Youth Code.
Conjure One is the brainchild of Rhys Fulber (Front Line Assembly and Delirium) Bringing his own brand of Ambient Pop as Conjure One. Rhys Fulber has worked with artists such as Sinead O’Conner and POE also has remixed artists such as Alice Cooper, P.O.D and The Realm.
Bryan Erickson formed Velvet Acid Christ in 1990. Since it’s formation he has developed a cult like following in the Dark Electro scene. He has multiple songs in the top 20 Billboard Alternative Charts and numerous highly successful releases.