Progress (for life) is the brand new single by ex Metropolis front man Chris Longman. Chasing the Dark released the single on 16th February and are already lining up a new single. Progress has already been featured on GBJ Alternative Rock, West Norfolk Radio and steampunk’s very own online station GASP. Chasing the Dark is a solo outfit by Chris. He does everything from writing lyrics and music, to playing all instruments, recording them, mixing and mastering them. He also manages the artwork and marketing which is a huge undertaking in itself. When I spoke to him about his new venture, he had this to say: … Continue reading Progress (For Life) new single by Chasing The Dark
I’d seen Metropolis on Steampunk lists, and I had a unique opportunity to see this amazing silent film as part of a summer film festival. The theater where I saw it was built just a year after Metropolis debuted. It … Continue reading Cinema for (Steam)Punks – Metropolis (1927)
Metropolis I first encountered Metropolis when they performed at the first Haworth Steampunk Weekend back in 2013. They put on a great show then and have continued to do so at every gig they’ve played at. It’s made them a … Continue reading Steampunk Anniversary Giveaway, April 22nd – CD and Novel
On Thursday 19th 2017, Metropolis played as supporting band for tribute band From the Jam. This is no ordinary tribute band, though, it was formed by original The Jam band member Bruce Foxton. The guys from Metropolis had already supported … Continue reading Metropolis with From the Jam
Steampunk Experience at Alt-Fest have released a statement regarding their future plans after the cancellation of Alt-Fest.
It seems that Dale Rowles of BB Blackdog – organiser of Steampunk Experience – has managed to salvage some form of an event and is now looking to secure last details. Read the official statement here:
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