What music genre is KMFDM?
Since KMFDM formed in 1984, fans have been speculating about the meaning of the acronym. KMFDM stands for “ Kein Mehrheit Fur Die Mitleid,” which, roughly translated, means “no pity for the majority.” Contrary to rumor, KMFDM does not stand for “Kill Depeche Mode” (the creative mind can figure out what “MF” means).
When did Lucia Cifarelli join KMFDM?
Cifarelli joined the KMFDM-hiatus band MDFMK in 2000. The project lasted for one self-titled album.
Who invented industrial music?
Industrial Music for Industrial People was originally coined by Monte Cazazza as the strapline for the record label Industrial Records, founded by British art-provocateurs Throbbing Gristle.
Is KMFDM a metal?
KMFDM is a German industrial metal band. The five members of the band are leader, singer, and bassist Sascha Konietzko, singer Lucia Cifarelli, guitarist Jules Hodgson, guitarist Steve White, and drummer Andy Selway. The band has sold more than 2 million albums.
Where is kmfdm from?
Chrome has also been credited as the “beginning of industrial rock” and their 1978 Half Machine Lip Moves was listed on Wire’s 100 Records that set the world on fire (while no one was listening).
Is industrial music a metal?
Industrial metal is the fusion of heavy metal and industrial music, typically employing repeating metal guitar riffs, sampling, synthesizer or sequencer lines, and distorted vocals. Industrial metal developed in the late 1980s, as industrial and metal began to fuse into a common genre.
Are Death Grips industrial?
Death Grips’ music combines a variety of styles including hip hop, punk, electronic, noise, and industrial. Their style has been categorized as experimental hip hop, rap rock, electropunk, industrial hip hop, and punk rap.