Young, loud and synthetized band. That's Dope Stars Inc. , a brand-new, dirty, vicious drug made of neon lights and Tokyo debauchery. You have been warned.
Victor Love - Vocals, Guitars, Programming, Synths, Drum Machine
Grace Khold - Synths, Samples, Programming
Darin Yevonde - Bass
Brian Wolfram - Guitar
Dope Stars Inc. , DropDeadGorgeousProzacAddicted
7th Generation of Rock N' Roll!
Young, loud and synthesized. That's Dope Stars Inc., a brand-new, dirty, vicious drug made of neon lights and Tokyo debauchery. You have been warned.
check them out at www.DopeStarsInc.com
Listen/Download samples at: www.myspace.com/DopeStarsInc
2003 // The Year We Made Contact:
During nuclear spring 2003 four motley-looking guys dressed in black with heavy make up and black leather charm met on earth to design a new synthetic dawn. 4 AM, adrenachaos rising, bodies sweating, hearts beating.
They had a dream: creating a rock 'n' roll band with a gritty, highly seducing blend of punk attitude and industrial sonic attacks. Machines meet sweat and blood: enter the matrix, neuromancer, rust. Theta Wave Resonance. Theta Division growing.
Victor Love, Grace Khold, Darin Yevonde, Brian Wolfram.
Dope Stars Inc. was born.
Adore the future, worship revolution.
On the 8th of May 2003, 8.53 PM, the band started to work on its first, raw and powerful release in a rusty and dirty cellar beneath the shallow suburbia of Rome. The result was "10.000 Watts Of Artificial Pleasures": a storming melting pot of industrial overloads, R'n'R razor-shaped guitars, Goth decadence, fast and furious punk attitude, pop melodies and techno hammer-beats.
Recording was such carnage, Grace sleeping on the floor, Victor smashing guitars and computers, Darin travelling all time, drinking too much red bull to stay awake. Those were weeks of lust, wild parties and good morning headaches, but Dope Stars Inc. always stayed on the track, guitars roaring and machines burning.
The EP blew the press away in few weeks, getting an unbelievable feedback from magazines and collecting top score reviews and a...