Drowning in Odium, interview (2006)

Publication: Drowning in Odium t.o.t.s. Interview w/ Drowning in Odium by; Royce Icon

I got the chance to shoot the shit with Chvad from Things Outside The Skin, and here’s what was said.

Royce Icon: Describe yourself and Things Outside the Skin for those not in the know.

Chvad SB: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN […]

Legends Magazine – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Legends Magazine Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

Things Outside the Skin push out their 3rd full length with You Knew It All Along (Facility Records). A November 2005 tour is planned. Based in Brooklyn, the threesome of Chvad SB (vox/synths/guitar), Blight (bass) and […]

Industrial.org – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Industrial.org Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

Chvad SB has been making music for about 15 years or so now, first via the project Recherché’ and more recently with Things outside the skin. “You knew it all along” is the first I’ve heard of […]

Terrorizer Magazine THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Terrorizer Magazine (issue #136) Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records Rating: 4 out of 10

Influences from all over the industrial spectrum make up THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN’s sound, incorporating everything from PWEI, Consolidated and 16 Volt to the Beastie Boys to Ministry and […]

Super Cool Nothing – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Super Cool Nothing Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

Welcome to the new Supercoolnothing feature “underGROUND.” Since SCN’s inception, we have encouraged independent artists to send us a sample of their work for a little free publicity and hopefully greater exposure to the world […]

Deli Magazine, The – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: The Deli Magazine Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

Brooklyn, NY’s industrial rockers Things Outside the Skin’s third full-length release contains a cavalcade of big synthetic beats, swirling effects, and a slew of vitriolic vocalizations. Making creepy music seems effortless for this trio of electronic […]

Dark Heart Magazin – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Dark Heart Magazin Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records Rating:4 out of 5 stars.

(translation by Emma Olsen and Marjorie Wood, original text in German.)

Today, one of the most interesting newcomers to the circle of electro-industrial music is from the USA, direct from Brooklyn, […]

Crusher Magazine – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Crusher Magazine

Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

If you happen to be driving along at night tripping your face off on mushrooms, don’t play THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN’s “You Knew It All Along”, it will freak you out. “You Knew It All Along” is […]

Chicken Fish Speaks, The – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: The Chicken Fish Speaks Official Site: www.thechickenfishspeaks.com

Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Title: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

This band reminds me a bit of Consolidated in that the songs are based in electronica and have a political slant to them. However, where Consolidated had industrial leanings, Things Outside the […]

Semtex Zine – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Semtex Zine Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Title: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records Author score: 3 of 10

What the hell is this? Things Outside The Skin seem to be a bunch of old dudes playing a mix of alternative new wave, totally depending on dark beats and bleeps. […]

ChainDLK – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: ChainDLK Official Site: www.chaindlk.com

Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew it all Along Label: Facility Records Rated: 4 stars

THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN are back for their fifth release, “You Knew it all Along.” t.o.t.s. is Chvad SB (vocals/programming), Blight Productions (bass), and The 1-2-3-4 (drums), interesting names to add to […]

Grave Concerns – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Grave Concerns E-Zine Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

Man this is some crazy dope aggro-industrial music. THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN are highly musical and diverse. From industrial to dark-techno to hip-hop to horror and sci-fi themes. An aggressive format with driving and forceful sounds […]

Noize – THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN “YKIAA” (2006)

Review Source: Noize Artist: THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN Release: You Knew It All Along Label: Facility Records

Translation: (Courtesy of Emma Olson and Marjorie Wood)

THINGS OUTSIDE THE SKIN seem to be a legitimate extension of industrial icons ala’ Skinny Puppy or Ministry. “You Knew it All Along” is a disturbing and offensive piece […]