An Interview With The Birthday Massacre: Books, Bands, And Tours

The Birthday Massacre have been hitting stages since 1999, entrancing audiences with their hauntingly beautiful tunes and eerie shows. Almost 20 years after their start, members Chibi (lead vocals), Rainbow (rhythm guitar, backing vocals), Falcore (lead guitar), Rhim (drums), Owen (keyboards), and Nate Manor (bass) are setting out for another …

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The Birthday Massacre: Under Your Spell

This 11-track CD represents The Birthday Massacre’s seventh full-length album, and explores the moody ambiguities of romantic relationships. Chibi’s delicate, almost fragile vocals are bracketed between thunderous guitar and drum crashes in The Birthday Massacre’s signature style. Minor key melodies captivate the listener and emphasize the introspective and poetic narratives …

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The Birthday Massacre: Superstition

With the announcement of The Birthday Massacre’s new album, Superstition, I had a moment of delight. I was instantaneously brought back to the moment when I was introduced the band: my freshman year in high school. Usually a time of exploration in an adolescent’s life, I credit this year …

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The Birthday Massacre: Superstition

This 10-track disc by Canadian goth-rock sextet The Birthday Massacre represents their sixth release. It lives up to the hopes of those who have come to expect gorgeous, dark-themed female vocals by lead singer Chibi, delicious minor-key melodies and symphonic elements realized through heavy, down-tuned bass and guitar as well …

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The Birthday Massacre @ Mexicali Live

TEANECK, NJ—Mexicali Live is an excellent venue for an event featuring an audio-visual performance group like The Birthday Massacre. Besides an exceptional sound system, it features a wide-open standing room with dinner table seating along one side wall and in a loft-like second level at the far end of the …

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Mindless Self Indulgence @ Terminal 5

NEW YORK, NY–A long line populated by a cross-section of the bizarre–preteens draped in Goth gear, metalheads clad in the standard band t-shirt and jeans, fans decked out in bright neon- pink tights, black mesh shirts, fairy wings, etc., extended from Terminal 5 and out into the West Side Highway. …

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