Archive: News 2010

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23.Dec 2010
Merry Christmas and a happy new Year

[top] wishes all fans, friends and supporters a merry christmas and a happy new year. Also in that year, over a quarter million fans visited the website to request information about the current nitzer ebb activities and besides, they have more than 750,000 page impressions effected. Many thanks for this loyalty! Stay up-to-date and get your Nitzer Ebb news first at also in 2011!

Special thanks to Peddy for his loyal support for years and to Stefan, as the north american part of the Nitzer Ebb Network.

17.Dec 2010
Industrial Complex Radio Play


As of last week, Nitzer Ebb's recently released Industrial Complex was #101 on the CMJ Top 200 (College Music Journal). The album also debuted on several college radio stations around the United States with very high ratings. Industrial Complex has a strong hold of the #1 spot at WRST in Wisconsin (Wisconsin's Radio Station of the Titans)!

11.Dec 2010
New Once You Say Remix on Alfa Matrix Compilation


A new Alfa Matrix Release called "Studio X - Neo-Futurism & Studio-Matrix" and will be released on January 14, 2011. The Studio-Matrix bonus-part of this 2 CD Remix Compilation contains a new Studio-X Electro Remix of Nitzer Ebb's Once You Say. Check out Alfa Matrix Website to get the complete tracklisting und further information about the release.

Alfa Matrix Website
Alfa Matrix Release Info

  New  Interview with Nitzer Ebb

Read Mike's Interview with the Ebb on Lithium Magazine Website. Amazing backstage photos including! Interview conducted backstage at Magic Stick, Detroit MI - November 18th, 2010

Interview with the Ebb

08.Dec 2010
Yasmin Gate - Lips (feat. Douglas J. McCarthy)


The new Yasmin Gate Release called Lips and featuring Douglas McCarthy himself on vocals. The Release Date was December 06, 2010 on Space Factory Records. More Info on Release Info Site.

Release Info
Official Yasmin Gate Website
Lips Promo Video on YouTube
Lips (Nomenklatur Remix) Video on YouTube

03.Dec 2010
Radio Interview with Douglas


WUVT interviews Nitzer Ebb frontman Douglas McCarthy about the band's history and their first release in 15 years, Industrial Complex. Note: the american release date of IC was on november 09, 2010.

Listen here (approximate runtime: 20 minutes)

06.Nov 2010
Neon Noise with Nitzer Ebb


The band was joining DJ Paul V. in the studio for Neon Noise Radio show on november 04th, 2010. They spoke about their career, their influence on modern EBM, and the new disc called Industrial Complex as well as their upcoming america tour. On The Road, a unreleased track from IC Session, was broadcasted for the very first time. Beside Ebb classics like Warsaw Ghetto, Murderous and Control I'm Here, some new tracks from Industrial Complex Album were played too.


On The Road (Unreleased Track from IC)
Warsaw Ghetto
Down On Your Knees
Promises (band's choice)
Getting Closer
Join In The Chant
Control I'm Here
Let Your Body Learn
Once You Say

Stream and Download available at

DJ Paul V.'s website at

24.Sep 2010
Video of Doug's Berlin Performance


Check out the videos of doug's berlin performance on saturday, September 18th, 2010 on hazel's showcaveshowcave youtube channel and on the NEP channel as well.


18.Sep 2010
New Electronic Music Performed Live by DJM


Douglas will performing in berlin tonight as DOUGLAS J. MCCARTHY at an art event called Black Magick. It's actually a performance with new electronic music, no singing.

September 18, 2010
Berlin, Germany

Join the FBK event


01.Sep 2010
Happy Birthday Douglas


You know you are getting old when the candles cost more than the cake..... don't worry! Today, Douglas is celebrating his 44th Birthday! The Nitzer Ebb Network wishes all the best and much health! Leave your Birthday greetings to Doug on Nitzer Ebb Facebook Site.

Nitzer Ebb FBK

26.Aug 2010
Nitzer Ebb Facebook Site


Please note: due to 5.000 friends limitation on NEP facebook account, it is not possible any more to add more friends on nitzer ebb FBK site. But you have the opportunity to be a fan of nitzer ebb on facebook site. Please help to build the strongest NEP community site here on facebook and of course, be a part of it!

Join here

12.Aug 2010
Happy Birthday Bon


Born in Chelmsford, Essex, England - today Mr. Bon Harris celebrate his 45th birthday. Happy Birthday Bon. wishes much health and furthermore much success with your current plans and future projects. Leave your Birthday greetings to Bon on Nitzer Ebb Facebook Site.

Nitzer Ebb FBK

23.Jul 2010
NEP 2010 Summer Merchandise


Take a look at the new Nitzer Ebb 2010 Summer Merchandise! All logos and layouts designed by Douglas himself. Available soon at the nitzer ebb stores and summer festivals.

2010 Merch

20.Jun 2010
IC Picture Vinyl Edition limited to 500 copies


Under exclusive licence of Major Records, a very limited picture vinyl edition of the Nitzer Ebb Album Industrial Complex will be released on May 17th, 2010 on Black Rain. Order your copy of the limited edition on!

NE Discography

  Nitzer Ebb News Summary
The latest issue of swedish ZERO Magazine appears with an NEP article:

ZERO Magazine


Check out the new Auxiliary Magazine interview conducted with NEP:

Auxiliary Magazine


The culture website did an interview with NEP which has just gone online. You can find the article here:

The Quietus

18.Feb 2010
Industrial Complex no.2 in DAC


The Industrial Complex Album is currently no.2 in the german alternative charts (DAC)! Take a look here:

The DAC Charts

07.Feb 2010
Industrial Complex climbed up the swedish charts


The new Nitzer Ebb album Industrial Complex climbed up to Position 35 in the swedish charts!

The swedish Hitlist

  Maven Microsite now on NE Network

The new mircosite is a part of the nitzer ebb network and shall give the fans a small overview about Bon's project Maven. The official Maven website shut down for whatever reasons. Enjoy that temporary mvn-ae web presence and you can be certain, a real website will pop up at some point.

Thanks to Simon for the support! (or click the mvn banner on the right site)

29.Jan 2010
Industrial Complex hits the swedish charts


Nitzer Ebb's Industrial Complex hit the official Swedish charts today at Position 50. Congratulation guys!

The biggest newspaper in Sweden Aftonbladet appears with a new NE interview (in swedish of course...). Headline: Nitzer Ebb are turning the synth clock back the right way.

Aftonbladet Interview

Thanks to Stefan ( north america)

27.Jan 2010
Album Of The Week and Video Review


As summary some news about the new nitzer ebb industrial complex album. The new Industrial Complex Record is the Album Of The Week on german website:

Kabel Eins: Album Of The Week

Watch the video of swedish TV4 show review of Nitzer Ebb's IC Album:

TV4 Video 

  Two new interviews with the Ebb

Read and listen two new interviews with Nitzer Ebb. First, Janos Janurik had the opportunity to interview Bon and Jason after the NE Budapest show. Read the complete interview on website:

Interview mit Bon & Jason

Stefan, longtime friend and supporter of webmaster,  interviewed Douglas, Bon and Jason via Skype. Listen to the interview now on swedish Zero Magazine Website and later on the NE website too.

Thanks To Stefan and Zero Magazine in Sweden

NE Skype Interview

21.Jan 2010
Reading first, then listen


The lyrics of the new album industrial complex are already online at the IC microsite. Read the lyrics to join in singing and listen to the music of the new album tomorrow.

Note: a english version of the mircosite is still in process

16.Jan 2010
Listen the complete new album online


Listen the complete Industrial Complex Album now online on myspace. All tracks has been uploaded to the player on site.

12.Jan 2010
The official european Nitzer Ebb Shop


Get finest nitzer ebb merchandise now online at the official european shop on By registering with the shop, Sandbag may use your e-mail address to send you appropriate news, updates and ticket info etc.

09.Jan 2010
In Order - new Nitzer Ebb Compilation


A new digital nitzer ebb release called In Order and contains 60 tracks of the singles and vinyls and is obtainable on different download stores like iTunes or musicload. Some hard to find tracks are also on this compilation, like the Anonymous Mix from Ascend by Vince Clarke. This remix appears only on mute releases P12Mute145 12" Promo Vinyl and CMute145 cassette (until now). The complete tracklisting under Release Info.

Many thanks to Wiesi!

Release Info

08.Jan 2010
Tracklist Remix CD announced


The bonus remix disc contains 9 remixes of the tracks I Am Undone, My Door Is Open and Once You Say by Alan Wilder, Christopher Kah, Terence Fixmer and other artists. The remixes will be featured on a bonus remix disc that will be included with the album. The new album will be released as 2 CD Digipak on Major Records. The complete tracklisting under release info link.

Release Info

03.Jan 2010
Alan Wilder to remix Nitzer Ebb


Alan Wilder, former Depeche Mode member, will be remixing a track for the German edition of Nitzer Ebb’s new album Industrial Complex. His remix will be featured on a bonus remix disc that will be included with the standard album.


  new interviews with Douglas and Bon

The three guys from Nitzer Ebb just have finished their U.S. gigs to promote their Industrial Complex album and they continue their world tour in Europe from January on. They will play several concerts supporting their old label-mates from Depeche Mode and they will do some headliner gigs as well. In January, they will perform twice in the Hungarian capital, in Budapest. They had very busy tour days in the U.S. but they answered Janos Janurik interview questions via E-mail.

Interview with Douglas and Bon
Interview with Bon


01.Jan 2010
The January 2010 belongs Nitzer Ebb

[top] wishes all fans a happy new year. The January will be a good month for all ebb fans. The new album Industrial Complex will be released and the band launch their support slots for Depeche Mode as well as their own headliner Industrial Complex Tour 2010.

As summary all relevant dates for january 2010:

08.01.2010 : Hamburg, Markthalle, Launch of the IC Tour 2010
09.01.2010 : Berlin, O2 World, Support Slot for Depeche Mode
22.01.2010 : Industrial Complex will be released on Major Records