Chicago, Illinois, USA

Each member of this band brings something completely different to the table. Drawing on years experience in everything from metal bands to jazz bands to jam bands to punk bands, SutureSelf stitches all of these influences together to create an original listening experience like no other.


Combining elements of industrial, electronica, metal, and EBM, SutureSelf are a band that doesn't fit into any one category. The debut EP, entitled "New Skin", was self-released by the band in the summer of 2010 to rave reviews. The band also won the first Rock Scarz Magazine contest, winning a full spread in the magazine for May 2011.

In April of 2011, the band entered the studio for the second time to record their first full-length album, entitled "Evolve". The album was completed and released in October of 2011 and contained ten total tracks, including a few re-works of songs that were originally featured on the "New Skin" EP and a cover of the Assemblage 23 song "Damaged", which has been praised by a number of fellow artists including Tom Shear of Assemblage 23.

Material for the follow-up album to "Evolve" is being kicked around, with some solid ideas already fleshed-out. A timeframe for the follow-up album hasn't been set yet, but it's in the works. Additionally, the band has remixes of some of the "Evolve" tracks from such artists as Caustic, Cynergy 67, Vein Collector, Biocarbon 13, N Y X, Short to Ground, and Microwaved that will be released in 2012.

SutureSelf has shared the stage with such notable artists as: Bella Morte, God Module, Imperative Reaction, Cylab, Ventana, The Ludovico Technique, System Syn, Lowe, and Cyanotic.

Major influences for the band are: William Control, Nine Inch Nails, Moby, Katatonia, Type O Negative, Skinny Puppy, KMFDM, Pig, Assemblage 23.


"New Skin" (E.P.), released May 2010
"Evolve" (full-length album), released October 2011
"Newer Skin" (remix album), TBA 2012

Set List

1. New Skin
2. Lust
3. Siren's Lamentation
4. Evolve
5. Fifteen Years
6. Damaged
7. With Hope