Consumer Junk is a hard hitting Techno Industrial
project designed to make the masses move on dirty grooves, pounding beats and catchy melodies.
shows how hopelessly addicted society has become in trying to satisfy every imaginable demand. It's about the poison the corporations feed us to make profit and their lies that make us believe we have to spend money to achieve happiness.
was founded by Gerwin van Ruiswijk
at the end of 2009. He is responsible for the music, lyrics and vocals and has gained more than a decade of experience producing and performing electronic music from his other projects: NG-Pro
. With Consumer Junk
Gerwin shows a different side of himself; heavier sounds that still bear the mark of his obsessive eye for detail.
A few months after the project first saw the light in Gerwin's studio, William de Vries
was recruited to enhance Consumer Junk's visuals and perform live as a VJ. Together they are ready to give a performance with the capability of taking over the world's stages.
In August 2010 Consumer Junk
on Bandcamp.com. The title song "C14H18N2O5"
can be downloaded free of charge.
Soon after releasing "C14H18N2O5" Consumer Junk
signed a contract with FK Digital Records (Berlin). Consumer Junk's
first full length album: "PRODUCT"
has been released on the first of February. Get it here
as a CD, download (in almost any format) or just stream it for free!