Seven years ago today, IBM’s chess-playing supercomputer Deep Blue defeated the then-world champion chess grandmaster Gary Kasparov in a series of six games. If we put on our tinfoil conspiracy-theorist hats, then this was the day that the slow and eventual machine takeover of humanity really begun. With that in mind, we’re taking a break from building our survival anti-Skynet bunker to put together this week’s Slaylist of future-fearing machine-war heavy metal.
There are two bands called Electric Frankenstein
1. An American band from Whippany, New Jersey that fuses elements of punk rock and heavy metal to form a high-octane rock 'n roll sound. The song "Annie's Grave" by this band was featured in the "Tony Hawk's Underground" video game.
Founded in 1992 by brothers Donato and Sal Canzonieri, the band has recorded numerous singles and EP's along with 13 full length albums. The most recent of which "Burn Bright, Burn Fast" released in 2005. Read more on Last.fm