P U R G I S T is an outlet for focused exploration of urban field recordings, digital artifacts, aural atmospherics and disjointed noise dynamics from the Polish underground music community. Est. 2013.  His vivid, cinematic post- industrial harsh noise works have a prominent conceptual background based on a reflection upon personal vices and self-abusive obsessions.

In 2006, he has started an online community for radical music enthusiasts currently known as HARSHNOISE.ORG which was originally a web forum which later evolved to a collective of music enthusiasts, artists and journalists with an online outlet in the form of an electronic magazine.





Stress Orphan

Politically charged power electronics from Baltimore, MD. Uncompromising post industrial sounds for a world we truly want to save but ultimately will watch burn. RIP SDF America.



Quna takes the physical form of haunting fairy tale songs meets harsh noise feedback. It is driven by the desire to shine light on the shadow self in the pursuit of integration and to pull the wisdom we don’t know we know to the surface, and to acknowledge, hold space, and bear witness to our traumas (collective, personal, environmental, physical, & particularly feminine) with the intention of healing them.

Maryland Mansion

rhythmic, improvised noise explorations of teen angst, suburban milieu, privilege and guilt. Post-Fight Club Psycho Jazzfire

Event location:

The Red Room at Normals Books and Records 425 E. 31st Street Baltimore, MD 21218

The Red Room is a volunteer-run space in Baltimore dedicated to mind-expanding experimental culture, headquartered at Normals Books and Records.