This cooperation is surprising at first glance. At second sight, however, it is also logical again. For LIFEFORCE RECORDS, the quality of the bands and music released by the Leipzigbased label has always been important. This statement applies in principle - irrespective of specific styles. In this respect, also the Italians CLONE CULTURE fit the labels program. The group, founded in autumn 2017, settles their style of play in between post-punk and dark wave. The selftitled debut of the Milan musicians particularly conveys eerie moods and melancholic atmosphere. CLONE CULTURE are aware of the well-known tradition of their hometown. In the 1980s, Milan was one of the epicenters for exactly this kind of music. Besides Great Britain and Germany, the Italian scene has also been observed and was relevant. With their debut, CLONE CULTURE taking up with this tradition.