Release Date: Mar 18, 2016
Record label: Svart
Genre(s): Electronic, Pop/Rock
Finland punches above its weight in the arts. It’s been particularly successful with music from the outer limits, often of a quirky or homespun nature. Still, some of its musicians tend towards that peculiarly European need for austerity. This is typified by well-connected, black-clad trio K-X-P’s ongoing album titling conceit; more akin to a stock control system than a suggestion of something one might listen to at leisure.
Formed from the darkest matter, the Finnish trio's latest completes a cycle that began with last year's III (Part One). Stark, ominous, unrelenting, it's a vision of the other side as viewed from the shadows. On a starless night. While wearing shades. The Fast Show's Johnnny Nice Painter ("Black ….