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CD: K-X-P - K-X-P | reviews, news & interviews

CD: K-X-P - K-X-P

CD: K-X-P - K-X-P

Unexpectedly delicious Finnish psychedelic rock-disco electronics - no, really!

K-X-P: 'A mostly instrumental record made by a trio of demented Finns'

This is the most gorgeous Finnish Krautrock album I've heard in ages. Yeah, I know, how wacky, how alternative, how off-piste – but bear with me. If you associate Krautrock with over-serious record collectors it might sound like damning with faint praise, but yes, this mostly instrumental record is made by a trio of demented Finns; yes, it is rooted in the psychedelic repetitions of mid-1970s German hairies; and yes, it is really, really gorgeous.


Great great album. A bit more on K-X-P here: Their Timo Kaukolampi also produces the super Norwegian popster Annie.

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