New KMFDM album stream

2013-02-21 by Raul Stanciu STAFF | 13 Comments
KMFDM premiered an official stream of their latest record. Kunst, via Revolver Magazine. The band's 18th studio effort is due out on February 26.

Regarding the inspiration during the creative process, Sascha Konietzko said “Inspiration is everywhere. Unless one lives in a sequestered environment, the bombardment of inspiration is inescapable. KUNST, like every other KMFDM album to this point, is in a way both a mirror of what inspired us during the process of writing and composing it, as well as a snapshot of where the band was in it’s own timeline. Even though the direct translation of the german word ‘Kunst’ is ‘art’, ‘Kunst’ has a broader meaning for Germans, and Europeans in general, than ‘art’ has for native English speakers. Especially since the early 20th century, art has been politically instrumentalized, for example in propaganda of ultra-right and hard-left movements. Many ‘degenerate’ artists have been sent to concentration camps to be systematically murdered under the Nazi-terror regime, sent to labor, starve, and die in the Siberian GULAG under Stalin, as well as, most recently, imprisoned in Putin’s Russia. Art, and KUNST, are closely tied to aspects of danger, of upheaval and underground rumblings.”

Stream Kunst here - http://www.revolvermag.com/news/exclusive-kmfdm-premiere-new-album-kunst.html

Tagged: KMFDM

Comments:Add a Comment 
Willie
Moderator
February 21st 2013
16771 Comments


Great album. Easily their best since the early nineties. This and their last one were good -- glad to see they're making an effort again.

Digging: Conjurer - I

greg84
Emeritus
February 21st 2013
7547 Comments


I've never been a fan, but I'll give it a go and see what happens. Perhaps it'll be one of the two industrial albums I'll dig this year (I like roughly that much industrial each year).

Acanthus
February 21st 2013
9808 Comments


Cool to hear that this is more of a return to form, I've not heard anything in this vein for some time.

greg84
Emeritus
February 21st 2013
7547 Comments


This is really catchy. Good album.

TAB
February 21st 2013
467 Comments


probably sucks

DominionMM1
February 21st 2013
12525 Comments


i'll check it out at some point. don't have much faith though, as they haven't put out anything good in 20 years.

Polyethylene
February 21st 2013
3495 Comments


"Easily their best since the early nineties."

Better than Nihil, XTORT and Symbols? Yeah I kinda doubt that

Willie
Moderator
February 21st 2013
16771 Comments


Then get off your ass and try it.

insomniac15
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2013
3940 Comments


It's heavier and it has a lot of energy. It's cool. I'm hoping it will grow on me the way WTF!? did.

Digging: Chevelle - The North Corridor

BigBlob
February 22nd 2013
2034 Comments


KMFDM are back for more.

BigBlob
February 22nd 2013
2034 Comments


Oh and I should really hate it, but I actually love the song Kunst...

kitsch
February 22nd 2013
5110 Comments


idk if i can get motivated to get this

SanguineCream
February 22nd 2013
613 Comments


Gonna have to hear the complete offering to decide whether it's worth the time, but holy shit the new
single ain't bad



You have to be logged in to post a comment. Login | Create a Profile





MOST VIEWED NEWS

Michael Gira Accused of Rape
R.I.P. Lemmy
R.I.P. David Bowie
Scott Weiland dead at 48
The Story So Far's vocalist dropk..
Rush drummer retires
Killswitch Engage debut new single
Brand new Brand New Single
Deftones stream new single
Riverside guitarist dies



OTHER RECENT NEWS

Coroner Enter Studio
Alcest unveil Kodama
First Joy Opposites (ex-FACT)
New Father John Misty single
40 Watt Sun Album Announced
Russian Circles stream 3rd single
Bones releases PaidProgramming2
New Shadows (ex-FACT) Song
Disillusion Tease New Single
New A Day To Remember Song
New Alter Bridge Single
Nails on hiatus
Manson announces new album
Départe Unleash New Track
Dir en Grey Keep It Weird

» see all news

RELATED REVIEWS
KMFDM
Salvation
KMFDM
Our Time Will Come
KMFDM
We Are KMFDM
KMFDM
Kunst
KMFDM
Amnesia
FAQ // STAFF & CONTRIBUTORS // SITE FORUM // CONTACT US

Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Site Copyright 2005-2016 Sputnikmusic.com
All Album Reviews Displayed With Permission of Authors | Privacy Policy