Klaxons Return

Klaxons5 WEB.jpgIt’s been a while hasn’t it? Three years have past since the Klaxons burst onto the musical scene with “Myths of the Near Future” garnering mass critical acclaim. And then, possibly due to too much “psychedelic experimentation”, things seemed to come undone. In 2009 an early copy of their second album was rejected by Polydor for being too experimental. Whether this was due to textbook, myopic interference from the record label, or a loss of focus by the band is open to interpretation.

Now that a release date for new album “Surfing the Void” is penned in for 23rd August, and the band are streaming tasty taster “Flashover” on their website we need interpret no longer. Judging from the quality of “Flashover” we remain to be convinced that focus has not been lost permanently. Still, we await the release of “Surfing the Void” with rabid anticipation, hoping that the band can fill the void with their presence.

Listen to “Flashover” here: http://www.klaxons.net/

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




%d bloggers like this: