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ConstruKction of Light

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Construkction of Light

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B-

Starting ConstruKction of Light with a sort of nitrous-oxide-stoked death-metal blues parody, math-rock forefathers King Crimson prove that, after 30-plus years, vocals remain their Achilles’ heel. Founder/ax guru Robert Fripp leads a guitar-trio-plus-drums this time, setting his needlepoint melodies and spasmodic power chordage against shifty drum work, while singer-guitarist Adrian Belew recites smug abstractions. Go with the heavy art-metal instrumentals, and if you still care, check Fripp’s more outre projects on his DGM label. B-

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