Zun Zun Egui: “Katang”

Experimental rock album from England comes with a jammy-surf atmosphere

In a world of far too many sleepy indie popsters, it’s refreshing to hear a good old-fashioned weird experimental record. This jam band gone wild hails from Bristol, England, where the dancey avant-garde scene is apparently getting pretty big. Bass-heavy with a sizeable dose of surf guitar and multilingual lyrics some of which to refer to a “sexy worm” (are you in yet?!). Sometimes the lead singer’s voice sounds sort of like a male version of tUnE-YarDs, if that gives you anything. So, keep KJHK weird! Play you some Zun Zun Egui!

Reviewed by: Aleksandra Milewska on November 5th, 2011

RIYL: Talking Heads, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Fela Kuti, anything “experimental”

Recommended Tracks: 4, 6, 7

FCC Warning: None

Label: Bella Union

Release Date: November 8th, 2011

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