label: Pagan Records
genre: post black metal / avantgarde / cold wave
4-panel Digipack CD with 12-page booklet. The new third full-length album from Polish avantgarde black metal band KŁY.
Entitled "Chen", it is the the first part of a diptych comprising two separate releases. The material for "Chen" was recorded at the turn of 2020/21 in Czyściec studio in Katowice and GegenRegenBogen in Hamburg. The mixing and mastering of the album, as in the case of previous Kły releases, was taken care of by Nihil.
"Chen" consists of six tracks in the style Kły are known for, which is a result of post-black metal richly seasoned with elements of cold wave and avant-garde.
“We are setting off into the dark; we are descending into the abyss looking for light. We are looking for words. Madness? What ... By bleeding our fate, we want to discover the truth of dreams. But every word is a lie. Remember ... And joy, and laughter. And joy, and death. Yes.”