- Summary: The seventh studio release for the Seattle doom metal is a 30 minutes three-track album.
- Record Label: Southern Lord Records
- Genre(s): Electronic, Experimental, Avant-Garde, Pop/Rock, Alternative Metal, Heavy Metal, Experimental Rock, Doom Metal, Experimental Ambient, Noise
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|Vowing to never rest despite strenuous effort Her head split into 11 pieces Her two arms shattered into pieces Amitabha came to her aid and appointed...||See the rest of the song lyrics|
Dec 11, 2015ts concise nature, glossy finish and sense of clarity (something that even extends to the band photography) suggest that, as strange as it might seem, this is not a return to Sunn O)))’s metal roots, but is instead, for all intents and purposes, their pop album.
Dec 8, 2015Very atmospheric drone metal. The compositions are relatively uncomplicated, but still create a very heavy feeling. It is not an accessible orVery atmospheric drone metal. The compositions are relatively uncomplicated, but still create a very heavy feeling. It is not an accessible or commercial record by any means, and listening to it can be a challenge for someone who isn't sure what they're getting in to, but if you give this a chance I think you will find it a worthwhile listen.… Expand
Jan 2, 2016A relatively short review for Sunn o)))'s three track long album, Kannon.
An overall less interesting project with Sunn o))) playing itA relatively short review for Sunn o)))'s three track long album, Kannon.
An overall less interesting project with Sunn o))) playing it even more safe. Less exhilarating and punishing, with the only exception being "Kannon Pt.2". It's pretty much the same sound they have been toying with for the past years without even the slightest of experimentation.
Soused, the collaborative album they did with Scott Walker in 2014, sounds like they were going the extra mile in comparison.
Kannon is quite the disappointing album. Maybe it 'll grow on me after some extra listens....if six were not enough...
Fav Tracks: Kannon Pt.2
Least Fav Track: Kannon Pt. 1… Expand
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