. With a distinctive 'totenpop' vision they re-invented the songs to the delight of both
's music evokes a night-of-the-world mood that deftly calls down the nostalgia of romanticism and overlays it with a war machine blowing a cold breeze of death into the dawn. Lovac
is part of a larger movement of modern European pop music that draws inspiration from traditional folk music and brings it to new life in a fertile clash with the contemporary minimalistic industrial scene.
Analogue synthesizers are layered over electric guitars, supplemented with a variety of acoustic instruments, including military drums and the band's ever-present Persian santoor, creating the unique music that defines Lovac
. Combining this music with text fragments from Karl Marx
, Antonin Artaud
and Percy Bysshe Shelley
, the album 'Apes of a Cold God' invites the listener to take a deep look into the abysmal underside of civilization.
The CD comes in a very nice, lavishly printed gatefold mini-LP sleeve with gold foil blocking!