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Artist : DIE FORM
Product type : Compact Disc
Release Date : 14 July 2014



On their new release, Die Form return to the minimal club-compatible sounds of their biggest classics.
Bare bones grooves, cool electronica and harsh, manipulated male voices meet angelic female singing on an album that sums up the fascination of this band in a nutshell.

Rayon X, the title of the new album from cult French multimedia-fetish-art-project Die Form can be interpreted in many ways:
On the one hand, it is the French term for x-rays which are used to look underneath the surface of what is visible to the bare eye, On a more symbolic level, it can also stand for the section in the dark back end of a library, which holds all the forbidden titles or as an analogy for the photochemical process that makes photos visible.

It is, thus, a perfect symbol for the central themes of the band helmed by sound-wizard and photo-artist Philippe Fichot, namely the glimpse behind the human facade and the exploration of “forbidden” themes and obsessions in a multi-medial combination of music and photography … and it also fits the new album hand in glove.

On “Rayon X”, Die Form have distilled the essence of their work and created one of their most fascinating works to date.
The cold, minimalist electronics, combined with machine-like rhythms and Philippe Fichot's severely manipulated vocals create the same mesmerizing fusion of surreal atmosphere and harsh club-sounds that have made the group's biggest hits like “Bite Of God” into all-time classics.

The angelic, emotional female voice of Eliane P. serves as the perfect counterpoint that contrasts the chilling atmosphere with an almost otherworldly beauty.

“Rayon X” is the most club-compatible and accessible work the group has created in a long time and manages to create an irresistible pull, especially in combination with the photo art accompanying the album design that is, as always, an inseparable part of the experience.

In order to present the visual part of the new release in the best possible way, “Rayon X” will also be released as a lavish 2-CD-deluxe-version in an XL-packaging with high quality artwork print and exclusive bonus disc.
The new masterpiece from Die Form will also be released as a deluxe vinyl version.
"Rayon X” presents Die Form with a perfect fusion of club sounds and art that has all the right ingredients to become an all-time classic!

1. Black Leather Gloves
2. Schaulust (Scopic Pulsion)
3. ReBirth/ReDeath (Ich bin tot)
4. Le 7eme Face Du De
5. Mecanomania (C)
6. Politik
7. In The Void Of Hell
8. Neo Fiction
9. Bipolarity
10. Perpetual Motion
11. Amnesia
12. Iron Cross
13. Mon Amour
14. Zoanthropia

Track listing Bonus Disc Deluxe Edition:

01. Black Leather Gloves 1
02. Schaulust
03. ReBirth/ReDeath (Ich bin tot) 1a
04. ReBirth/ReDeath 1b
05. Autolith
06. Politik 1
07. In The Void Of Hell 1
08. La 7eme Face Du De 1
09. Prototype
10. From Dreams To Machines
11. Angeline
12. Perpetual Motion 1 (Perpetuum Mobile)
13. Eros Requiem
14. Mon Amour 1

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