A promo video for the song "Psycho" from the self-titled debut from Canadian prog/psych quartet KOSMOS (featuring VOIVOD's drummer Michel "Away" Langevin), has been posted on YouTube and can be viewed below.
KOSMOS has had the release date of its self-titled debut album pushed back to September 4 from the previously announced August 21.
KOSMOS is rounded out by guitarist Jetphil (PARADISE), bassist Vincent Peake (GROOVY AARDVARK, GRIM SKUNK) and keyboardist/programmer Alex Crow.
Says Langevin about KOSMOS, "We're a progrock collective from Montreal, Canada and we're influenced by the '70s Krautrock scene and avant-garde music."
The 12 tracks found on "Kosmos" offer journeys through cosmic prog psychedelia, a spaceship built for fans of HAWKWIND, AMON DUUL II, ZOMBI and MONSTER MAGNET.
"Kosmos" track listing:
03. Grand Grizou
05. Indu Kush
06. Much Too Old
12. Messe Noire
KOSMOS is asking fans to come up with a unique and creative video concept for the song "Grand Grizou" off its forthcoming, self-titled album.
The contest has been extebded to September 4. All video links (hosted on YouTube.com or MySpace.com sites) are to be submitted to the following email address, with subject line, "Kosmos Video": [email protected]
KOSMOS will review all the videos and vote on the winner. The winner of the contest, to be announced August 6, will win a $65.00 gift certificate from The End Records' mailorder.
An mp3 of the song can be heard here.
Alex Crow: Keyboards and Programming
Michel "Away" Langevin: Drums and Sounds
Vincent Peake: Bass
For more information, visit www.myspace.com/kosmostheband.