Oxx

Biography

OXX is a Danish trio shamelessly doing whatever pleases them. Consisting of screamer/guitarist/writer Alex Bossen, drummer/programming wizard Martin Aagaard, and growler/saxophonist/synthtripper Lasse Enoe, they have been working toward an auditory mindfuck since 2012. Ripping feverishly through math, noise, sludge, crust, avant-garde and whichever other fucking genre of loud angry music you could imagine, OXX might be described as clusterfuck-core… Or whatever. If that’s hard to picture, try getting blackout drunk and beating yourself to death with a Thomas Pynchon door stopper; that should put you in the ballpark.

All three of OXX’s members have previously been active in both the Danish punk/metal scene and heaps of weird shit such as avant/free music, afrobeat, and film scoring. Originally formed to bridge the gap between these seemingly disparate genres, OXX has since grown into a feral beast of its own.

On their newest release, The Skeleton is Just a Coat Hanger; These Are the Black Strings That Make You Dance, OXX push their genre schizophrenia to it’s painstaking limits. Eschewing click-tracks, endless overdubbing, and micromanaging, The Skeleton… is the sound of a cathartic, organic explosion bereft of glossy production and studio fuckery.

The raw, spontaneous sound of the record acts as an extension of the lyrics; an unfiltered, feverish stream of thought – bits and pieces of novels, obscure cinema, video games, etc. rushing by in a maelstrom of impressions of existence filtered through the eyes of the thoroughly unstable.

News

OXX: Danish Avant Hardcore Outfit To Release New LP Through Nefarious Industries In March – Earsplit PR

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Nefarious Industries is hyped to announce the impending release of the unhinged new album by Aarhus, Denmark-based trio OXX. The debilitating new LP – titled, The Skeleton Is Just A Coat Hanger; These Are The Black Strings That Make You Dance, or lovingly abbreviated as The Skeleton… – is being finalized for release in March.

OXX is a Danish trio shamelessly doing whatever pleases them. The band has been working toward an auditory mindfuck since 2012. All three members of OXX have previously been active in both the Danish punk/metal scene and heaps of weird shit such as avant/free music, afrobeat, and film scoring. Originally formed to bridge the gap between these seemingly disparate genres, OXX has since grown into a feral beast of its own.

OXX rips feverishly through math, noise, sludge, crust, avant-garde, and whichever other subgenre of extreme music imaginable. One might perhaps call it clusterfuck-core, but if that’s hard to picture, try getting blackout drunk and beating yourself to death with a Thomas Pynchon door stopper; that should put you in the ballpark.

Watch for a confirmed street date and full details on The Skeleton Is Just A Coat Hanger; These Are The Black Strings That Make You Dance including audio/video samples, preorders, and more to be issued in the days ahead. Tour plans for OXX are also in the planning stages.

OXX:
Alex Bossen – guitars, vocals
Martin Aagaard – drums, programming
Rasmus Fogh Frisenvang – bass

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