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K.U.K.L. - The Eye


4The Spire4:27
5Open The Window And Let The Spirit Fly Free2:35
7Handa Tjolla1:55


  • Artwork, DesignDada Nana
  • Bagpipes [Pipes], Bells, Harmonium, Strings [Other]Melax
  • BassBirgir
  • DrumsTrix
  • EngineerTony Cook
  • Strings [Electric]God Krist
  • Wind [Metal-winds], VoiceEinar Ørn
  • Woodwind, VoiceBjørk


Released in a matte fold-out 6-panel poster sleeve.
Recorded at Southern Studios January 1984.
Generic die-cut inner sleeve with rounded corners.

A similar pressing exists without "£3.00" on the cover but with additional "Made in France" words on the label and sleeve back.

The pressing plant is not credited on the release, it is identified by the matrix etchings.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etchings): MPO 1984/1-A-1 OPEN THE WINDOW...
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etchings): MPO 1984/1-B-1 AND LET THE SOUL FLY FREE


  • Recorded At – Southern Studios
  • Pressed By – MPO


The Eye is the debut studio album by Icelandic post-punk band Kukl. It was released in September 1984 by Crass Records. The album peaked at No. 6 in the UK Independent Albums Chart. A music video for the track Anna was released, directed by Tage Ammendrup. The album has been reissued numerous times: in 1997 by Crass, and in 2002, 2004 and 2008 by One Little Indian. The Eye. Alternative 1984. Let Us Get Rid of the Bomb. More by . Holidays In Europe - The Naughty Nought. Albums You May Also Like. Indeed, although assembled as a sort of Icelandic indie supergroup, Kukl never made music that could be deemed in any way accessible on first listen, The Eye is a patently draining affair seemingly devoid of any coherent structure. Repeated spins, however, unearth a highly sophisticated aesthetic that borrows evenly from punk, noisecore, avant garde, and good old-fashioned indie. Although highly discordant and often atonal, it's a curiously engaging record, aided in part by Björk's darkly emotive vocals and the presiding, almost mythical, sense of impending lunacy. It may not be for everyone, but this is gutsy, non-conformist music as authored by one of the most passionate, intense ba. KUKL - The Eye 1984. To favorites 2 Download album. Listen album. KUKL - Open The Window And Let The Spirit Fly Free. KUKL - Moonbath. KUKL - Dismembered. KUKL - Seagull. KUKL - The Spire. KUKL - Handa Tjolla. Play jigsaw puzzles for free Home. The Eye, 1984. Let Us Get Rid of the Bomb, 03:16. Moonbath, 02:05. The Eye KUKL album. The Eye was recorded at Southern Studios in January 1984, produced by Crass member Penny Rimbaud and engineered by Tony Cook. The cover art was designed by Dada Nana. It was named after Björks favorite book, Story of the Eye by Georges Bataille 1928, a very intense story about a young French couple involved in sexual perversions and violent behaviors. The album included Dismembered, a new version of the band's first single, Söngull 1983, with most of the guitars replaced by pipes and bells. The Eye 2002 issue US 8-track CD album, originally released on Crass Records in 1984 - an exciting experimental performance collective featuring Bjork and Einar Orn creating a Eye is a music album by KUKL released in 1984. The Eye is ranked 33,842nd in the overall chart, 4,409th in the 1980s, and 412th in the year 1984. the eye Lp RECORD REPRESS UK PUNK KUKL 6 PANEL POSTER COVER BJORK RARE Condition: Used. Time left: 16d 11h 15m 23s Ships to: Worldwide

K.U.K.L. - The Eye

Performer: K.U.K.L.

Title: The Eye

Country: UK

Release date: Sep 1984

Label: Crass Records

Style: Experimental, Indie Rock, New Wave, Post-Punk

Catalog: 1984/1

Genre: Electronic / Rock

Size MP3: 2774 mb

Size FLAC: 2507 mb

Rating: 4.7 / 5

Votes: 257

Record source: Vinyl, LP, Album

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