Mmm I noticed after posting so I added a couple of extra photos!
It's only a 2.05kg frame, about 500g heavier than aluminiums but worth it imo. What have you got against big brand manufacturers? Unless you go to an actual frame builder you're almost certain to get a frame made in taiwan anyway, and honestly there's nothing wrong with that, they're highly skilled and weld frames day in and day out passing all the customary QC tests. If it's good enough for Trek Giant and Specialized it's good enough for me too.
Very similar geometry to the legendary soul, and same steel!
I love the suble small tube look of steelys personally, but then I guess I wouldn't have bought it if I didn't