released 03 February 2014
a seared red sea
dead history is
delivered and divided
in the line of the nile
raised the house
of hades and the dead
opened the book
in sinai sin is a
a liminal animal
existing in exile
for forty years
the desert rests
let the letters tell
Conceived in the interim, 2008–2012, Crystal Canyon, Oslo, Norway.
Produced by Stephen O’Malley & Kristoffer Rygg.
Aggregation: Greg Anderson, Stephen O’Malley, Daniel O’Sullivan, Kristoffer Rygg, Jørn H. Sværen & Tore Ylwizaker.
Ghost appearances: Ole-Henrik Moe & Kari Rønnekleiv (viola & violin), Stig Espen Hundsnes (trumpet) & Tomas Pettersen (drums).
Mixed by Anders Møller, Crystal Canyon, February & March 2013.
Mastered by Jaime Gomez Arellano, Orgone, London, April 2013.
Art direction by Stephen O’Malley.
Salutations: Percule Poirot, Marius Lerskallen, Alexander Kloster-Jensen, Attila Csihar & Runhild Gammelsæter.
Published by Ideologic Organ (BMI) / ULVER (Tono/N©B) / Sabbath Rehash (BMI)
Cover: A portrait of our sun, captured in the wavelength of hydrogen alpha light
(656.3 nanometers in the deep red) on June 10, 2012.
© Alan Friedman | avertedimagination.com