Asphyx - The Rack (Anniversary Edition) (Double LP)
ASPHYX (Netherlands) - The Rack (Anniversary Edition) Double Black vinyl - limited to 900 copies (front sticker indicates 2,000 copies but that number includes ALL copies pressed on other colours as well).
In 2017, it’s time to celebrate: 30 years of ASPHYX – 30 years of Death Doom Metal history! To commemorate three decades of ASPHYX (and 26 years of the release of their legendary “The Rack” debut album), this special and limited edition release offers not only the original album but also the entire record covered by underground companions and talented newcomers as bonus. This compilation record includes versions by Dan Swanö (Sweden), Grave (Sweden), Desaster (Germany), Skeletal Remains (USA), Coffins (Japan), Deserted Fear (Germany), Hooded Menace (Finland), Entrails (Sweden) and Purgatory (Germany).
Apart from that, this double LP release offers liner notes both by ASPHYX (original and current members) and their featured stylistic peers as well as the full Axel Hermann artwork for the first time. Yes, only a portion of his original painting was used back in 1991. This special anniversary edition is limited to a total of 2,000 copies worldwide on double LP format in various vinyl colours). This is an ABSOLUTE MUST for all ASPHYX maniacs! **originally published on www.cmdistro.de** Century Media – 88985486151