''ESCAPE - A Collection Of Songs Straight Out The ASYLUM'' an eclectic and intense tribute to the album Asylum, masterpiece of The Legendary Pink Dots, of which we celebrate the 30th anniversary of release. A lovely CD release presented in an elegant flap folder (in a 7" single format, once folded), with a 20-page booklet featuring previously unreleased illustrations by Stephan Barbery (the artist responsible for the magnificent visuals of the original Asylum album) produced in collaboration with Jef Benech’. Also included will be 4 postcards and an interview with Edward Ka-Spel.
Includes unlimited streaming of CREATIO EX MATERIA #1 - Escape
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