Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Luciferian Towers-CD-South

Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Luciferian Towers

Luciferian Towers is a heavyweight 180gram audiophile pressing from Optimal (Germany) and comes in a gatefold jacket printed on uncoated paperboard with a printed inner dust sleeve and a 24"x24" pull-out poster that re-caps all four of the artwork panels created by Godspeed You! Black Emperor for the gatefold jacket.åÊ Also includes a DL card for 320kbps MP3 album.
This, this long-playing record, a thing we made in the midst of communal mess, raising dogs and children. eyes up and filled with dreadful joy ‰ÛÒ we aimed for wrong notes that explode, a quiet muttering amplified heavenward.åÊ we recorded it all in a burning motorboat.åÊ

(context as follows:)

1. UNDOING A LUCIFERIAN TOWERS ‰ÛÒ look at that f**king skyline! big lazy money writ in dull marble obelisks! imagine all those buildings much later on, hollowed out and stripped bare of wires and glass, listen- the wind is whistling through all 3,000 of its burning window-holes!åÊ
2. BOSSES HANG ‰ÛÒ labor, alienated from the wealth it creates, so that holy cow, most of us live precariously!åÊ kicking at it, but barely hanging on!åÊ also ‰ÛÒ the proud illuminations of our shortened lives!åÊ also ‰ÛÒ more of us than them!åÊ also ‰ÛÒ what we need now is shovels, wells, and barricades!
3. FAM / FAMINE ‰ÛÒ how they kill us = absentee landlord, burning high-rise.åÊ the loud panics of child-policemen and their exploding trigger-hands. with the dull edge of an arbitrary meritocracy.åÊ neglect, cancer maps, drone strike, famine.åÊ the forest is burning and soon they‰۪ll hunt us like wolves.
4. ANTHEM FOR NO STATE ‰ÛÒ kanada, emptied of its minerals and dirty oil.åÊ emptied of its trees and water.åÊ a crippled thing, drowning in a puddle, covered in ants. the ocean doesn‰۪t give a sh*t because it knows it‰۪s dying too.
Finally and in conclusion; The ‰ÛÏluciferian towers‰۝ L.P. was informed by the following grand demands:
+ an end to foreign invasions
+ an end to borders
+ the total dismantling of the prison-industrial complex
+ healthcare, housing, food and water acknowledged as an inalienable human right
+ the expert f**kers who broke this world never get to speak again
much love to all the other lost and wondering ones,
xoxoxoxåÊ god‰۪s pee / montr̩al / 4 juillet, 2017