We kick off in fine style with the first official full length album from Vatican Shadow (aka Dominick Fernow from Prurient/Cold Cave) after over a dozen cassette and vinyl only releases and reissues. and the first to be released on CD format.
Includes additional production assistance from Juan Mendez (Silent Servant) Vatican Shadow is currently touring in Europe including shows at Sonar,Fabric, Richie Hawtin’s ‘Enter’ Ibiza, Roskilde Festival, Berlin Atonal and more Vatican Shadow was featured on the recent Sandwell District mix CD forFabric. Fernow’s other alias Prurient will be touring the USA in October as main support for Godflesh. “When You Are Crawling” - An EP of additional material and extended mixes will be available later in the year. *"Remember Your Black Day” is the debut album proper from Vatican Shadow, the first material conceived and produced as a full length by Dominick Fernow for the project following almost a dozen tapes (mostly released on Hospital Productions) and vinyl editions (released by the likes of Blackest Ever Black, Modern Love and Type) over the last three years. None of the 8 tracks included have been released before on any other format. *At a time when the scene is saturated with “Noise Techno” the album is almost celebratory by contrast, balancing caustic licks of distortion and oppressive bass with cleanly mixed synth tones and ricocheting claps in a shell-shocked, surreal soundsphere. *WIth production assistance from Juan Mendez (Silent Servant), the album includes the most direct and propulsive Vatican Shadow material yet, continuing an evolutionary shift awayfrom the complex
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