Label: The Spheres (THE SPHERES NINETEEN)
Format: CD / LP / 3 LP Special Edition
The Moons At Your Door
There Is A GraveYard That Dwells In Man
Mass By Boy*
*Only appears on the 3 L.P. special edition.
The Moons At Your Door consists of two pieces, The Moons At Your Door and There Is A GraveYard That Dwells In Man. All images on the vinyl and CD editions reproduce paintings by David, which illustrate one of the stories in his forthcoming anthology of supernatural fiction, which is also titled The Moons At Your Door, and is published by Strange Attractor Press.
The Moons At Your Door was released in 3 formats – CD, LP and 3 LP special edition.
The vinyl edition consists of one 12” record, pressed on opaque white vinyl, housed in her sleep in a gatefold sleeve. The painting on the back of the LP sleeve differs from the painting on the back of the CD sleeve. The special edition of the album is limited to 93 signed and numbered copies, which consist of the same tracks on the standard releases, but with the music appearing on 2 x 12” black vinyl records, with the blank reverses of the records being screen-printed with more artwork by David, and with a third lathe-cut record channelling the third track of the album, which does not appear on the standard LP and CD.
THE MOONS AT YOUR DOOR 12″ 3LP (SPECIAL EDITION)
The album consists of 3 one-sided black vinyl 12” records; all 3 records have no music on the black reverse. The first 2 records, which are white-label test-pressings, have, respectively, track 1 and track 2 from the standard album on their A side: so record one has “The Moons At Your Door” on side 1, and record 2 has “There Is A GraveYard That Dwells In Man” on side 1. The 3rd record is a one-sided lathe-cut record, mastered and cut by the bricoleur, and has on one side the third track from the album, “Mass By Boy”, which only appears on this edition of the album.
Each blank side of each 12” record has a different decorative image silk-screened in white and luminous ink on that blank reverse. This design is different on each of the 3 records. The blank side does NOT have a white label on it.
The text on the white-labels on side 1 of the test-pressings are hand-written by David.
The playable side of the lathe-cut record has David’s thumb-print in silver.
The 6-panel fold-out card poster cover is printed in luminous ink on black card.
The edition comes with a screen-printed insert in silver ink on black card.
The entire item is placed inside a clear sealable bag, sealable bag, screen-printed to the front and back in silver ink.93 copies, signed and numbered by David.