RAINFOREST SPIRITUAL ENSLAVEMENT - Green Amulet Crafts Supernatural Qualities
This is the second in a reissue series of Dominick Fernows early work as Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement, casting spells from the Green Amulet Crafts Supernatural Qualities (2011) tape onto vinyl for the first time and steadily closing the gap in your Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement collection. Something like the soundtrack to one of Ballards prophetic visions of sunken cities, this second RSE incursion was initially released in an edition of 63 tapes in 2011 and found Fernow dwelling in a dread-fueled, paranoid headspace. Aesthetically, it forms an oblique inversion of Prurients saturated noise assaults or a sort of chopped-and-screwed adjunct to Vatican Shadow, perhaps best located closest to his Force Publique Congo output, but with fathoms more negative space and those full sunken sub bass charges. A Slave Boy That Died An Awful Death For Not Keepng His Owners Horses. He Helps People Who Are Looking For Lost Things." fills the A side, pinpointing a location that could easily be an overgrown traffic island as some Nigerian mangroves in oil country, overrun by local scallies or machete wielding pirates, both scared witless, who could well be the B sides "An Old Hag That Wears Shoes And Stomps Over Peoples Stomachs At Night Making Them Breathless.", as is common to local legends of Manchesters southern edgelands and the Niger Delta. Thanks to Paul Corleys sensitive remaster and Dubplates & Masterings lacquer cut, the sub bass has been perfectly translated to the vinyl for total immersion, sounding stronger, wider than the tape or digital versions ever did, and in the process rendering RSEs magick at its most tangible. Ask many Fernow/Prurient/Vatican Shadow fiends and theyll likely cosign -- this is some of the dankest, most precious work in Fernows sprawling catalog. RIYL: Coil, Demdike Stare, Prurient, Brian Eno / Jon Hassells Fourth World (1980). Edition of 500." - Hospital Productions.
- Regular price $23.00