Loading... Please wait...

Current Top Sellers

Discogs

Please check out our used vinyl selecton on discogs!

View Now

Feedback

How was your experience on the new Ear Candy Music?

Let us know!

Vita Noctis - Against the Rule - 2x LP Vinyl

$33.99 $30.59 (You save $3.40)
(You save $3.40)
SKU:
190622764022
Current Stock:
1
Quantity:

Other Details

Batch:
1/1/2011
Album:
Against the Rule
Artist:
Vita Noctis
Format:
12" Vinyl

Product Description

Dark Entries and Minimal Maximal have joined forces to reissue the complete discography of VITA NOCTIS on a double vinyl LP. Previously these songs were restricted to limited self-released cassettes, compilation appearances and a sole 12" Mini LP. Beware, this is abrasive, primal music made by irritated teenagers full of angst! Vita Noctis were a trio from Vilvoorde, Belgium in the Flemish Region. Inspired by the post-punk movement twin brothers KRIS and JOS KIPS convinced their friend MARTINE GENIJN to start a band in 1983. They recorded their earliest songs onto a 4-track machine in their bedroom studio using the meager equipment they could afford: bass, guitar, two synthesizers and a drum machine. Their first album, In The Face Of...DEATH, was self-released on cassette only in 1984 followed by the Much Money Good Boy, No Money Good-Bye cassette in 1985. In February 1986 the band recorded five songs at Studio Care in Gent, Belgium later released as the self-titled 12" Mini-LP on Mad In Belgium Records. Their final recording session was November 1986 returning to the band's bedroom studio, resulting in the song "She Likes Me" which appeared on the Climax Productions Presents LP. More "arthouse" than "goth", Vita Noctis blend the sneering attitude of punk with the spartan structures of minimal electronics. The band had more in common with the early electronic Sheffield scene of Cabaret Voltaire, Vice Versa or early Human League than their Belgian contemporaries. Urgent vocals go from a whisper to a scream in seconds and sound restless, bored and irritated all at once. Fuzzy guitar, simple baselines and crude electronics take turns accompanying the dynamic vocal stylings. While lyrics tackle weighty topics like death and religion, the landscape they paint is as playfully bratty as it is grim. All songs have been remastered from the restored 1/4" reel to reel tapes by GEORGE HORN at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley California. Each double LP comes in a deluxe gatefold jacket with cover art by original designer STEPHAN BARBERY and never before seen band photos and lyrics for each song. Spanning three years and four recording sessions Against The Rule is the soundtrack to Armageddon, very fitting in the contemporary climate of dissatisfaction and social upheaval.
A1 Intro
A2 Pitch-dark
A3 Introductory Works
A4 Hade
A5 Civilisation
B1 Hearing Noises
B2 These Lies
B3 Cleaning Day
B4 She Likes Me
C1 Hade
C2 These Lies
C3 On A Day Like This
C4 Once In A Lifetime
C5 The Last Delay
C6 Against The Rule
C7 Expose
D1 New Image
D2 Execution
D3 Death And Smoke
D4 Expose
D5 This Is Not The Life
D6 Alone
D7 Exowided

Product Reviews

Write Review

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!

Shipping & Returns

Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.

Shipping

We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.

Find Similar Products by Category

Back to Top