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The Pyre

Founding member of the Anticon label and collective, Tim Holland (aka Sole), is releasing a book. The Pyre contains a poem written by Holland with illustrations by artist and film maker Ravi Zupa. According to Holland his poem is about the "story of civilization" drawing on influences such as Keats, Villon, Debord, Byron and the Epic of Gilgamesh. The book is accompanied by an "audiobook/album" containing over 20 tracks recorded using an analog 8-track. The publication of The Pyre follows Holland's departure from Anticon earlier this year. The Pyre is out 7 September, available from