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Swans 2xCD live album Not Here/Not Now released to fund next record

In advance of the new Swans album, which is in progress, Michael Gira has released a 2xCD live album titled Not Here/Not Now. As with previous live recordings, it has handmade packaging with a woodblock print by Gira, and all proceeds will go towards paying to put the finishing touches on the new record. As such there are various tiers, from just the record to a meet and greet or a song by Gira "praising the customer, his or her ancestors, thoughts, dreams, and future or past lives, forever." More here, while they last.