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The Dead C releasing quadruple album

A whopping new release from New Zealand no technique trio The Dead C is imminent. Morley, Russell and Yeats's The Twelfth Spectacle arrives in August, and collects live recordings from the last ten years onto four LPs for Grapefruit records's subscription series.

The Twelfth Spectacle includes: Arena, Recorded at La Dynamo Pantin, Paris and Les Ateliers Cl, April 2013; Permanent LSD, recorded at London's Luminaire in December 2006; This Century Sucks, recorded at The Smell, Los Angeles, March 2002, and Year of the Rat, recorded at The Swap Meet in New York in October 2008.

Grapefruit, started by Ba Da Bing's Ben Goldberg in 2010, will be wrapping up its operations with this release, which is out on 19 August, in an edition of 500. More details here.