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Youth and Current 93’s David Tibet form new duo

Hypnopazūzu release their new album Create Christ, Sailor Boy later this month, followed by their debut performance in October

Current 93's David Tibet has paired up with Killing Joke co-founder and bassist Martin Glover aka Youth. Going out as Hypnopazūzu, their debut album will be released by House Of Mythology at the end of August. The pair previously worked together on Current 93's 1984 album Nature Unveiled, which also featured Annie Anxiety. On their duo debut album, which they describe as an expression of “their delayed and arrayed pubescence”, they work alongside a band called FullGullSkull.

“I am happy always to work with Youth in any way, forever and for ever and always and in all ways,” says Tibet. “I wait for my Ouija Board Planchette to receive his Mind’s Eye Text.”

Create Christ, Sailor Boy will be released as a three-sided LP (there will be a laser etching on the fourth) pressed in an array of different coloured vinyl options, and it will be available in two different covers, one by David Tibet, the other by Youth. It will also be released in CD and digital formats on 26 August by House Of Mythology. The live show will take place on 22 October at London Union Chapel, with support from The Stargazer's Assistant.

Check out album track “Magog At The MayPole” below.