release date: 09-11-2018
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✓ 25 year anniversary of a classic, pioneering EBM album
✓ CD edition includes 7 bonus tracks!
✓ Completely remastered from the original tapes
✓ Brand new cover design
Norwegian EBM pioneers Apoptygma Berzerk have announced a reissue campaign for their debut album, Soli Deo Gloria, with Artoffact Records. The album, which launched Apoptygma Berzerk into the spotlight and kicked off a career that would see them release with major labels, turns 25 this fall! . Soli Deo Gloria will be reissued on LP and CD, with the original 13 tracks remastered for vinyl From the original tapes. The CD version will include seven bonus tracks, 4 of which are previously unreleased! Artoffact Records has designed special splatter vinyl editions in collaboration with Apop's front-man, Stephan Groth, which are each limited to only 250 units worldwide. Soli Deo Gloria was a massive hit for the band, and includes some of their best-loved songs, Including such classics as “Bitch”, “Burnin’ Heretic”, “Ashes to Ashes”, “Stitch”…. Apoptygma Berzerk was formed in 1989 and has released six studio albums, several live albums and best of collections, and a series of experimental EPs. The band has played live on every continent in the world save Antarctica. Artoffact Records has previously designed deluxe vinyl and cassette reissues of some of Apoptygma's best-loved releases.
TRACKS: 01. Like Blood from the Beloved (Part 1), 02. Bitch, 03. Burnin' Heretic (Album Version), 04. Stitch, 05. Walk with Me, 06. Backdraft, 07. ARP (808 Edit), 08. Spiritual Reality, 09. Skyscraping (Schizophreniac), 10. All Tomorrows Parties, 11. The Sentinel, 12. Ashes to Ashes '93, 13. Like Blood from the Beloved (Part 2)
Bonus-Tracks: 14. Borrowed Time (Club Mix), 15. Burning Heretic (Crisp Version), 16. The Sentinel (Nun of Your Business Version by Blackhouse), 17. Ashes to Ashes (Guitar Version), 18. ARP, 19. Ashes to Ashes (4-Track Version), 20. Backdraft (Sarpsborg Synth Version)