City Hospital (Jackdaw Edition)

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Sleeve design by Phantom & Son, Intl.
Photography by Pierre-Emmanuel Tendero
Essay by Mark Goodall
Image Contributions by
Colin Dilnot
Edition of 350

Track Listing:

1a. Awoke on a Ship
1b. The Coal Barge
1c. Staring Out Of The Window At Twilight
1d. The Death of Ase

An expanded soundtrack to the Malcolm Lowry novella “Lunar Caustic”.

Presented in a jackdaw style format, this release charts the unsteady memories and shifting surroundings of protagonist Bill Plantagenet as he recovers from an alcoholic-fueled breakdown in the City Hospital. Based on Lowry’s own self admission to New York’s Bellevue in the 1930’s, our observations are presented through maps, photographs and postcards from the era, a sort of “psycho-geography”.

Paper stock used (quantities differ per jackdaw):
Cyclus Silk 300g: Soft white board. At least 50% recycled, FSC certified, Cyclus 160g: At least 50% recycled, FSC certified, Martello 250g: At least 50% recycled, FSC certified

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