Sunn O))) & Boris (3) ‎– Altar

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Southern Lord ‎– sunn⁶²
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3 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, Blue
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Altar Prelude
A Her Lips Were Wet With Venom [Satan Oscillate My Metallic Sonatas]
Drums – AtsuoGuitar – Dylan Carlson, Greg Anderson, Stephen O'MalleyGuitar, Bass – TakeshiLead Guitar – WataSynthesizer [Korg MS20] – Tos NieuwenhuizenSynthesizer [Moog Taurus] – Rex Ritter
B Her Lips Were Wet With Venom [Satan Oscillate My Metallic Sonatas]
Drums – AtsuoGuitar – Greg Anderson, Stephen O'MalleyGuitar, Bass – TakeshiLead Guitar – WataSynthesizer [Korg MS20] – Tos NieuwenhuizenSynthesizer [Moog Taurus] – Dylan Carlson
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C Etna
Double Bass [Upright Bass] – Bill HerzogDrums – AtsuoGuitar – Greg Anderson, Stephen O'MalleyGuitar, Bass – TakeshiLead Guitar – Wata
D1 N.L.T.
Cymbal [Bowed], Gong – AtsuoDouble Bass [Upright Bass] – Bill Herzog
D2 The Sinking Belle (Blue Sheep)
Bass Guitar – Greg AndersonDrums [Traps] – AtsuoGuitar – TakeshiGuitar, Effects [Space Echo] – WataLyrics By – Jesse SykesPercussion – Adrienne DaviesPiano – Stephen O'MalleyVocals – Bill Herzog, Jesse Sykes, Phil Wandscher
E1 Akuma No Kuma
Drums [Lead] – AtsuoSnare – Bill HerzogSynthesizer [Korg MS20] – Stephen O'MalleySynthesizer [Korg MS20], Effects [Sherman Filter Bank, Echoplex] – Randall DunnSynthesizer [Moog Rogue] – Greg AndersonSynthesizer [Oberheim] – Tos Nieuwenhuizen, Troy SwansonSynthesizer [Roland SH101] – Mell DettmerTrombone – Steve Moore (5)Vocoder – Joe Preston
E2 Fried Eagle Mind
Bass Guitar – Greg AndersonGuitar [Clandestine Guitar], Performer [Califone] – Stephen O'MalleyLead Guitar [Bottle Leqad Guitar] – TakeshiSynthesizer [Korg MS20], Performer [Natural Trouble] – Randall DunnSynthesizer [Moog Taurus] – Tos NieuwenhuizenSynthesizer [Oberheim 4 Voice] – Troy SwansonVocals, Guitar [Space Guitar] – Wata
F Blood Swamp
Gong – AtsuoGuitar – Greg Anderson, Kim Thayil, Stephen O'MalleyGuitar, Bass – TakeshiLead Guitar – WataSynthesizer [Moog Rogue] – Tos NieuwenhuizenSynthesizer [Moog Taurus] – Rex Ritter

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Recorded by Randall Dunn & Mell Dettmer at Litho, October 2005
Additional recording by Randall Dunn at Aleph, December 2005
Mixed at Avast, June 2006
Mastered at Sinister Kitchen, July 2006
Vinyl cut September 2006

Pressed on 180 gram vinyl. Packaged in an elaborate gatefold jacket/book with color printing on all pages. The individual LPs are held in heavy black sleeves with black print. Back cover and inner book list the first track as Her Lips Were Wet With Venom [Satan Oscillate My Metallic Sonatas].

2000 copies on opaque blue vinyl (available only via Southern Lord mailorder).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Sticker): 808720006216
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A run out, etched): SUNN62 E [symbol] at D&M
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B run out, etched): SUNN62 F [symbol] at D&M
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C run out, etched): SUNN62 A [symbol] at D&M
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D run out, etched): SUNN62 B [symbol] at D&M
  • Matrix / Runout (Side E run out, etched): SUNN62 C [symbol] at D&M
  • Matrix / Runout (Side F run out, etched): SUNN62 D [symbol] at D&M

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
sunn62 Sunn O))) & Boris (3) Sunn O))) & Boris (3) - Altar(2xCD, Album, Ltd, Num) Southern Lord sunn62 US 2006 Sell This Version
SUNN62 Sunn O))) & Boris (3) Sunn O))) & Boris (3) - Altar(3xLP, Album, Ltd, Cle) Southern Lord SUNN62 US 2007 Sell This Version
SUNN62 Sunn O))) & Boris (3) Sunn O))) & Boris (3) - Altar(3xLP, Album, Ltd, Ora) Southern Lord SUNN62 US 2007 Sell This Version
SUNN62 Sunn O))) & Boris (3) Sunn O))) & Boris (3) - Altar(3xLP, Album, Ltd) Southern Lord SUNN62 US 2007 Sell This Version
sunn62 Sunn O))) & Boris (3) Sunn O))) & Boris (3) - Altar(CD, Album) Southern Lord sunn62 2006 Sell This Version

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