- THANATOPRAXIS -

by In-kata

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FASTING FOOLS SOME FOOL LIES RAMBLING ON A PAPERBOARD BED A SKELETON LIZARD ON A DECK OF LUCKY EIGHTS SCRATCH CARDS A FASTING FOOL IN THE CIRCUS OF PLENTY SOME GHOST SHOT OUT OF THE PUREST WHITE SNOW THESE BIRDS LIKE FLYING INTO THE SPARKLING WINDOWS OF TOWER BUILDINGS 5674 LIES LOSING PULSE AGAIN HIDING A SMALL STACK OF BONES IN A TIGHT PACK OF SKIN HIDING A DEHYDRATED MOLE STUCK IN ITS BURROW HIDING 5674 LIES LOSING PULSE HIDING SLOWLY FADE OUT MY DEAREST FRIEND WAKE UP NO MORE SETTLE FOR DREAMS AT THE END OF THE LINE LIES A POT OF GOLD AND THE WASTED LIFE OF A HUNGRY MAN
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THEY'RE COMING SOMEONE HAS BEEN CAUGHT IT MUST BE ONE OF THEM ONE OF THE SAVAGES HEARD IT FROM A FRIEND WHO HEARD IT FROM A FRIEND HE SAID IT BIT HIS HAND THEY’RE LIKE GIANT ANTS THEY FEED ON VIRGIN FLESH THEY’RE ALL OVER TOWN NOW THEY’VE COME FOR A PIECE OF THE CAKE NOW WE GET RID OF THEM OFF WITH THE HEADS I LIVE ON TOXIN AND AMMUNITION WIRE MY SENSORS AND DUMMY DOMES THEY’RE COMING THEY’RE COMING OUT THEY’RE COMING THEY’RE COMING OUT OUT OF THE WALLS THEIR GONNA COME OUT OF THE WALLS I DUG MYSELF A BRAND NEW HOME AND KEEP MY MOTHER ON THE PHONE THEY’RE COMING THEY’RE COMING OUT THEY’RE COMING THEY’RE COMING OUT DEAR ELECTRIC FENCE WE NEED BIGGER WALLS WE NEED A PESTICIDE A CURE FOR THE PARASITES SHOCK THE VERMIN KIDS AND TRAP THE CLEVER RATS OBLITERATE THEM ALL THEY ARE MUCH BETTER OFF DEAD YOU COULD BE THE FRIEND WHO DID IT FOR A FRIEND SOME KIND OF CHARITY SOMETHING WE’LL NEVER SEE THEY’RE LIKE GIANT ANTS THEY FEED ON VIRGIN FLESH THEY’RE ALL OVER TOWN NOW THEY’VE COME FOR A PIECE OF THE CAKE NOW WE GET RID OF THEM OFF WITH THE HEADS I LIVE ON TOXIN AND AMMUNITION WIRE MY SENSORS AND DUMMY DOMES I DUG MYSELF A BRAND NEW HOME AND KEEP MY MOTHER ON THE PHONE THEY’RE COMING THEY’RE COMING OUT THEY’RE COMING THEY’RE COMING OUT HE KEEPS HIS MOTHER ON THE PHONE THEY’RE COMING OUT THEY’RE COMING THEY’RE COMING OUT OUT OF THE WALLS THEIR GONNA COME OUT OF THE WALLS (FOR YOU)
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A FUR CALLED LOUISE THEY FOUND A HAND IN BERLIN SOME TEETH AND A KIDNEY IN ROME A BEATING HEART IN THE WATER OF NEVA SOME OF MY TROUBLE IN SPAIN TRACK LIPS IN LEIPZIG MY CARE AT CAMINO DEL REY HUNT FOR A FACE IN MY BLACKED OUT DAYS AND GUESS I’LL NEVER DO IT, DO IT AGAIN I’LL BE SOME KIND OF ANIMAL AND SOME KIND OF FRIEND A CHILD WITH A MOUSEGUN ON SOME KIND OF HIGH FOR YOUR PRETTY PROBLEMS AND YOUR BEAUTIFUL HAIR I WILL SHOOT ON ANYTHING I KILLED A CAT IN SHANGAI ATE LICE OF A FUR CALLED LOUISE I’VE BEEN A SPOOK IN A BIT OF EVERYWHERE THE APPARITION OF THE VIRGIN MARY TRACK LOVE IN LION MY FRIENDS OF TROUBLE GALORE GO FIND A TRACE OF MY BLACKED OUT DAYS AND GUESS I’LL NEVER THIS REALLY IS THE END THIS IS WHERE IT ALL BEGINS THIS IS SMACK IN THE MIDDLE OF SOMETHING ALMOST REAL
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DISSENT 03:42
DISSENT I KNOW YOU’RE ON THE VERGE OF GIVING UP YOU’RE A LITTLE BIT HUNGRY GAGGED AND BOUND I OWN A CROSS-CUT SHREDDER AND EXECUTIVE CHAIR IN TOP GRADE LEATHER I AM A BILLIONAIRE I AM A HANDS ON MAN I TAPE TOES AND THUMBS HANDLE LIQUIDS AND CLYSTERS LUST FOR DEEP CUTS AND BLISTERS HELP ME, STAND BY ME, LEND ME YOU SHOULDER AND EARS LEND ME THE BACK OF YOUR CAR MAKE SURE THE BODY DISAPPEARS THIS IS EVERYTHING YOU’VE EVER BEEN EVERYTHING YOU ARE THIS IS HOW I STEAL EACH AND EVERY PART OF YOU I’M YOUR LOVE AND YOUR HATE I’M THE ONE YOU RELATE TO I AM ALL YOU SEE I’M THE BOOT ON YOUR FACE I AM YOUR DISGRACE I AM ALL YOU HAVE YOU WERE MADE OUT OF ME BABY CAN’T YOU SEE I AM ALL YOU KNOW I’M THE ONE YOU CREATE I’M YOUR BIG MISTAKE I AM ALL YOU ARE THIS IS EVERYTHING YOU’VE EVER BEEN EVERYTHING YOU ARE THIS IS HOW I STEAL EACH AND EVERY PART OF YOU SOMEHOW YOU HAVE LOST EVERYTHING YOU’VE EVER BEEN THIS IS HOW YOU LOSE EVERYTHING YOU ARE
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LULLABY 05:57
LULLABY YOU’RE THE ONE WHO WILL SURVIVE THIS DECEIT IS CHARITY THIS IS HOW LUCKY YOU ARE DO YOUR TWINKLE LITTLE STAR SOMEONE SET THE HOUSE ON FIRE CLOSE YOUR EYES AND FALL ASLEEP DREAM OF ALL YOU STILL DESIRE WHILE THEY THROUGH YOUR CURTAINS CREEP YOU BETTER STAY INSIDE IT’S GONNA BE ALL RIGHT AND YOU WILL FIND OUT YOU’RE A FRIEND, YOU’RE CLOSE YOU WILL GET TO KNOW WHAT EVERYBODY KNOWS YOU’RE THE ONE WHO WILL SURVIVE THIS DECEIT IS CHARITY THIS IS HOW LUCKY YOU ARE DO YOUR TWINKLE LITTLE STAR LEARN TO RUN AND HOW TO LIE SOMEONE SET THE HOUSE ON FIRE
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ALL IS MINE 04:19
ALL IS MINE I’LL HAVE THE PRETTY LITTLE DRUNK OUTSIDE ON THE BENCH WITH THE TORN UP DRESS, THE SMILE AND THE CURIOUS SCENT, THE GRIZZLE-HAIRED WIDOW ON THE TABLE AT THE RIGHT WITH THE LITTLE SHARP NOSE, THE DOG AND THE BEAUTIFUL FRIGHT, THE BABY, THE BROTHER AND THE MOTHER-IN-LAW OF THE FREAK IN THE DUNES ON THE KID WITH THE LIGHTER AND THE SPOON WOULD YOU RECOMMEND THE WINE? THE BULL WITH THE BEARD ON FIRE, THE SHEEP WITH THE AXE, THE BOY WITH THE HEAD OF A SWINE? I’LL HAVE THE CLERK AT THE BANK, THE ONE IN CHARGE, A MAD POLITICIAN, A MOUTH FULL OF CRAP AND THE NEXT IN LINE I’LL HAVE ALL AND ALL AT ONCE ALL IS MINE I’LL TAKE THE LOVERS IN THE CAR AT THE SIDE OF THE ROAD THE LONER ON THE PIER THE HIPPIE WITH HAT AND THE FLUTE IN THE MUD I’LL HAVE THE VOICE ON THE RADIO THE BEAUTIFUL SMILE OF THE GIRL ON THE COVER AND THE FUNNY OLD BEGGAR WITH THE CUT-OFF NOSE THE CUTE LITTLE BOY WITH THE THE HORNS OF A BULL AND THE BIG, BAD LUMP I’LL HAVE ALL AND ALL AT ONCE ALL IS MINE THE MENU, THE BOOK, THE WAITRESS, HER SISTER, THE TABLE, THE COOK, THE CASH AND THE REGISTER
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SOME OF MY FINGERS I SLID SOME OF MY FINGERS IN SOME KIND OF HAND FELT SOME ITCH ON MY SHOULDER SOME NEW KIND OF FRIEND I LIKE BODIES LIKE YOURS IN CLEVER POSITIONS I DO DISCO I DANCE MOVE SOME LIPS AND SAY HELLO I PLAN ON SOME SORT OF ANGER SOME SICKENING PLOT A CLOSE ENCOUNTER WITH ANGELS A CRACK OF A SPINE I LIKE FACES LIKE YOURS DISFIGURED AND BLEEDING I DO SMILES AND I TOAST TO CHEER UP WENDY AND EWING I LIVE ON HUNGER AND APPETITE SLEEPWALK IN PUZZLES AND WAKE UP IN DREAMS ONE SILVER BUTTON IS ALL IT TAKES I’M A DANCER, A PITY MACHINE SOMEONE DRAG ME OUT OF HERE TONIGHT I AM THE GAZE, THE ECHO, THE SHADE I AM THE GRACIOUS GOD OF THE GRAND BAZAAR TAKE A GOOD LOOK AT THESE IMAGES AND TELL ME WHAT THEY REMIND YOU OF I AM THE GRACIOUS GOD I DO LIFE AND DEATH TAKE A GOOD LOOK AT THESE IMAGES AND TELL ME WHAT THEY REMIND YOU OF I DO LIKE YOUR GRASPING HANDS MY NAME ON YOUR FOREHEAD THE CHEWING ON MY EAR THE FOAM ON YOUR LIPS I FINGER SMALL FLAKES OF SCARFSKIN AND EAT THEM, I’M HUNGER DRINK MY BREATH, EAT MY WINE A MOUTH FULL OF TASTE SOMEONE’S SALIVA ‘S ALL OVER MY SHIRT I’VE BEEN TALKED TO AGAIN THAT MUST BE WHAT I HAVE HEARD I’LL MIX BLEACH WITH AMMONIA SWAP YOU FOR SONIA HAVE MY DESSERT AND KILL YOU WITH PNEUMONIA
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CYANIDE ROAD 07:32
CYANIDE ROAD AT THE HOUSE NEAR THE CROSS HALF WAY CYANIDE ROAD LIVE THE BLISSED OUT EUPHORIC IN ECSTASY THERE’S A BUZZ ‘BOUT THE HOUSE HALF WAY CYANIDE ROAD IT IS SAID TO SERVE SIN AND DELIGHT ON DEMAND LET’S ALL MOVE TO CYANIDE ROAD TO THE HOUSE WITH THE PITCH BLACK DEAD DOG ON A CHAIN LET’S ALL MOVE TO CYANIDE ROAD TO THE HOUSE OF ETERNAL BLISS AT THE HOUSE NEAR THE CROSS THEY SERVE FREE LIPS SUICIDE PILLS THEY SERVE LOVE TESTED ON MAMMALS AT THE HOUSE ON CYANIDE ROAD
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THE FABLE 04:13
THE FABLE THIS IS YOUR SHAPE YOUR FACE AND SKIN YOU CEASED YOUR TRYING YOU’LL NEVER FIT IN THIS IS YOUR PHOTO AND THIS YOUR SONG THIS IS YOUR MAKEUP WHAT YOU HAVE BECOME THESE ARE YOUR EYES THIS IS THE GLUE HERE’S THE INJECTION THIS CAN’T BE YOU THIS IS YOUR JAW HERE COMES THE SUTURE THIS IS A DRAIN FROM THE HEART AND THE FUTURE COME SEE THE SHOW OF THE MAN WITH THE GIFTED HANDS WITNESS THE CALL OF THE VENTURE COME SEE THE HANDS BOXED IN CRAFTED WOOD ALL STEP IN LINE FOR THE MASTER OF RUIN THIS IS YOUR DAY YOUR FRIENDS, YOUR CLAN THIS IS THE IMPACT OF YOUR FINAL PLAN SOME ELEGY MY LAST RESPECT HERE COMES DECAY WHAT DID YOU EXPECT

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released November 12, 2012

Bram Sigo: drums
Gerrit Muylaert: synths, keys
Jorg Strecker: guitars, vocals
Mattias Cré: bass
Wannes Cré: vocals, guitar

Recorded by Hendik Muylaert at GAM studio, La Chapelle.
Mixed by Filip Goris at Red Tape studio.
Mastered by Fred Kevorkian, New York.

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In-kata Antwerpen, Belgium

In-kata is the new band of the members of quetzal. They released several albums on Conspiracy Records and toured Europe excessively, sharing stages with At the Drive In, Nomeansno, Alice Donut, Victims Family and many more.
In-kata have a new album out: THANATOPRAXIS. Slightly different from what they did before: more rhythm, more anxiety, more hostility, more fun. BOOKINGS: franky@stage-mania.com
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