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Relapse Announces Deluxe Vinyl Reissue Of DEATH’s ‘Human’

Relapse Records is excited to announce the vinyl reissue of DEATH’s legendary, fourth album Human! The reissue will be available as a standard single LP and a limited edition deluxe 2xLP boxset. The deluxe version has been packaged into a super limited (500) vinyl box set containing the full Human album remastered on the first LP plus a bonus 2nd LP featuring instrumental studio tracks and demos from ‘91 (on vinyl for the first time) and is housed in an exclusive jacket with expanded art. Both LPs are pressed on Bone White and Aqua Blue Merge with Blood Red and Bronze Splatter. The box set is accompanied with an album art slipmat, a 22” x 22” album art poster and a 8.5” x 8.5” magnet sheet containing all of DEATH’s iconic album art and logos. Full LP pressing information is available below.

Watch a trailer for the reissue below.

The Human vinyl reissues are due out March 31st on LP/Deluxe 2xLP Boxset via Relapse Records. Pre-orders are available now through Relapse.com at this location. The album can be streamed in full via DEATH’s Bandcamp page here.

DEATH, the heavy metal institution founded, realized, and helmed by legendary guitarist Chuck Schuldiner, released its legendary fourth studio album Human (1991) to massive worldwide critical acclaim. The album’s complex and progressive music and introspective lyrics marked a massive stylistic change away from the more primitive early material for the group, and Human went on to become one of the most influential metal records in the history of the genre. Remixed under the watchful eye of longtime DEATH producer Jim Morris, Human represents the fully-realized version of this epic album. Available on vinyl for the first time in over 7 years!

Human First Relapse Press (Standard 1xLP):

3800 x Black Standard Gram

500 x Metallic Gold Standard Gram *Retail Exclusive* (Not available through Relapse.com)

500 x Blood Red Standard Gram *European / Rough Trade Germany Exclusive* (Not available through Relapse.com)

500 x Black and Blood Red Merge Standard Gram *Relapse.com Exclusive*

300 x Clear with Blood Red, Bronze and Aqua Blue Splatter Standard Gram *Relapse.com Exclusive*

300 x Picture Disc *Relapse.com Exclusive*

Human Reissue Tracklisting:

LP 1

Flattening Of Emotions
Suicide Machine
Together As One
Secret Face
Lack Of Comprehension
See Through Dreams
Cosmic Sea
Vacant Planets
God Of Thunder (Bonus Track)

LP 2

Human – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks

Flattening Of Emotions – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Suicide Machine – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Together As One – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Secret Face – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Secret Face – Part 2 – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Lack Of Comprehension – Basic Instrumental Studio Track
“Felt Good” – Studio Snippet – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
See Through Dreams – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
See Through Dreams – Part 2 – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Vacant Planets – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Cosmic Sea – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
Cosmic Sea – Part 2 – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks
God Of Thunder – Basic Instrumental Studio Tracks

Human Demos – March 25, 1991

Flattening Of Emotions – Demos – 3/25/91
Lack Of Comprehension – Demos – 3/25/91
Suicide Machine – Demos – 3/25/91
Together As One – Demos – 3/25/91
See Through Dreams – Demos – 3/25/91
Secret Face (Instrumental) – Demos – 3/25/91
Vacant Planets (Instrumental) – Demos – 3/25/91

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