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Past is Prologue


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    NAEDR ‘Past is Prologue‘ tape (ZB231)

    For fans of: State Faults, Mortar and Heaven In Her Arms

    An astounding debut full length by Singapore’s NAEDR (member of Bethari). This truly incredible collection of 9 songs titled collectively as ‘Past is Prologue’ will have fans of Envy and Heaven In Her Arms in a frenzy. Ranging from epic post-hardcore to shrieky emo-violence and coming on both 12” vinyl and cassette variants, there’s something for everyone. One of the most complete, visceral and engaging releases of 2020, without a doubt. Co-released with Tomb Tree Tapes (cassettes).

    Red w/black smoke 12” vinyl /300. Cassettes /30 (15 swirl, 6 gold swirl, 6 silver and 5 test dips. Download code included. 9 songs.

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Prelude 00:56
The Tyrant 02:45
The Sorrow 02:34
Asunder 02:41
Stalker 04:35
Disquiet 03:04
Gehenna 02:39


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Canada/International = www.zegemabeachrecords.com/zegema-beach-releases/naedr

Released on 12" vinyl format by:
Miss The Stars Records
Zegema Beach Records
Illuminate My Heart Records

Released on cassette tape format by:
Utarid Tapes
Tomb Tree Tapes
Le Blast Records
Larry Records
Missed Out Records
Les Disques Rabat Joie


released November 15, 2020

Drums recorded by Martin Kong at Snakeweed Studios
All other instruments recorded by Ahmad Ariff
Mixed by Martin Kong
Mastered by Brad Boatright at Audiosiege Mastering Studio

Naedr is:
Ahmad Ariff - Guitar
Ahmad Hedzir - Bass, Vocals
Bennett Bay - Guitar, Piano
Shafiq Agoes - Drums
Timothy Wong - Vocals

All songs written, arranged and performed by Naedr.


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