Lux Vanitas - The Mysterious And Deadly... is a 7-inch single by the American post-punk band Lux Vanitas. It was released in 1997 on the Paralogy label. The single features two tracks, "The Mysterious And Deadly..." and "I Am The Dark."
The single was recorded in 1996 at the Blasting Room in Fort Collins, Colorado. It was produced by Brian McTernan, who has also worked with bands such as Converge, As I Lay Dying, and The Dillinger Escape Plan.
The music on The Mysterious And Deadly... is a mix of post-punk, darkwave, and gothic rock. The vocals are sung in a deep, guttural style. The lyrics are dark and atmospheric, dealing with themes of death, decay, and the occult.
The single was well-received by critics. AllMusic called it "a powerful and atmospheric release" and "a must-have for fans of darkwave and gothic rock."
The Mysterious And Deadly... is a classic example of the dark and atmospheric sound of Lux Vanitas. It is a must-have for fans of post-punk, darkwave, and gothic rock.
|Original Release: 1997.|
|Catalog No: PLGY-02.|
|Size: 7" Single Vinyl Record.|