Vile Luxury

by Imperial Triumphant

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  • Vile Luxury Pull-over Hoodie
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    Black pull-over hoodie featuring original artwork by Andrew Tremblay.
    Vile Luxury symbol on the front.
    Rotten Chrysler on the sleeve.
    Molten Grandeur on the back.
    ***They run small so ordering a size larger than usual is recommended***

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  • Molten Grandeur Tour Shirt
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    2018 North American Tour t-shirt

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  • Abyssal Gods - Longsleeve
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    2015 design on a black longsleeve tee with Chrysler building on sleeve. Sigil of Goliath on the back.

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  • Sigil of Goliath Lapel Pin
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    Limited edition gold lapel pin with black enamel featuring the art deco Sigil of Goliath. Designed by Andrew Tremblay and in collaboration with Bird Ov Prey.

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  • Vile Luxury Backpatch

    Stitched edge, canvas backpatch. They are 30x27x36cm with paper backing.

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  • Luxury in Death T-shirt
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    100% cotton black tee featuring the 2nd gen. Imperial Triumphant logo with band on front and "Emptiness Through Decadence" on back.

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  • Limited edition Vile Luxury CD Digipak
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    Reissued CD digipak of the 2018 critically acclaimed album Vile Luxury. You can choose to receive it either signed by the band or remain in shrink wrap.

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  • Metropolis T-shirt
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    Exclusive metropolis inspired Imperial Triumphant logo. Black cotton tee shirt.

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  • Signed Limited Edition 2LP Gatefold reissue
    Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    2LP black vinyl reissues of the 2018 album 'Vile Luxury'. Each copy will be hand signed by the band themselves. These are extremely limited as they were only intended for tour purposes.

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1.
Exalted golden creature Impure ungrateful Bright shining spectacular We are useless to ourselves Plenty of time, youth, the vambrace of our eternity The sky no longer the limit A sea of iron and energy Gaze down at the fleshy drones black smog and sentient gears Swarming opulence Begs our weak hungry minds Greater than man Higher than God Swarming Opulence, that which never stops consuming We forget our lavish life And seek luxury in death Emptiness through decadence And madness through beautiful greed
2.
Lower World 06:35
You are machine Blissful and grand Nothing more And nothing to us writhe below in stagnant exhaust As we breath in the light of god Engines scream like steel horse Of dying cavalry weaker than the last the famine of existence Devours us, all the same Humani generis machinas, operari simul, et mortuus solus Know your place in the grand machine Beg me no more, worthless machine I have everything and nothing to give
3.
Gotham Luxe 08:08
Golden peaks of timeless vision From the pedigree of lies Builds the murky sea of giants Top floor, the Kings crown grand illusional desperation Accommodates the masses. While keeping forward motion Lift up, the queens crown Demographic shifts Building them higher Worshipping excess Altars to resplendence Gotham Luxe! Syphoning lifeblood Beholden silver eye. Production never stops. Gotham Luxe! Proletarian servitude Ancient gold supremacy. Society envisioned. Lieber biegen, als brechen!
4.
Слезает кожа как лохмотья И пепел медленно осел Над нашей обожженной плотью Наш дом, наш город, опустел Мы дети мертвенного Бога Отцы мы ядерного сна И волки воют песни смерти О том как эта госпожа Явилась непослушным детям Свои секреты сторожа Мы дети мертвенного Бога Наши забыли имена // Skin is peeling off like rags And ashes slowly settled Over our scorched flesh Our home, our city, emptied out We're children of a deathly God Fathers of a nuclear dream And wolves are howling songs of Death How this mistress Has shown herself to disobedient children Protecting her secrets We're children of a deathly God Our names were forgotten
5.
Cosmopolis 07:55
Come, let us build us a tower whose top may reach unto the stars! atop of which we will write In splendorous black words: Great is the world and its Creator! Great is Man! And his city! My Cosmopolis: Your swollen light Eclipsing virtues, beyond We give ourselves to the unknown Now Lubricate the gears In our blood And feed the machines our tired flesh Great is the world and its Creator! Great is Man! And his hell! Thy cosmopolis: her grand luster Austere master! Behold your servants Who are you to be drawn out from chaos?
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The Filth 09:22
Pulled apart and built again Gears will turn Indifferent to the earth Live to work Work sets you free Let the city consume you And join the gross parade Molting grandeur Shedding exhaust Pulled apart and built again Gears always turn Indifferent to the earth Live to work Work sets you free It builds over the old And Buries the sick The lights too bright to see the lines in the skin The grand effigy of failure Weeping its final tears It was supposed to be great Work sets us free Pleasuring the Filth chain Devoted loyal machine Begging for praise Ready to be replaced
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New York's nebulous avant-garde metal outfit Imperial Triumphant redefine sonic darkness on their ambitious new album, "Vile Luxury". A turbulent, frenetic take on experimental noise and progressive black metal, Imperial Triumphant embody the most austere side of the New York underground. Chaos, menagerie, and the perils of the city clash with its reputation for majesty and extravagance. The band aim to portray the juxtaposition between high society and urban decay.

'Vile Luxury' combines the various musical elements that follow well within the tradition of music in New York, a monolith of the Western world, of constant experimentation and appropriation of all things that enter it, never leaving the same as it came.

credits

released July 13, 2018

Imperial Triumphant:
Zachary Ilya Ezrin - Vocals, Guitars
Kenny Grohowski - Drums
Steve Blanco - Bass, Piano, Synth, Vocals

Distinguished guests:
Will Smith - Vocals
Yoshiko Ohara - Vocals
Andromeda Anarchia - vocals
Sarai Chrzanowski - Vocals

J. Walter Hawkes - Trombone
Joe Beaty - Trombone
Ben Hankle - Trumpet
Jonathan Powell - Trumpet
Dan Peck - Tuba

Chernobyl Blues lyrics written Sasha Davydova

Recorded at Menegroth, NYC, 2017
Engineered, mixed, & mastered by Colin Marston
Art & design - Andrey Tremblay

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Born in the metropolis: Imperial Triumphant embodies the sounds of New York City. From top floor luxury to the rotten underground.

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