The Trial of Failure

by Of Spire & Throne

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earn fail and release serve only in the waking of the eye enduring chance bound in accepting solace borne through toil marking the trail crawl staring from the shallow of the self searching for strength claim inherit the ritual of loss there's no hand to reach to there's no hope to face me the safe heart in absence the pale light eternal take it take it take it take me
recreant of the fold the impulse external now vivid in absence the ideal decaying steeped in ruin burying truth resurrecting crooked abstracts the agent abandoned calling void appeal to the self that's drawing breath fail as i have raise veil of my heart sourcing the call ever intact turn time proven truths leading the end leaving the trail lift the shadow of the monolith, the afflicted role strength breaks under the shelter of aid, steadying search despite the tide of loss this vessel remains


Recorded and mastered by Ali Moniack at Shore Sounds/Arcadia, Edinburgh May-August 2011


released September 24, 2011

Bass - Matt Davies
Guitar - Steven Duffus
Guitar, vocals - Ali Lauder
Drums, synthesiser - Graham Stewart


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Of Spire & Throne Edinburgh, UK

Of Spire & Throne have been chipping the same few down-tuned fragments of riff off the doom coal-face at the end of the same dank and airless tunnel since 2009. They have no plans to resurface.

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