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2CD/LP 30th anniversary expanded edition. 1989 3rd album; ethereal, gothic, ambient with "Across a thousand blades." 21 bonus track CD.
2CD/LP 30th anniversary expanded edition. 1989 3rd album; ethereal, gothic, ambient with "Across a thousand blades." 21 bonus track CD.
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    Digital Support

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    • Digital - remastered album (now) & 21-track bonus (when ready)
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    CD backer

    2CD compact disc in 6-panel digipak, signed by Sam, w/16-page booklet

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    • Memorabilia fanzine (20 page)
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    140-gram clear vinyl LP, signed by Sam

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    CD & LP

    Both!

    Includes:
    • Ashes 2CD, signed by Sam
    • Unseen 4x6 photograph from 1988 cover shoot
    • Downloads (album+bonus) & memorabilia zine
    • Ashes LP on 140 gram clear vinyl, w/16-pg CD-sized lyric book
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    Journal — Fan Pack A

    8" x 5-1/2" journal. 160 lined pages, with colored ribbon bookmark & document pocket on interior back cover.

    Includes:
    • Your choice of 2CD or LP
    • Journal, debossed cover. Sam writes 4 lyric lines on random pages
    • Downloads (album+bonus), memorabilia zine, unseen photo
    • Ashes CD - 2000s edition in paper sleeve (disc only, no booklet)
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    CD Multi Pack

    For the compact disc lovers!

    Includes:
    • CD - As Lonely As Dave Bowman: POD
    • CD - Sam Rosenthal: The Passage
    • CD - To touch the milky way (2016)
    • 2CD - The Rope 25 (1986/2011)
    • CD - 10 Neurotics (2009)
    • Ashes 2CD, signed by Sam
    • Downloads (album+bonus), memorabilia zine, unseen photo
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    Vinyl fanatic!

    Three LPs for you, because you are a fan of vinyl!

    Includes:
    • Ashes LP on 140 gram clear vinyl, w/16-pg CD-sized lyric book
    • LP - To touch the milky way deluxe w/art cards (2016)
    • 2LP - These fleeting moments (2016)
    • Downloads (album+bonus), memorabilia zine, unseen photo
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    Test Pressing

    limited edition

    Includes:
    • Black vinyl test pressing in plain white sleeve
    • Ashes LP on 140 gram clear vinyl, w/16-pg CD-sized lyric book
    • Downloads (album+bonus) & memorabilia zine
    • Unseen 4x6 photograph from 1988 cover shoot
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    Associate Producer

    Your name in the booklet as associate producer; plus extras:

    Includes:
    • PDF of 50+ pages of original lyrics, drafts, xeroxes (1989)
    • Your name in the 16-page CD booklet
    • Ashes 2CD, signed by Sam
    • Ashes LP on 140 gram clear vinyl, w/16-pg CD-sized lyric book
    • Poster, 11x17 full color, signed by Sam
    • Ashes CD - 2000s jewel box edition
    • Journal, debossed cover. Sam writes 4 lyric lines on random pages
    • Downloads (album+bonus) & memorabilia zine
    • Unseen 4x6 photograph from 1988 cover shoot
    • Download album #3 -- even more demos/mixes from 1988
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    Memorabilia 1 — Cassette Tape +

    A 90s-era cassette (still in shrinkwrap) with an uncut 2-sided press sheet of the cassette cover, signed by Sam.

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    CD & retro CD

    2CD remastered compact disc in 6-panel digipak. Plus an original mastering '00s CD in jewel box, still in shrinkwrap.

    Includes:
    • Ashes 2CD, signed by Sam
    • Ashes CD - 2000s jewel box edition
    • Downloads (album+bonus) & memorabilia zine
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    Memorabilia 2 — Cassette +

    A 90s-era cassette (still in shrinkwrap) with a cromalin proof of the cover and inside, signed by Sam.

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    Memorabilia 3 — Postcard proof +

    A color separations proof from a 90s-era Ashes postcard, signed by Sam.

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    • Your choice of 2CD or LP
    • Downloads (album+bonus), memorabilia zine, unseen photo
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    Mastering Sponsors

    Your name listed in the credits as one of 3 Mastering Sponsors. Plus extras:

    Includes:
    • Metal 1/2-inch tape-slicing-block (not my original) signed by sam
    • PDF of 50+ pages of original lyrics, drafts, xeroxes (1989)
    • Your name in the 16-page CD booklet
    • Ashes 2CD, signed by Sam
    • Ashes LP on 140 gram clear vinyl, w/16-pg CD-sized lyric book
    • Poster, 11x17 full color, signed by Sam
    • Ashes CD - 2000s jewel box edition
    • Journal, debossed cover. Sam writes 4 lyric lines on random pages
    • Downloads (album+bonus) & memorabilia zine
    • Unseen 4x6 photograph from 1988 cover shoot
    • Download album #3 -- even more demos/mixes from 1988
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