4) V = ⁴⁄₃ πRot³

from by Keegan Ostrowski

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    After putting eight 2-disc sets up for sale on 3/14, seven of them sold out within 12 hours, the last one sold after 6. So for 4/20, I'm putting up eight times that amount up for sale. I'm selling 64 sets of The Ilusen's Fallacy up for sale for 4/20, a date that bears all kinds of significance.

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    For 4/04, I've made a batch of limited press cassette tapes of The Ilusen's Fallacy! Every tape contains the entire 88.88 minutes of the album. Each cassette comes pressed on a TDK D90 Type I tape from 1982, although come in many different styles. These can be played in boomboxes, cassette decks, or car tape players!

    Although cassette tapes are undeniably outdated, the novelty of creating cassette tapes by myself filled me with almost as much joy as I had releasing the album. I was genuinely so happy. Not only does it fill my heart with so much passion, but I've also grown to love the warmth and noise that comes with cassette tapes.

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about

V = ⁴⁄₃ πRot³ is talking about numerology, mathematics, and the Pythagorean cult that discussed the foundation of mathematics that we live and breathe today, though not completely and directly related.

It was Saint Augustine that said "Numbers are the universal language given to us by the deity as confirmation of the truth".

This song is the most difficult to perform on each instrument written for it on the entire album.

lyrics

Before, there was bewilderment.
Nothing to use, but brute force and our tools.

Until eager minds from Mediterranean lands,
Founded their cults to collectively understand.

Together they sing,
Their glorious myth, of universal language

Collaborated,
From only the best of theoreticians.

Together they sing,
Their brilliant saga, of their lingua franca.

Their works would survive,
Outlive any other dialect.

Together they sing.


Formulas recreate a
Science for us to agree,
To be passed down below to
New life that will outdate us.
Born to calculate all of
Mankind's ultimate problems
Preceding far among us,
A different form of titans
Making functions to define,
how we live throughout our lives
And creating standards for
Preventing more of us to die
Theorems constructed to
Explain the milestones of
Untouchable horizons,
That were supposed to be unlocked.

Some are, studied, well known.
Some are, secret, hidden.
Some to, be exploited.
Some to, be discovered.
Some are, old legacies.
Some are commodities
Some to, be utilized.
Some to, be recognized.

We, depend, on them,
So true, and genuine.
We, give in, to them
To expose the heavens.
We, depend, on them, to, guide, us,
Fact, and truth. So divine.
We, give in, to them, to trust,
To reveal, the, heavens.
(To help us to ascend.)

A machine, so elegant, a quantiverse, subsequent
A noble code, magnificent, phenomenal, exquisite.


Harmonize, data to comprehend.
Scrutinize, the cosmological,
Organize, its complete eloquence,
Centralize all the methodical.

credits

from The Ilusen's Fallacy, track released August 8, 2016
Guitars, harsh vocals, and clean male vocals: Keegan Ostrowski
Bass: Linus Klausenitzer
Clean female vocals: Sara Vanderheyden

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Ilusen's Fallacy San Diego, California

7-string progressive death metal, written by 19-year old multi-instrumentalist Keegan Ostrowski located in San Diego, California.

Guitars, bass, drums, symphony, and lyrics written by Keegan Ostrowski.

7-string guitars recorded by Keegan Ostrowski.

7-string fretless bass recorded by Linus Klausenitzer of Obscura and Alkaloid.

Writing started in 2013
88.88 minutes
(1:28:52.52)
Released 8/8/16
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