ASCENSION OF THE WATCHERS
, the band featuring FEAR FACTORY
frontman Burton C. Bell
and John Bechdel
, KILLING JOKE
, FALSE ICONS
), will release its full-length debut, "Numinosum"
, on February 19, 2008 via MINISTRY
frontman Al Jourgensen
's 13th Planet Records
: "I am very excited about this. Finally, after five years of diligence and prayer, my patience has paid off."
He added, "I have booked three shows in the Northeast, trying to book one more. I am planning the shows around the release date of 'Numinosum'
03. Residual Presence
04. Canon For My Beloved
05. Moon Shine
06. Becoming Mars
07. On The River
08. Violent Morning
09. Like Falling Snow
10. Sounds Of Silence
Check out the "Numinosum"
artwork at this location
.ASCENSION OF THE WATCHERS
' debut five-song EP, "Iconoclast"
, was made available in 2005 exclusively through the band's web site
was released in two formats: a 12", full-color gatefold on heavy black vinyl in a limited-edition pressing of 500; and as an enhanced CD, with a limited pressing of 1,000. The CD included the five songs — "Evading"
, "Residual Presence"
, "On The River"
, and "Quintessence"
— as well as a video for "On The River"
, a rare interview with Burton
, and links to web sites. The CD and vinyl featured different artwork and photographs by Burton
. Included with every purchase was an autographed promotional photo.ASCENSION OF THE WATCHERS
interview and performance footage: