A Somber Preclusion of Being (3LP)




A Somber Preclusion of Being on 3LP limited edition hand-numbered silver with black splatter vinyl.  Released on 9/4/2020.

This is the first vinyl pressing of A Somber Preclusion of Being.

Mastered specifically for vinyl by Jens Bogren at Fascination Street Studios.

Three 140-160g, 12″ records in black paper sleeves, inside a full color album jacket with 7mm spine.  Includes a 12″× 12″ paper insert with lyrics, a band photo, and the album credits.

150 limited edition silver with black splatter triple vinyl
100 black triple vinyl

Our sincere thanks to those who support us during the release of our first full length album!  The silver with black splatter version is a limited edition of 150 copies that have been hand-numbered by the band, and will never be produced again in this particular colorway.

Includes a digital download, in MP3 format, from this site.

    1. A Colorless Eternity [16:52]
    2. A Timeless Vault [8:44] / Induced Desolation [9:50]
    3. Apparitions of Existence [12:12]
    4. An Essence of Anguish [12:01]
    5. Into an Empty Dream [15:08]
    6. [Side F is silent.]

Total length: 74:47.

Our first full length album.  To be released on 9/4/2020.

Josh Moran (Vocals, Guitars, Cello)
Alex Smith (Guitars)
Grim Riley (Bass)
Chris Kudukey (Drums)
Mark Richardson (Keyboards)

All tracks composed and performed by Vacant Eyes.
Lyrics by Josh Moran.
Guest vocals on “Into an Empty Dream” by Jessica Rose.
Recorded and mixed by Brian Westbrook at Sonic Titan Studios.
Mastered by Jens Bogren at Fascination Street Studios.

Logo by Gragoth.
Front cover artwork by Kishor Haulenbeek.
Back cover image by Chris Kudukey.
Band photograph by Suz Manning and Darcy Stall.
Layout by Alex Smith.

Please note that we are currently unable to sell to some countries as a result of the Postal Service temporarily suspending international mail acceptance for certain destinations due to the service impacts related to COVID-19. A list of service disruptions can be found here. If anyone residing in one of these locations would like to make a purchase and have us ship to you once the suspensions have been lifted, please contact us via e-mail: band@vacanteyesdoom.com. Thanks for your understanding.

Please also note that according to the Postal Service, “USPS products and packages may require more time to be delivered due to limited transportation availability as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 impacts.”


Additional information

Weight 24.8 oz
Dimensions 12.375 × 12.375 × 0.275591 in

Black, Hand-Numbered Limited Edition Silver with Black Splatter

  1. An Essence of Anguish Vacant Eyes 12:02
  2. A Colorless Eternity Vacant Eyes 16:53
  3. Silent Acquiescence Vacant Eyes 3:40
  4. Indifference Vacant Eyes 12:00
  5. The Cortex Vacant Eyes 9:50
  6. The Dim Light of Introversion Vacant Eyes 8:54