St. Petersburg trio Reality Asylum releases new album at the VFW on Friday

Hiyacinth Trash was recorded in St. Pete and mastered in Chicago.

click to enlarge St. Petersburg trio Reality Asylum releases new album at the VFW on Friday
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There’s no substitute for experiencing a set from electro and darkwave leaning band Reality Asylum in person, but you can take a piece of the St. Petersburg trio home thanks to a new, eight song album, Hiyacinth Trash, that was recorded and mixed at St. Pete’s Leather Stallion before being mastered by Greg Obis in Chicago. Cosmic and creepy Gainesville electro-industrial act Lilac Angel opens this VFW show.

Reality Asylum Record Release w/Soot/Lilac Angel/Low Season. Fri. Sept. 13, 8 p.m. $4. VFW Post 39, St. Petersburg. INFO.

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