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The Illusion of Safety


Thrice's second studio album, The Illusion of Safety, is available on exclusive Green with Black Splatter vinyl.

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This is a VMP Exclusive record, and you can't get this specific variation anywhere else.

Exclusive Features
color Green with Black Splatter
foil stamped Yes
numbered Yes
Other Features
exclusive VMP Exclusive
jacket style Direct-To-Board
jacket type Single
label Hopeless Records
mastering engineer Alan Douches
mastering studio West West Side Music
pressing location GZ Vinyl
release type Reissue

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Sometimes lauded as "the blueprint for the emo genre", Thrice's The Illusion of Safety combines heavy, tireless guitar riffs and at times screaming hardcore vocals. Peaking at 14 on the Billboard Independent Albums chart and 20 on Heatseekers Albums chart, The Illusion of Safety helped define and spearhead the post-hardcore genre and is an exciting ride the whole way. 

Limited to 750 copies, the VMP exclusive version of Thrice's The Illusion of Safety is pressed on Green with Black Splatter vinyl at GZ Vinyl. The 1 LP will arrive in a single, direct-to-board, foil-stamped and numbered jacket. It was mastered by Alan Douches at West West Side Music.

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