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Press Releases

  • Metanoia Press announces a book about Xxenogenesis and his hypnotic cult album, SeXxenogenesis #1 (1973)

    Metanoia Press announces a book about Xxenogenesis and his hypnotic cult album, SeXxenogenesis #1 (1973)

    Metanoia Press announces that it has signed contracts today with Scott Michaelsen (Michigan State University) and Louis Kaplan (University of Toronto) to publish the first-ever book about the mysterious figure known only as “Xxenogenesis,” the creator of a rare spoken word album called SeXxenogenesis #1 (private press, 1973). Copies of this gorgeous, gatefold psychonautic adventure are quite scarce, often trading for upwards of $100 in collectors’ circles, and a small cult of devoted listeners has developed over the years that includes DJ Lance Rock of Yo Gabba Gabba! fame, “Station Manager Ken” at WFMU radio, Los Angeles artist Astral Eyes, Nora Keyes of Fancy Space People, and Germs drummer and author Don Bolles. Read more…