The Concept Behind Lesbian's Upcoming Album 'Hallucinogenesis,' Illustrated

It involves giant shroom asteroids and dinosaurs.

Lesbian was voted Best Metal Band in the 2015 Best of Seattle Reader Poll. To view the other winners, go here.

Seattle's doomy, psychedelic metal outfit Lesbian is not afraid of the concept album. And, as members of the band have expressed in previous interviews, they are also not afraid of shrooms. They love shrooms. Put the two together, and it probably isn't a surprise that the band's upcoming record, Hallucinogenesis (due out early 2016 on Translation Loss Records) is a dense, trippy concept album about shrooms. A shroom asteroid, to be exact. We asked the band to relay the amazingly surreal storyline for the record, and had local comic artist Seth Goodkind illustrate it in all its cosmic glory. No, unfortunately we don't have blacklight poster prints for sale, but maybe ask us later:

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