Vinyl LP pressing. Prosthetic Records presents Laurestine, the second full-length album by So Hideous. Laurestine is a masterpiece of sound and feeling that delivers on past promises and confirms the New York City band to be a true leader in it's field. On various levels, Laurestine's lyrics and music connect to tell this story. In reference to the seven-minute space between life and death, the number seven dominates - the seven tracks are riddled with 7/4 and 7/8 time signatures. The songs' lyrics are written in the voices of both the protagonist and his guide - these two narrators lead the listener on an unforgettable tour through anguish, melancholy, and ultimate triumph.