Sunday, July 27, 2008

LAB REPORT Excision 1997

excision (n.)

1.the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence

2.the act of banishing a member of the Church from the communion of believers and the privileges of the Church; cutting a person off from a religious society

3.surgical removal of a body part or tissue

4.the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage

[Origin: 1480–90; < L excīsiōn- (s. of excīsiō) a cutting out. ]

Artwork by Matthew Schultz, one of 2 remaining members of the band. Some of past contributors have included Genesis P Orridge of Throbbing Gristle and Lydia Lunch. Excision should be played when you're feeling a bit evil and creepy. Sleep with the lights on and one eye open.