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Ballads To The Burning Twins

The Complete Song Lyrics Of The Deathray Bradburys

by Alexander Zelenyj and Elizabeth Walker

Ballads To The Burning Twins

72 pages

Their identities remain unknown. Their whereabouts, as well as that of their 225 followers who disappeared alongside them, remain unknown.

Their songs – of suicide and transcendence, pain and hope, myth and religion, violence and peace, innocence and evil, death and rebirth – will live forever.

They are the most infamous cult band in the history of rock and roll, and they may be much more than merely this: the legendary underground punk group the Deathray Bradburys who, along with 225 of their fanatical followers, disappeared from the face of the Earth as part of the fulfillment of a self-prescribed cosmic prophecy.

These are their collected lyrics, their message of peace and their promise to the damaged and heartbroken, of escape from a dark and threatening world.


There is a place
Far beyond all of this despair
We promise you, friends:
There is a place for us all.


This book is a first for Eibonvale Press - a poetry/lyrics/photography/essay collection printed on premium quality paper. It is a companion volume to Songs For The Lost in ways you will have to read them to grasp, but it also stands alone as a unique and bizarre artifact.


About The Author

Alexander Zelenyj was the author of the books Songs For The Lost, Experiments At 3 Billion A.M., and Black Sunshine. He lived in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, and was a devout follower of the Deathray Bradburys, compiling this volume circa 2000. He followed the band throughout its tours between 1997 and 2000, and is known to have been present at their final performance. He was one of the 225 fans who disappeared alongside the band in the summer of 2000. His whereabouts remain unknown.

About The Photographer

Elizabeth Walker was the author of the young adult fantasy novel, She Dreamed Of Dragons, as well as a variety of zines, most notably 398. She lived in Windsor, Ontario, Canada and, a devout fan of the Deathray Bradburys, followed the band throughout their touring life between the years 1997 – 2000. She documented her travels via numerous photographs, many of which are included in this volume. She was one of the 225 fans who disappeared alongside the Deathray Bradburys following their final performance in the summer of 2000. Her whereabouts remain unknown.

Zelenyj and Walker were the creators of the zine UnProm.




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