MonsterPants Radio & Riding A Black Unicorn Instrumentals

Voltaire will be on MonsterPants Radio today at 3pm EST / Noon PST. (Which is 8PM GMT.)

The Riding a Black Unicorn instrumental/karaoke album is now available for download over at CDBaby!
It has all the songs available as instrumentals and as karaoke tracks + Riding a Black Unicorn as an instrumental without the sound effects.

The Devil’s Bris Anniversary Edition & Jersey Devil

The anniversary edition of The Devil’s Bris, called The Devil’s Bar Mitzva, is now available on Projekt Records!

The tracklist is the same, but the new version is a digipak and comes with a sticker and a signed art card! There is also a rumour that the album will also be released on vinyl later this year: “There’s a rumor that The Devil’s Bris might be released on vinyl around Halloween. Still just a rumor though..” (Via Facebook)

The page for Call of the Jersey Devil has also been updated with an excerpt from Chapter 10!

Bunnypocalypse

Voltaire uploaded a new song called “Bunnypocalypse” to his YouTube-channel.

The lyrics have been added to the lyrics-section.

And a reminder, Voltaire will be appearing on the game AdventureQuest Worlds this Friday, the 13th of April.

A lot of news: A possible Devil’s Bris Vinyl, Deady toys, BiTrektual, Karaoke CDs, Demo releases and more!

The Devil’s Bris is possibly going to be released on Vinyl.

Voltaire said in this tweet that “There is talk of releasing The Devils’ Bris (1998) on vinyl around Halloween.” (Thanks to Matt Perron for the tip!)

Voltaire’s newest Deady Custom toy, a collaboration with Disney and Play Imaginative in Singapore can be viewed on Voltaire’s Website.

Site updates

There are now pages for BiTrektual and Call of the Jersey Devil on Vorutania. The menu has been updated so that there is now a drop-down menu for Voltaire’s written things seperately from the rest of the Art.

Release dates list

Voltaire uploaded a huge list of his upcoming projects to his website. The list mentioned the following releases:

- Karaoke versions of his albums Riding a Black Unicorn and Hate Lives in a Small Town. Both will be digital.
- A digital release of an old demo cassette he released around 1995 when his artist name was Cave Canem. (Latin for “Beware of the Dog”) A possible (not confirmed) tracklist of the demo is:

- Nothing Is
- Ravens Land
- Life

Found in this photo album on his Facebook. There may be more songs on the digital release.

- More toys! “Deady Bunny”, “Sleezter Bunny”, “Death Bunny” and “Sleezter Deady” will be released by Toy2R around Easter. Two of the designs can be viewed at the Deady Website.

- Another AdventureQuest Live Event, on Friday the 13th of April. The theme of the event will be “Bunnypocolypse”.- BiTrektual’s release date will be sometime late summer of 2012.

- The re-release of the Chi-Chian-comics in graphic novel format will be sometime this year. It is currently being coloured.

The Devil’s Bris 13th Anniversary Edition

The Anniversary edition of The Devil’s Bris is going to be a Deluxe Edition and will have a signed card. Voltaire says on his Facebook-page: "I’m signing these for the 13th year anniversary of The Devil’s Bris. I’d get paid the same with our without the signed card. Projekt and I just thought it was a nice touch." On the same page, Projekt’s Sam Rosenthal says: "Yep – they’re for the 13th Anniversary edition of THE DEVIL’S BRIS. It’s one of Projekt’s classics, and I thought it would be nice to create a "Deluxe Edition." I appreciate you signing all of those!!!! : )"There is also a contest happening on Voltaire’s Twitter Account right now, where you can win five of his vinyl toys! Head over there and do the following for a chance to win: "Voltaire vinyl toy contest rules! Copy and paste "@AurelioVoltaire #vinyltoycontest Deady is" and finish the sentence. One grand prize and 5 runners up. Grand prize wins 4 Voltaire vinyl toys from an earlier tweet. 5 runners up win a Deady Not Bootleg toy! voltaire.net/toy_gallery"

The Devil’s Bris Anniversary Edition..?

Looks like the anniversary-edition of The Devil’s Bris is finally on it’s way… From Sam Rosenthal of Projekt Records:"My plan is to do "deluxe editions" on many of the titles I re-press (at the printer right now: Voltaire Nyc’s THE DEVIL’S BRIS (13th anniversary deluxe edition)!)."

The Trouble with Tribbles

Voltaire has uploaded a new BiTrektual-song called "The Trouble With Tribbles" onto his YouTube. The lyrics have been added to the Lyrics Page.

Docking Bay 94

You can now listen to a new song, "Docking Bay 94" on Voltaire’s YouTube-channel, The Lair of Voltaire:Additionally, the lyrics have been added to the Lyrics Page.

A Lot of News

- Instrumental versions of the songs on Riding a Black Unicorn may be released at some point, although any more information like format about it is unknown. Karaoke was mentioned, though! (Source)- Voltaire has uploaded more vlogs, including a few "How to Play"-videos. So far the songs Ex Lover’s Lover and Ravens Land have been covered. Other videos include a chat with Gopal Metro of Bella Morte and Ask Voltaire: Episode 1. – To send in your questions for new Ask Voltaire-vlogs, you can go to Voltaire’s website.- To The Bottom of the Sea has been uploaded in full to The Lair of Voltaire YouTube-Page, including a video introducing the album and three "about these songs"-videos. Click here for the specific playlist. – There is a repackaging of The Devil’s Bris in the works. Perhaps it is the belated Anniversary Edition, talked about in the Vorutania & Voltaire Interview from 2010? (Source)- A Deady Bunny-toy is planned for a possible Easter 2012 release. (Source)- Voltaire is considering releasing an album of his Star Trek/Star Wars-songs named "BiTrektual". (Source) – He has also written a few new songs which seem like they would fit right in on the possible album: "Docking Bay 94", "The Trouble with Tribbles", "BiTrektual", with lyrics snippet from the songs: – "Come on let’s not fight and get all intellectual, why don’t we join sides and be bi-trekual!" (BiTrektual, Source) – "They’re fuzzy and they’re cute but I can never find the hole!" (Trouble with Tribbles, Source) – Docking Bay 94, that’s where we’re gonna meet and they’ll take me, take me, off of Tattoine. ‘Cause my family is gone and there’s nothing left for me on this barren wasteland, stuck in the dune sea." (Docking Bay 94, sources are here and here.)- Voltaire was on AdventureQuest Worlds on Friday the 13th. You can still play the adventure on aq.com. There are also design notes available with a little behind-the-scenes info here. The event page is here.

Voltaire on Toy Break Podcast

Voltaire is a co-host on this week’s Toy Host Podcast!You can view it here, on blip.tv or in the embed below:

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