Feral Ward found some of the original pressing they did, so there aren’t very many of these. Yes, they are expensive due to band royalties. The debut LP from Japan’s one and only DEATH SIDE has finally received a proper US reissue – Never mind those shit euro bootlegs, these are top-quality legitimate reissues. Legendary Japanese hardcore at its best. No long-winded glamorizing write-up needed. “Death Side is the greatest hardcore punk band in Japan. They prefer to remain enigmas, hardly ever consenting to do interviews. Yet their popularity has grown tremendously in Japan over time … the four members of Death Side have been converting 100 energy into a pure hardcore explosion while continually adding to their music, mutating and progressing into a beast of their own.