Recorded May 1997 at the Hotel2Tango.
Band name, album title and image frame debossed on front cover.
Cover has a print glued in place, but not a photograph as on the first edition. This particular version has an image of a water tower.
Hand-drawn cross & catalogue number and Constellation logo stamp on back cover.
F♯ A♯ ∞ (pronounced "F-sharp, A-sharp, Infinity") is the debut studio album by Canadian post-rock band Godspeed You! Black Emperor. It was first released on August 14, 1997 by Constellation Records on vinyl and on June 8, 1998 by Kranky on CD. Recorded at the Hotel2Tango in the Mile End of Montreal, the album is devoid of traditional lyrics and mostly instrumental, featuring lengthy songs segmented into movements and wide dynamics. It was initially released in very limited quantities, and was mainly distributed through live performances and advertised by word of mouth.
A Nervous, Sad, Poor ... 20:48
B Bleak, Uncertain, Beautiful ... 17:37