M.T.V. 15.05.63 - 12.04.2017
[a psychopomp is a guide of souls, whose purpose is to escort deceased souls from Earth to The Afterlife] A Limited Edition of 1,000 copies containing:
~ A heart-wrenching collection of photographs from the Vainio family archive.
~ A broad range of artistic contributions (text, photographic and visual remembrances) from Mika's artist friends and collaborators.
~ An Updated and exhaustive Mika discography.
~ Jennifer Lucy Allens unedited transcript for her The Wire magazine 2013 Invisible Jukebox' one of Mikas most animated media responses.
~ A variety of Pansonic ephemera from Paul Smiths own Blast First archives.
+++ an album length exclusive CD of previously unreleased Pansonic performance recordings - Turku Moai - live on Rapa Nui.
( THIS IS NOT A MIKA VAINIO BIOGRAPHY OR MONOGRAPH)