Chapter I. Deep Space - This is one of the many unfolding adventures of Luc Gorgeous. Luc is hunched over in the cockpit of his space ship and bleeding profusely, desperately reaches for a button above him. As he pushes the button, time appears to stand still. Luc reaches for the wound on his side and seems satisfied. He sets a few coordinates on his ship and thinks to himself that his bounty won’t escape this time. He lights up a cigarette and adjusts his helmet and flies towards the planet in front of him.
Chapter II. Amor, est - Luc lands his ship on the planet’s crowded space port. In order to gain intel on his bounty, Luc finds a local bar and heads inside. In the corner of the bar he notices a woman looking over at him, gesturing for him to approach her. She seems out of place in the dingy bar, and Luc is caught off guard by her piercing eyes. He grabs a drink and approaches her table, noticing her incredible beauty, and is smitten. He takes a seat beside her, even taking his helmet off, revealing his scars, and to his surprise her gaze doesn’t falter. He seems to remember this woman…
Chapter III. Slider - As Luc takes his seat next to the mysterious woman, a pair of threatening-looking aliens approach them. They demand something from the woman in a foreign language and then point their weapons at her. Luc takes immediate action, and leaps from the table, easily disarming one of the aliens. To his surprise the woman had already knocked out the other alien. As the dust settles, other aliens in the bar begin to stand up and ready their weapons. A gun fight breaks out in the bar, and all hell breaks loose. In a split decision, Luc grabs the woman’s hand and dashes for the bar’s exit.
Chapter IV. Asteroid Chase - The pair quickly make their way through the crowded city, with the aliens from the bar in hot pursuit. The woman guides Luc through a maze of streets and then into a shadowy alley near the space port, and Luc momentarily thinks they are safe. As he turns to say something to her, she jabs a knife into his side. As he grabs his wound, confused, she exclaims to him that there is a price on his head. Luc reels backwards out of the alley and limps towards his ship at the space port, boarding his ship and taking off with the woman only moments behind. As he boards his ship and escapes the planet, he finds himself in the middle of an asteroid belt. He expertly pilots his ship through the asteroids as the woman attempts to pursue him in her own ship. She can’t manage to evade the asteroid field as expertly as Luc, and crashes her ship. Luc shoots out of the asteroid field and back out into deep space.
Chapter V. Luc’s Theme - Luc Gorgeous rests his hands on the controls of his ship. Floating through deep space he considers how he’s lost a bounty and a love. But such is the life of a bounty hunter. Reaching up to adjust his helmet, he realizes that he left it at the bar… He thinks about how he hadn’t left his helmet there last time he pressed the button. Bleeding out, he considers his options and decides to roll the dice, pressing the button once again...
released January 16, 2017
All tracks written, recorded, produced, mixed, and mastered by: Corey English & Lawrence Grivich
Artwork by: Dan Fadness (danielfadness.artstation.com)
Story by: Corey English, Lawrence Grivich, and Ilya Litoshik