Your cremated loved one's ashes can be pressed into a vinyl record


#1

Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2017/02/15/your-cremated-loved-ones-ash.html


#2

As long as I can have this …


#3

I’m conflicted about Step 6.

Also, Do used record bins become cemetaries? sacred spaces? or just haunted?


#4

I am conflicted. Can I have my organs harvested for donation and the rest cremated and turned into a mix tape? I like the idea of ‘a final message’ but I really do want to donate (no really I do not want to die because that terrifies me but that is not possible outside of theology so next best thing. What do do with the meat puppet left behind.)


#5

Or, if you didn’t love them all that much, have them pressed into an album they hated.


#6

Reminds me of Mark Gruenwald’s ashes mixed into the ink of the first printing of the Squadron Supreme trade paperback.


#7

Can I get mine made so it has an even more disturbing message when played backwards?


#8

That kinda falls under: How can I miss you if you won’t go away.


#9

I told my husband I want to be made into this:


#10

That is a tough, tough question. But if I had to choose, it would be A Love Supreme


#11

It would turn out that really annoying relative would wind up with an equally annoying scratch-skip on their album.


#12

It’s been known to happen.


#13

All three?


#14

Both good choices, but I’d go for brevity:


#15

I played this at my best friend’s wake…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pS8Hi-HAIgs


#16

Seems obvious in hindsight, but couldn’t the record be stories told by the deceased?


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