Whether you’re simply sightseeing, enjoying temporary flights of fancy or considering a more permanent relocation, Aesop Rock’s all-new Spirit World Field Guide offers 21 insightful chapters of firsthand know-how into the terrain, wildlife, and social customs of our parallel universe.

The narrator’s vast expertise of multiple global entry points and various modes of interdimensional transport informs a rich tapestry of tips, tricks and tools to unfailingly aid in your ultimate survival. If you are among the countless individuals who find themselves feeling both dead and alive at the same time, the information contained within may serve as an invaluable asset to your journey.

The album release date is November 13, but it’s available for pre-order now at AesopRock.com

The album’s parallel world comes into vivid, breathing focus via a music video for “The Gates,” directed by Rob Shaw, utilizing illustrations by Justin “CORO” Kaufman, who also designed the album’s vivid cover. Watch what happens when the spirit world merges with the third dimension.