New EPs planned for the new year
The two four track EPs, entitled The Dawn Raids will be available as a download and also as limited edition CDs. The CDs will be strictly limited to 2000 copies of each and will be available only via the Kscope store. The download will be available as an eight track bundle from all major download platforms from the end of January.
In addition to two versions of Tightly Wound the EPs feature several unreleased tracks. End Days is a specially written track to close Bruce’s writing for 2008. Due to popular demand, there are two tracks from the previous digital only EP Too Far Gone and Second Chance. Freefall is a previously unreleased track, but a live favourite, and The West Coast and February 17th are unreleased TU session tracks.
The full tracklists are:
The Dawn Raids Volume 1
(Due for release in January 2009)
Tightly Wound (extended version)
Free Fall (unreleased track, live favourite)
February 17th (session track)
Too Far Gone (previously digital only)
The Dawn Raids Volume 2
(Due for release in March 2009)
Tightly Wound (tight version)
The West Coast (session track)
End Days (brand new track)
Second Chance (previously digital only)
Back on the Road
The Pineapple Thief are back on the road playing live in December, and have already penned in a few dates for the new year, both home and abroad, the schedule so far reads:
12th December 2008 Jericho Tavern, Oxford
10th January 2009 The Musician, Leicester
23rd January 2009 John Dee (Ved Rockefeller), Oslo – Norway
7th February 2009 The Peel, Kingston-on-Thames
5th March 2009 Romein, Leeuwarden, Holland
6th March 2009 Mezz, Breda, Holland
7th March 2009 Kade, Zaandam, Holland
2nd May 2009 Québec City, Canada
More dates in both Europe and North America are due to be confirmed soon. The band will be spending the time between these dates writing and recording the new album which is due for release in spring 2010.
My Debt To You Remix Competition
One final piece of TPT news and Congratulations to Michel Simons, who was Bruce’s choice as the winner of the remix competition. You can hear the remix below.