Manic Street Preachers: Journal For Plague Lovers remixed!

British Sea Power, St Etienne, Four Tet and more all take on a track

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Manic Street Preachers have enlisted the help of a host of artists, including British Sea Power, Four Tet and St Etienne to remix a track each from their album Journal For Plague Lovers.

The album, which was released this month, features missing member Richey Edwards’ lyrics.

The entirely remixed Journal For Plague Lovers will be released later this year, but in the meantime, a first listen will come via a remix EP, available to buy from Monday June 15. It is also streaming from today (June 10) over on music site Spotify.

Manic Street Preachers’ Journal For Plague Lovers remixes are as follows:

Andrew Weatherall ‘Peeled Apples’
Saint Etienne ‘Jackie Collins Existential Question Time’
British Sea Power ‘Me And Stephen Hawking’
Patrick Wolf ‘This Joke Sport Severed’
Optimo (Espacio) ‘Journal For Plague Lovers’
The Pariahs ‘She Bathed Herself In A Bath Of Bleach’
Adem ‘Facing Page Top Left’
New Young Pony Club ‘Marlon JD’
The Horrors ‘Doors Closing Slowly’
Errors ‘All Is Vanity’
Four Tet ‘Pretension/Repulsion’
Fuck Buttons ‘Virginia State Epileptic Colony’
Underworld ‘William’s Last Words’
Jonathan Krisp ‘Bag Lady’

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