The first single to be released from "Elysium", the new PSB album, is entitled "Winner" and will be given its world premiere next Monday morning, July 2nd, on The Ken Bruce Show on BBC Radio 2 in the UK between 9.30 and 12. On the next day, July 3rd, the track will become available for purchase from iTunes. On August 6th, the single will be released on CD (with three bonus tracks) and as two digital bundles (including bonus tracks and remixes). Like the rest of the album, "Winner" was produced in Los Angeles by Andrew Dawson and Pet Shop Boys. It has an orchestral arrangement by Joachim Horsley, Andrew Dawson and Ben Leathers. We will have confirmed worldwide release dates for "Elysium" next week. Meanwhile, as a taster for the new album, a video for a track entitled "Invisible" can be seen below.
The final set of albums in Pet Shop Boys’ definitive ‘Catalogue: 1985-2012’ series of reissues is released today. This fourth batch features remastered and repackaged editions of the albums ‘Behaviour’ from 1990, ‘Very’ from 1993 and ‘Bilingual’ from 1996.