Goldfrapp have announced the release of Silver Eye: Deluxe Edition, out on 6th July on Mute. The set includes a re-recording of the original album’s track ‘Ocean’, now performed as a duet with Dave Gahan from Depeche Mode. Speaking on the release of the new track, the band explain: “Working with Dave Gahan on the new version of Ocean has been a real honour for us as a band. We’re thrilled to finally share this collaboration with the world”.
Silver Eye: Deluxe Edition is a two-disc set featuring new artwork and a bonus disc of remixes and alternate versions, including a previously unreleased remix of Anymore from the band’s Will Gregory. Full track list for the album detailed below.
Upon its initial release in March 2017, Silver Eye charted at number 6 on the UK album chart. Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory of the band made the record in collaboration with John Congleton, the Grammy winning producer of St. Vincent, John Grant and Wild Beasts. They also worked with Bobby Krlic, aka the Haxan Cloak and Brian Eno collaborator Leo Abrahams on the album.
Goldfrapp will be heading out for a number of live dates this summer, to coincide with the release of Silver Eye: Deluxe Edition. The band will be playing at British Summer Time festival with The Cure in London on the 7th July, as well as at Standon Calling and Deer Shed Festival. Full dates are listed below.