To celebrate the recent release of their new track Wanderlust, Wild Beasts are offering fans the opportunity to get their hands on a cost free download of Wanderlust – The Field Remix.
And it’s the week of giving apparently, as 5 signed copies of the limited edition white label 12” are available to win by simply retweeting posts from @Dominrecordco – so don’t miss out!
The remix completely reinvents the track off Wild Beasts brand new album Present Tense. Stripping the original record back completely, we are left with a hypnotic tune that sends you into a trance, dreaming of summer. The tune is repetitive, but not in the annoying sense as you become addicted to pressing replay.
Present Tense provides us with more of the electronica style in the remix, taking great influence from the 1980-90s music scene and reviving it as the band add their own unique twist to the music they produce.
But this orginial approach to music does not come effortlessly as Wild Beasts took a step back from touring for the past year to solely focus on creating each track on Present Tense.
Spending a large proportion of their time in London both writing and producing their songs, the band worked with the likes of Lexxx and Leo Abrahams to produce the complex album full of personality and
Despite shying away from gigs last year, Wild Beasts have changed their tune and are now performing in venues across the UK including the Albert Hall in Manchester, The Arches in Glasgow and the Brixton Academy in London. Fans have no doubt been anticipating this mini tour, so grab tickets before you’re left with nothing but regret.
Anticipate those summer vibes in sheer bliss by downloading the remix, better yet buy the whole album and it’ll feel as if the good weather and sense of freedom is right on your doorstep!
Words: Sarah Mushet