Wild Beasts are to release a special edition of their fourth album, Present Tense, on 13th October 2014. To accompany the original, critically acclaimed album is a bonus disc of remix material from artists including Factory Floor, Juan Atkins, Lone, East India Youth, Sohn as well as a brand new remix of ‘Palace’ from Foals.

Listen to Foals’ remix of ‘Palace’, BELOW.

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The tracklisting for Present Tense – Special Edition is as follows:

1 Wanderlust
2 Nature Boy
3 Mecca
4 Sweet Spot
5 Daughters
6 Pregnant Pause
7 A Simple Beautiful Truth
8 A Dog’s Life
9 Past Perfect
10 New Life
11 Palace

DISC TWO (remixes)
1. Wanderlust - Factory Floor
2. Wanderlust - the field
3. A Simple Beautiful Truth - Lone
4. A Simple Beautiful Truth - Djrum
5. A Simple Beautiful Truth - East India Youth
6. Mecca - Juan Atkins
7. Mecca - Sohn
8. Palace - Steve Moore
9. Palace - Foals

The Special Edition will be available on Double CD (WIGCD279X) and as a Digital Bundle (WIG279XD), with an instant grat of the Foals remix (available to pre-order from 29th September). There will also be a limited edition white label 12” (RUG630T) to accompany the CD release, featuring the Juan Atkins, SOHN, Steve Moore and Foals remix, released on the same date. The 12” will be limited to 500 worldwide and available to purchase HERE.

Wild Beasts are also pleased to announce a very special, end-of-year event curated by the band at Canal Mills in Leeds on 11th December, entitled Soft Future. As well as a headline performance from Wild Beasts, there will be live sets on the night from special guests East India Youth, Nathan Fake and Fryars, with DJ sets from Evian Christ and Forest Swords. Tickets will be available on pre-sale from Wednesday 17th September at 10am, and general sale from Friday 19th September at 10am. The night will take place from 7pm-2am. 18+ ID will be required.


Fri 26 Sep 2014 Argentina Buenos Aires Complejo Al Rio W/ Franz Ferdinand

Sun 28 Sep 2014 Chile Santiago Movistar Arena W/ Franz Ferdinand

Tue 30 Oct 2014 UK Liverpool Liverpool Music Week Festival

Sun 02 Nov 2014 Japan Tokyo Hostess Club Weekender @ Studio Coast

Tue 04 Nov 2014 Taiwan Taipei Hostess Club Weekender @ Legacy

Sat 08 Nov 2014 Singapore Singapore Hostess Club Weekender @ The Coliseum

Fri 21 Nov 2014 Germany Leipzig Electronic Beats Festival 2014 W/ Warpaint

Wed 26 Nov 2014 UK London The O2 W/ The National

Thur 11 Dec 2014 UK Leeds Canal Mills (support from East
India Youth, Evian Christ (DJ), Nathan Fake, Fryars & Forest Swords (DJ)

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