Morcheeba announce the release of an exclusive Record Store Day 12” Vinyl, 'Blackest Blue - The Remixes', which will include a progressive electronica/chill house remix of 'Sounds Of Blue' from producer Gui Boratto, whilst upcoming prolific producer and multi-instrumentalist Kutiman reworks ‘The Moon’.
British giants of electronic music Orbital have also switched up the signature Morcheeba 'chill' vibe of 'Namaste' to an electronic drum and bass dancefloor stomper, with eccentric French musician and produer Voyou providing another take on ‘The Moon’. Morcheeba’s latest album ‘Blackest Blue’ is available on all Platforms.
The upcoming 12” Vinyl follows the acclaimed release of Morcheeba’s 10-track ‘Blackest Blue’ album in May 2021, which was described as “bold, mercurial, and enthralling” by Albumism. Re-imagined by an impressive array of international producers and remixers, 'Blackest Blue - The Remixes', is the perfect accompaniment and extension of the full-length project This package, and signifies the enduring legacy of Morcheeba.
After having to postpone their live tour dates, Morcheeba will finally be able to celebrate the release of their latest studio album ‘Blackest Blue’. The ‘Blackest Blue’ UK tour, a celebration of 25 years of Morcheeba, will see the band headlining Birmingham’s O2 Academy 2 on Wednesday 4th May 2022, Manchester’s Academy 2 on Thursday 5th May, London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on Saturday 7th May and Brighton’s Chalk on Wednesday 11th May. Tickets are on sale now and available.
This summer Morcheeba will play festivals across UK and Europe, In the UK Morcheeba will perform at High Tide Festival in Bournemouth, Readipop Festival in Reading, Sin City in Swansea, Mid Wales Pavilion in Llandrindod Wells, Cheese & Grain in Frome, The Great Estate Festival in Cornwall.
Morcheeba’s global reach is impressive, taking them to every corner of the world. Their signature chilled electronic/organic sound has been border-hopping ever since the London-based band emerged as a household name. Their latest album ‘Blackest Blue’ is a refined collection that fuses previous incarnations and sound of the band - such as downbeat, chill, electro-pop & soul - into one cohesive record that delves into the soul of the band’s genre-mashing musical heritage.
Morcheeba will release 'Blackest Blue - The Remixes’ as an Exclusive Record Store Day 12” Vinyl available on 18th June at independent record shops globally.