Free download from Mick Harvey taken from new solo album 'Four (Acts of Love)'Posted on 25/04/13
Former Bad Seed and PJ Harvey collaborator Mick Harvey returns to the UK and Europe for a series of dates, including an album launch show at Lexington, London on 5 May with Duke Garwood announced as support. The tour will follow the release of his new solo album, "Four (Acts of Love)", out on Mute on 29 April 2013. This is Harvey's 6th solo studio album, and the follow up to 2011's "Sketches from the Book of the Dead".
The album features original compositions by Mick Harvey alongside a song by long time collaborator PJ Harvey ("Glorious") and interpretations of The Saints’ "The Story of Love", Van Morrison’s "The Way Young Lovers Do", Exuma’s "Summertime in New York" and Roy Orbison’s "Wild Hearts (Run Out of Time)".
You can download "I Wish That I Were Stone" taken from "Four (Acts of Love)" below plus also listen to more excerpts in the included video trailer.
In related news, Mick Harvey has also announced a performance of interpretations of the songs of Serge Gainsbourg at ATP's Yeah Yeah Yeahs curated I’ll Be Your Mirror on 4 May.
Later this year Mick Harvey will release a box set of his songs of Serge Gainsbourg, translated into English featuring the albums "Intoxicated Man" (1995) and "Pink Elephants (1997)" and bonus tracks.
Posted by B. Van Isacker
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