Saint Etienne ‘Fox Base Beta’


Saint Etienne
Fox Base Beta

1. This Is Radio Etienne 0:53
2. Only Love Can Break Your Heart
3. Wilson
4. Carnt Sleep
5. Girl VII
6. Spring
7. She’s The One
8. Stoned To Say The Least
9. Nothing Can Stop Us
10. Etienne Gonna Die
11. London Belongs To Me
12. Like The Swallow
13. Dilworth’s Theme

Foxbase Beta, a re-working of their classic debut album, Foxbase Alpha.

Re-produced by the electro pop genius Richard X, Foxbase Beta is a ‘spruced-up’ yet reverential re working of the original album – it is essentially a 2009 up-date of Foxbase Alpha, giving it a shot of vodka and a loving caress.

The album will be initially available via the group’s web site as a limited edition double disc CD of 3000 copies only. A single disc version will available via Rough Trade shops. The double-disc release will feature Foxbase Beta and a second disc of the band in conversation with Richard X about the making of the album plus 3 unreleased bonus tracks from the original sessions; single disc copies feature Foxbase Beta only.

The album will be preceded by the release of a limited 12” featuring alternate mixes of the tracks from the album:
1. Only Love Can Break Your Heart – Richard X extended vocal
2. Only Love Can Break Your Heart – Richard X extended instrumental
3. Spring – Air France Remix
4. Girl 7 – Richard X Foxbase Beta album version

Available from:
The Heavenly Emporium

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