Lightspeed Champion announces new EP
Lightspeed Champion has just announced details of a new EP containing unreleased material. The four track Bye Bye EP will be available on 10” (RUG387T) and via digital download (RUG387D) from 13th December 2010.
The EP opens with a cover of the Beach Boys’ 'Til I Die', taken from their 1971 Surf’s Up album. The three tracks that follow were arranged by legendary composer and producer, Van Dyke Parks (Beach Boys, the Byrds, Joanna Newsom). 'Underwater There Is Nothing' is a version of the similarly titled track from his most recent LP, Life Is Sweet! Nice To Meet You. 'Bye Bye Icarus' and 'The Mess You're In' are previously unheard.