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The Chemical Brothers and St. Vincent team up for “Under Neon Lights” — listen

on June 22, 2015, 9:00am

Photo by Ben Kaye

On July 17th, The Chemical Brothers will release their first album in five years, Born in the Echoes, via Astralwerks. The 11-track effort follows 2010’s Further and features guest appearances by St. VincentBeckQ-Tip, and Cate Le Bon. Already, we’ve heard “Sometimes I Feel So Deserted” and the Q-Tip featuring “Go”, but today, we finally receive their collaboration with the one and only Annie Clark, “Under Neon Lights”.

“We’re always looking to work with likeminded people who do something a bit different to us,” explains Tom Rowlands in a press release. “Annie is an amazing artist who was very up for experimenting.” No kidding. The track bubbles and bursts at a magnetic pace, pulsing with a rhythm that’s on par with the previous singles off the album. Towards the end, Clark intones, “Got no husband/ Got no wife/ All I want of you tonight…”

Listen and listen and listen below.

Born in the Echoes Tracklist:
01. Sometimes I Feel So Deserted
02. Go feat. Q-Tip
03. Under Neon Lights feat. St. Vincent
04. EML Ritual
05. I’ll See You There
06. Just Bang
07. Reflexion
08. Taste of Honey
09. Born in the Echoes feat. Cate Le Bon
10. Radiate
11. Wide Open feat. Beck
12. Let Us Build a City *
13. Wo Ha *
14. Go (Extended Mix) *
15. Reflexion (Extended Mix) *

* = deluxe edition

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