Beyond The Wizards Sleeve - The Soft Bounce [PHLP 07]
Two years since the release of their critically acclaimed debut LP, ‘The Soft Bounce’ on Phantasy, the sonic brotherhood known as Beyond The Wizards Sleeve delve into the archives to present a very special, expanded edition of the record (*digital only), including original demos, alternate versions and instrumental edits.
Listen to 'Creation (2009 Demo)'
*the demos are digital only. Not part of any physical products.
'Album Of The Week' - The Guardian ★★★★
'Alkan and Norris really do possess the magic touch' – Q ★★★★
“A brilliant debut which fizzes with inventiveness” - The Line Of Best Fit ★★★★★★★★
'A brilliant distillation of everything BTWS stand for' – Loud & Quiet ★★★★★★★★
'It’s been well worth the wait' – Mixmag ★★★★★★★★
'The Soft Bounce is a joy from start to finish' – Shindig ★★★★★
'The whole thing really is a treat' – 'Album Of The Month' Electronic Sounds
Beyond The Wizards Sleeve's début album 'The Soft Bounce'.
There is a choice of 3 formats (all featuring the same 11 tracks):
- Deluxe Gatefold Mirror Limited Edition [Black Vinyl + Downloads] £40
- Standard [Clear Vinyl + Downloads] £16
- CD Gatefold [Use dropdown to select this version] £11
You are looking at the standard version, pressed onto heavyweight clear vinyl.
As with the previous singles, the sleeve was designed by Erol Alkan and Phil Sims (Neighbour UK) based around a shot of the band's instruments by Ellis Scott, photographed in the old Decca studios in Finsbury Park.
Guests vocalists include Blaine Harrison of Mystery Jets, Euros Childs of Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci, Jane Weaver, Holly Miranda, Jon Savage and Hannah Peel.
- Delicious Light
- Iron Age
- Door To Tomorrow
- Diagram Girl
- Black Crow
- Tomorrow, Forever
- The Soft Bounce
- Finally First
- Third Mynd