Washed Out to release ‘Eyes Be Closed’ Remix 12″

The first track from his upcoming album has been reworked by Grimes, Star Slinger, and Steve Moore. Stream the track here.

16.05.11

Words by: Charlie Jones

The first track to emerge from Washed Out upcoming album ‘Within And Without’ will be released as a 12” with accompanying remixes from Grimes, Star Slinger and Steve Moore (Zomby, Miracle).

Washed Out is Georgia musician Ernest Greene who, following a string of EPs on Mexican Summer, Mirror Universe Tapes, and his own self-released record, is due to put out his debut album on Subpop the July.

The ‘Within And Without’ 12” will by out on July 4th through new Domino imprint, Weird World, run by Jack Shankly of Transparent Records fame.

He’s also due to play the following European tour dates:
Friday 15th July – Lovebox Weekender, London, UK
Saturday 16th July – Hultsfred Festival, Sweden
Sunday 17th July – Festival De Affaire, Netherlands
Thursday 4th August – Festaal Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
Sunday 7th August – Nouveau Casino, Paris, France
Monday 8th August – Deaf Institute, Manchester UK
Tuesday 9th August – Scala, London, UK

Weird World will release Washed Out’s ‘Eyes Be Closed’ on 4th July 2011