Black Pumas Release Deluxe Edition Album Out Now
Black Pumas, the Austin duo of frontman/songwriter Eric Burton and producer/guitarist Adrian Quesada, release the deluxe reissue of their self-titled debut album digitally today. The deluxe reissue includes a set of bonus tracks – three new unreleased originals (“I’m Ready,” “Red Rover,” “Black Cat,” the band’s first new songs since the album’s release last summer); three live in-studio versions(“Colors,” “Oct 33,” “Confines”); a live version of “Know You Better” recorded at C-Boys Heart & Soul, the Austin club where the band first made a name for itself; and covers of the Beatles’ “Eleanor Rigby,” Death’s “Politicians in My Eyes,” Bobby “Blue” Bland’s “Ain’t No Love in the Heart of the City,” and Tracy Chapman’s “Fast Car.”
The physical edition of the record, which comes as 2 LPs featuring new artwork and a gatefold with unpublished in-studio and live photographs and 7 inch, is out October 9.
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