download errors remix of maximo park 'hips and lips'

 

As noted here, latter day Britpop icons Maximo Park return this summer with The National Health. The second single from the forthcoming album is the broken-hearted lament “Hips And Lips.” It’s a nice departure, which we’ll get to in a moment, but I’m more taken with the b-side — a remix from Scottish electro rockers Errors.

It’s rather reserved as remixes go, but it’s a great slow build that focuses on Paul Smith’s terrific chorus:

As for the original version, it substitutes synths for angular guitars in the verses, but the chorus is hook-filled bombast as usual:

Look for The National Health June 19th.

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